Edinburgh City Council have plans to ban traffic from streets around city primary schools, including those in the Colinton area.
The Council are holding a consultation which can be viewed HERE or at https://consultationhub.edinburgh.gov.uk/sfc/school-streets-project-proposed-experimental-traff
The plan has now been updated to correct an error with regards Colinton Primary School
We do not wish to alarm unduly, but the police have reported a spate of targeted house break-ins across the city recently. It is believed that this is being co-ordinated by the same group of criminals. They seem to go for houses that are unlit, with a view to forcing entry, stealing car keys and any easily-snatched valuable items; they then steal the car to make their getaway