Action Porty

'Action Porty manage Bellfield, a place to belong. The former church is now in community ownership, and the various spaces are used for classes, celebrations, events and other community uses. They run exciting community volunteer run projects with plenty of development opportunities.


Current opportunities

DIY volunteers to meet at Bellfield once per fortnight to complete ongoing maintenance jobs: You will be working alongside 2-3 other people building skills and friendships whilst helping to maintain the building through completing jobs such as: Painting; window frames/ walls. Broken chairs (approx. 4-5 to be repaired). Fitting lights. Fixing doors, tables. General DIY/ odd jobs.

Volunteers needed to help the Bellfield Garden flourish. Group meets weekly on a Friday 10am-12:30pm to develop the garden space. Any volunteers welcome. No gardening experience necessary. Typical tasks include weeding, planting, plotting etc.

The Porty Film group have developed out of a shared passion for film and a desire to screen local, affordable films at Bellfield Portobello. The group have been successful in securing funding to train volunteers and screen a small number of films at Bellfield. Volunteers are now required to join the group to help bring this vison to life. You will work with the group to develop ideas, organise and run the first screenings. This is an exciting opportunity to be part of a creative film project.