what3words

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…

Crook Inn

News of The Crook!

Update on developments at the Crook Inn Site in Tweedsmuir From Tweedsmuir Community Company (TCC) Hopefully you have noticed increased activity as you passed the Crook Inn over the last couple of months . There has been a lot happening with the Crook Inn Phase 1 Café project over the Read more…

Big Energy Saving Month!

Introducing Warm and Well Scottish Borders – Big Energy Saving Month Thursday 28th January 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM  January is Big Energy Saving Month, a national campaign from Citizen’s Advice Scotland which aims to help people cut their energy bills and get the financial support they are entitled to. Join Read more…

Help and assistance

If you need any help or support or have any concerns during the current Covid lockdown or as a result of severe weather, please contact our resilient community coordinator Lesley Kirkwood – her contact details are in the email update from the TCC.  Alternatively, get in touch with Gavin Parker, chairman Read more…

Talla Reservoir

Tweedsmuir Talks

Tweedsmuir Community Company are putting together a series of talks on subjects relevant to our community. Usually they would run a series of events through the winter months to give us all a chance to get together and learn more about our wonderful village and its surrounding area. As we Read more…

Microgrant Forms

The following links will take you to the microgrant forms: SSE Youth Bursary Guidelines (1) SSE youth bursary application (pdf format) SSE microgrant guidelines SSE Clyde Borders microgrant application form (doc format) – for grants of up to £250 Ventient Glenkerie Community Fund Factsheet (pdf format) Ventient microgrant application form (pdf Read more…

Local Services Directory

This is a really handy directory of local services, recently updated. It contains everything from health and education services to local clubs and societies, useful tradespeople, sport and leisure facilities. Not forgetting political representatives and “good to know” contact details. If you would like to make any amendments or additions Read more…

#eastgateathome

#eastgateathome

Live theatre is one of the things we are really missing during this pandemic. With no firm dates yet for reopening, you can at least keep in touch with local venues through YouTube. The Eastgate Theatre in Peebles has a project, #eastgateathome, which shares a new curated playlist every week, Read more…

TCC Logo Competition

Can you help us create a logo and unique description of Tweedsmuir? Tweedsmuir Community Company needs to create a logo for the ‘Discover Tweedsmuir’ website that reflects all that Tweedsmuir has to offer. We would like to ask members of our community, of any age and ability to design an Read more…

Recycling Centres

Community recycling centres across the Scottish Borders have now been reopened, with a number of temporary restrictions in place. All seven recycling centres were closed by Scottish Borders Council (SBC) on 23 March in line with government ‘Stay at Home’ guidance to help combat the spread of Coronavirus. The Scottish Read more…