Monthly Archives: April 2015

Tour O The Borders 2015

The cyclists are coming! The Tour O The Borders will be coming south down the A701 and turning left up the Talla road on SUNDAY 9th AUGUST. The organisers are looking for 4 VOLUNTEERS to run a feeding station at the village hall. Volunteers would need to arrive before 6.30am and would be required until 11.30am. Volunteer marshals are also needed. Contact [insert contact] for details. Tour O The Borders will give a donation to The Crook Inn if we

Talla & Gameshope

Borders Forest Trust have recently purchased the Talla & Gameshope Estate, and gave a presentation at January’s Community Council meeting. They are keen to work with the local community to develop their plan for the area. Their aim is to restore the natural habitat, and the site borders their Carifran Wildwood project and the National Trust for Scotland’s Grey Mare’s Tail, giving them scope to develop a large area. The Community Council are working with Borders Forest Trust to set

Your new Council!

Tweedsmuir Community Council was established in January 2015 and is gradually developing its role in the local community. We will consult with local residents on a range of issues, represent our community to Scottish Borders Council and the Scottish Government, and act as a local forum for local events, initiatives and interests. For more about the role of Community Councils, see the Community Councils Scotland website. Click here for dates of meetings. More to follow as we develop our website!