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Summer Holidays

Yoga continues on Thursday evenings from 7.30pm during July (excluding Thursday 11th July).

Toddlers is now closed for the summer.

       

27th July

Skirling/Broughton Area

From 11.00am

 

Amateur Cycle Race

Edinburgh Road Club is holding an amateur cycle race in and around the Skirling/Broughton area on Saturday 27th July, starting at 11am.

       

28th July

The Schoolhouse

2pm to 5pm

 

Scotland's Garden Scheme Open Day at Schoolhouse Flowers

Schoolhouse Flowers is opening up its doors on Sunday 28th July - a beautiful informal village garden which is home to Annie's cut flower business. In addition to the cutting beds there are herbaceous borders, a vegetable patch, young orchard and a recently created wildlife pond. Visit the scheme's website here to find out more.

There will be plants for sale as well and teas in the village hall. Tickets to the garden cost £4, children are free and all proceeds from ticket sales, teas in the village hall and plant sales go to Skirling Village Hall and SGS for their 3 charities.

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Youth Bursary Scheme

 

Clyde Wind Farm - Borders Youth Bursary Scheme

Skirling Community Council has been provided with a second year of funding for the 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

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Borders Community Fund

Next deadline:

4th August 2019

 

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 2019 are:

4th August and 27th October

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

Event Calendar (Skirling Village Hall)