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25th October

Skirling Village Hall

7pm to 9pm


First Aid Class for Pet Owners

Julie Devine will be running a first aid class for pet owners in Skirling Village Hall on Wednesday the 25th October.

The class will cost £5 per person with a reduced price of £2.50 per child (under 15). Refreshments are included.

1st Aid

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

10th November

Broughton Village Hall



Biggar Big Band

Upper Tweed Arts for All presents the Biggar Big Band, performing on Friday 10th November in Broughton Village Hall. Doors open at 7.30pm and there is a licensed bar. Tickets are £10, £5 for children and are available at Broughton Store or on the door. Click here for the poster.

Biggar Big Band

12th November

Skirling Kirk



Remembrance Day Service

The Remembrance Service and Act of Remembrance will take place at 11.30am on Sunday 12th November in Skirling Kirk, led by Rev Tony Foley.

Remembrance Day

18th November

Skirling Village Hall

9am to 5pm


Elementary Food Hygiene Class

With money provided by the Clyde Wind Farm, another Elementary Food Hygiene class has been organised in the village hall for Saturday the 18th November.

This is open to anyone in Skirling who already does, or would like to, help out at the lunch club or other catering events in the village hall.

It runs from 9am to 5pm, bring your own lunch and you will go home with a certificate.

If you would like to attend, or know someone who would, please contact Isobel Hunter or Katy Miller.


19th November

Skirling Village Hall

10.30am to 2.30pm


Family Lantern Making Workshop

Come and make a willow and tissue paper lantern with local artist Susheila Jamieson. Click here for the poster.

Suggested donation of £10 per family, but pay what you can afford!

Places are limited, so please contact Ingrid by email or call 07531 109497 to book your place.


22nd November

Skirling Village Hall



Village Hall AGM

Please join us for the Village Hall Committee's Annual General Meeting on Wednesday the 22nd November - the hall belongs to the villagers! There will be tea, coffee and cake.


Clyde Wind Farm - Borders Youth Bursary Scheme

Skirling Community Council has been provided with funding for the new Borders Youth Bursary Scheme. 

The money is to allow children in Skirling, 16 and under, to participate in sporting and artistic activities that they would otherwise not have access to, due to our rural location and/or lack of funding.

For more details, please click here.

To apply, please download the following:

Guidelines | Application Form


September 2017 to March 2018

Broughton Village Hall

7pm for 7.30pm start


Upper Tweed Community Cinema

Welcome to the Film Club's 2017/18 Autumn/Winter season.

Membership is £20 per person for all six screenings and includes a complimentary drink. For more details, click here for the leaflet.

Film Club

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