Category Archives: Town centres

Edinburgh Wayfinding project

The Council along with other key partners is working on delivering a Wayfinding system for Edinburgh, similar to other towns and cities in the UK.  The aim of the project is to encourage walking and the exploration of the City … Continue reading

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Southside Place Standard Online Survey

Hello All, Last week (22nd and 26th November) we ran a couple of Place Standard events at Southside Community Centre. The events were generally well attended, with some really good feedback from both sessions. What an experience! Thanks @planningedin and … Continue reading

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The Southside Place Standard

Hello, The Southside Placemaking Exercise The City of Edinburgh Council in partnership with various organisations from the Southside, will be holding a Placemaking exercise to get your views on what you think works well and what doesn’t work so well … Continue reading

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New planning guidance for Bruntsfield/Morningside and Leith Town Centres

New guidance has been approved for Bruntsfield/Morningside and Leith town centres. The guidance looks at activities in these town centres such as shopping, walking and visiting and will be used to improve these places for all users. We had the … Continue reading

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Bruntsfield/Morningside and Leith Town Centres

Your views on the Bruntsfield/Morningside and Leith Town Centres  We are now consulting on draft guidance for Bruntsfield/Morningside and Leith town centres and would like your views on how we plan for these places. You can give us your views … Continue reading

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Shops in Edinburgh’s town centres

Did you know that Edinburgh has eight town centres? These are Brunstfield/Morningside, Corstorphine, Gorgie/Dalry, Leith/Leith Walk, Nicolson Street/Clerk Street, Portobello, Stockbridge and Tollcross. Recently we’ve been asking people about shop uses in their area and what else they would like to see such as cafes, offices … Continue reading

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