LOCAL LANDMARK COULD GET SWALLOWED
The Edinburgh-based Thistle Property Group has applied for planning permission to retain the façade of the old Canon Mill at 1-3 Canon Street and demolish the building behind.
They want to create 11 new flats (8 x 1-bedroom, 2 x 2-bedroom, 1 x 3-bedroom), with commercial space at ground-floor level (Ref. 17/05967/FUL).
TIME TO HAVE YOUR SAY
DIGITAL DISPLAY PLAN ADJACENT TO PAOLOZZI PALM
Some observers regard the proposed reshuffling of Paolozzi’s ‘Manuscript of Monte Cassino’ as an ill-conceived guddle: a half-baked compromise in the Picardy Place re-design.
ADVERTISING DRUM PROPOSAL FOR St ANDREW SQUARE
While Edinburgh collectively takes stock/girds loins/throws hands up in despair over the future of Picardy Place, here is a little planning problem you can help resolve today.
DAVID YOUNG CAN HARDLY CONTAIN HIS EXCITEMENT
1. Hullo – it looks like major work is underway in Edinburgh city centre.
2. What can it be?
A planning application for the erection of a ‘Festival Village’ above Waverley Mall will go before the Development Management Subcommittee tomorrow.
BATTLE FOR OLD ROYAL HIGH ENTERS NEW PHASE
Over 100 guests assembled in the Scottish Parliament building at Holyrood last night in a reception aimed at pushing the cause of the Perfect Harmony campaign.
Perfect Harmony promotes the interests of St Mary’s Music School and the Royal High School Preservation Trust which, together, want an expanded St Mary’s to move into a conservation-led redesign of Thomas Hamilton’s building and adjacent spaces on Regent Road.
MAJOR DEVELOPMENT IN LINE FOR BONNINGTON
Staff from Montagu Evans LLP met Leith Central Community Council on Monday to discuss a pre application notification for new housing and commercial properties on Bonnington Road Lane (Ref. 17/03256/PAN).