News and Events



Skirling Honeybee Project Update

April now has some honey for sale from our village colonies! Click here for an update on our bees and how to get in touch to order your honey.

Honey bee

BT Fibre Broadband

BT Fibre Broadband is now available in Skirling. To find out more, please visit their website at

Please click here for an update and quick questionnaire.


Skirling in Bloom

Caron, Ian & Joyce  have now planted out the village tubs for the summer and Ian has aso been doing some great tidying up at the War Memorial.

If would be great if people would be kind enough to give the tubs some water if they are located close to their homes.

Thanks to all!




Cream Tea & Sunflower Growing Competition

Thanks to everyone who took part in the sunflower growing competition - Judy won with a whopping 2.64m sunflower and congratulations also to Amelie, who won the childrens' competition.

The cream teas raised £136.00 towards village hall funds.


2nd November

Skirling Village Hall

12pm to 1.15pm



Skirling First Thursday Lunch Club

The next Skirling First Thursday Lunch Club will be on Thursday 2nd November.

Join your neighbours for soup, a sandwich, tray-bake and a cuppa, all for £2 per person, or 50p for children under 5.

If you need a lift to the hall, or would like to volunteer to bake, make soup or serve, please call Isobel on 860 274.

Skirling First Thursday Christmas Lunch (7th December)

To book your place for our popular Christmas Lunch, please ring Isobel on 860 274 or book by email. There will also be a sheet to fill in on the 2nd November.

Lunch Club

3rd September

Skirling Village Hall

7.30pm to 9pm


Skirling Poetry Circle

The Skirling Poetry Circle will be meeting on Sunday 3rd September, for the for the reading, writing and general enjoyment of poetry.

Please come along and bring a favourite poem that you have written or read - all welcome!

For more information, see the attached poster. Any questions, please contact Gavin Mitchell on 07964 667781 or Chris Burn on 07814 074453, or send an email to

Skirling Poetry Circle


Skirling Village Hall

9.30am and 10.45am


Pilates Classes - With Sue Pay

Pilates classes are available in Skirling on Tuesdays, run by Sue Pay. Please click here for more information.

Intermediate and advanced class: 9.30-10-30am and beginner class: 10.45-11.45am.

More information about Pilates.

The class will be £5.00 per session to be paid on the day. Please call Sue to find out more and to book your place on 07988 171875 or 01899 860253.



Skirling Village Hall

7.30pm to 9pm


Skirling Yoga

The yoga classes return on Thursday evenings from Thursday 24th August, run by Louise Armour. Each session costs £5. Please bring a yoga mat and blanket if possible. Suitable for all ages and abilities.



Skirling in the 1920s



Historic Skirling

The Clarkson family provided some fascinating documents about, and photos of, events in Skirling in the 1920s - these include the Skirling War Memorial Dedication in 1920 and the Skirling Reading Room & Recreation Club Report from 1927-28, which includes the agreement to build a new village hall and details about a fete held to support its funding. To read the documents, please click on the links below:

Skirling War Memorial Dedication | Skirling RR&R Club Report 1927-28

To see the photos, please visit the gallery.


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