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Burns' Night Supper

Please click here to see pictures of the Burns' Night Supper in Skirling Village Hall on the 24th February. Many thanks to Julie Devine.


Throughout March

Peebles Library


Peebles Library Events - March 2018

From Readers' to Writers' Groups, Woodland Trust and RNIB Drop In sessions, Peebles Library has a lot on this March - please click here for more details and contact information.


10th March

Newlands Centre

10am to 4pm



Spring Bulbs and Craft Show

The Peebleshire Federation SWI is holding a spring bulbs and craft show at the Newlands Centre in Romanno Bridge on Saturday 10th March. This is a community effort with floral art and special displays of toys and games. £2.00 entry.


20th May

Skirling Village Green


Car Boot Sale - date for your diary

The annual Christian Aid car boot sale is scheduled for Sunday 20th May. More details nearer the time.



Borders Community Fund

Next deadline: 25 April



Clyde Wind Farm - Borders Community Fund (£25,000)

Grants of up to £25,000 are available for community groups in Skirling to support projects which:

  • enhance quality of life for local residents
  • contribute to vibrant, healthy, successful and sustainable communities
  • promote community spirit and encourage community activity

The deadlines for application in 2018 are:

25th April | 1st August | 28th November

If you have an idea for our community and would like the support of a local group, please do not hesitate to get in touch via the Community Council or the Skirling Village Hall Committee.

Application Form | Guidelines | Website



Youth Bursary Scheme


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, 18 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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Event Calendar (Skirling Village Hall)