NTBCC March meeting agenda – UPDATE

As well as the normal items, the agenda includes a presentation and Q & A on the revised hotel proposal for the former Royal High School by Duddingston House Properties and Urbanist Hotels development team – see planning application 17/00588/FUL. with representatives from Urbanist Hotels, Hoskins Architects and Sorrell Associates.

In addition, given the various news items on the proposed closure of Leith Street (between Waterloo Place and Calton Road) which is scheduled for discussion at next weeks Edinburgh Council Transport & Environment Committee, we will also be hearing from Donald Anderson (who is working with Henderson Global regarding the St James Centre) about the justification and background to the proposed closure of Leith Street for 44 weeks, starting after this year's Edinburgh Festival. More details can be found here.

 

 

Royal High School – latest plans

Are you interested in what's to happen to Edinburgh's Royal High School? If so, please come to New Town & Broughton Community Council's meeting on Monday 13 March (7:30pm at Broughton St Mary’s Church, Bellevue Crescent).
 
Duddingston House Properties and Urbanist Hotels development team are presenting their latest proposals. Thee will also be a Q&A session.
 
The planning application is on Edinburgh Council's planning portal at https://citydev-portal.edinburgh.gov.uk. (Search for reference 17/00588/FUL.)