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Oliver Field forestry proposal

You might like to read Councillor Heather Anderson’s Notes on a briefing meeting held with Douglas Howieson, Conservator of Forests for the South of Scotland. The notes explain the role and purpose of Scottish Forestry and the way in which the consultation process currently works. You can download the Briefing Read more…

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Upper Tweed Community Drivers

Subsidised transport for patients attending healthcare appointments, provided by volunteer drivers. Using the UTCD Service Available to any resident of Upper Tweed – Broughton, Tweedsmuir, Skirling or Stobo. The person using the service will be asked to make a donation, which varies depending on the length of the journey. Volunteer Read more…

R100 Broadband scheme

The Reaching 100% (R100) programme is a commitment to provide access to superfast broadband of 30 Megabits per second (Mbps) to every home and business in Scotland. In Tweedsmuir, based on the current engineering schedule, the superfast connection will be made in 2024. You can check your address on this Read more…

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What3Words

Living in Tweedsmuir, with postcodes that routinely send delivery drivers miles down the road, we are probably more aware than most people of the problems that can arise over identifying your location. So What3Words could have been tailor-made for us! If you haven’t come across it before, it is a Read more…

Tweedsmuir Talk - Kenny Martin

Tweedsmuir Talks

10 Tips to Improve your Photography 26th February at 7:30 PM via Zoom Here is the recording of Kenny Martin’s entertaining and useful presentation : Multi prizewinning professional photographer and Tweedsmuir resident Kenny Martin shows us how to improve our photography, by sharing ten handy tips.

update on fast broadband project

Update on broadband

Community Fibre Broadband Update You will be aware that for several years the Community Council has been working to improve broadband provision across Tweedsmuir. 18 months ago the Community Council secured funding from a combination of grants from the local windfarms alongside funding under the government gigabit vouchers scheme to Read more…