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Come to the Craighouse planning hearing – September 3rd

The council will be making its decision on the Craighouse planning application on the 3rd September in front of a public audience. The decision will be made by the planning committee, all of whom are councillors, with presentations from the … Continue reading

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LAST DAY TO OBJECT: TODAY FRI 4th July – email by midnight

A very short 2 minute video. How to Object Email: Emma.Wilson@edinburgh.gov.uk and say you object in your own words. It can be as long or as short as you like. Example really simple objection: “I object to 12/04007/SCH3. It is … Continue reading

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Enabling Development #fail: Undervalued sales prices – even larger profit for Craighouse Partnership

ONLY TIL FRI MIDNIGHT TO GO:  A QUICK HOW TO OBJECT: Object to Excessive “Scheme 3″  (Ref No: 12/04007/SCH3) and include your name and address. Include at least one material planning objection and anything else you want to say. For … Continue reading

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Buzzardtastic – Why our City Wildlife Sites like Craighouse are so Important (until 4th July to Object)

ONLY TIL FRI MIDNIGHT TO GO:  A QUICK HOW TO OBJECT: Object to Excessive “Scheme 3″  (Ref No: 12/04007/SCH3) and include your name and address. Include at least one material planning objection and anything else you want to say. For … Continue reading

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Last few days to save Craighouse – 4th July deadline (this Friday)

QUICK HOW TO OBJECT: Object to Excessive “Scheme 3″  (Ref No: 12/04007/SCH3) and include your name and address. Include at least one material planning objection and anything else you want to say. For more on How to Object and an … Continue reading

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Scheme 3: The latest proposals

We have been through the latest proposals for Craighouse, “Scheme 3” it is called, in quite a lot of detail and can now bring you a summary and some images. How does Scheme 3 differ to Scheme 2? Remember, schemes … Continue reading

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Scheme Three Submitted

Scheme 3 has now been submitted and the documents are being uploaded by the planning department to the planning portal. There are several hundred documents, so it takes a bit of time – and we do not know if all … Continue reading

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Wildlife at Craighouse and some of the Smaller Stars of the Site

You may remember that the Council have been trying to quietly drop large areas of the Craighouse site from the Local Biodiverstiy Site designation in their proposed New Local Plan. Craighouse is a very special place for wildlife. Not only … Continue reading

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Thanks for the support and an anonymous knitted protest appears on the site

Just to say a big thank you to everyone who objected to the excessive plans for Craighouse. We will be posting again soon with more information on a number of topics that had to take second place over this consultation … Continue reading

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Save Our Beautiful Craighouse Video – and How to Object (Only hours left)

Here is a very short film about Craighouse showing the site, why it’s so loved and some of what’s proposed plus interviews with residents and how to object. Please watch and pass it on – it’s only 4 mins! The … Continue reading

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