Report - End October.
Information about recent local crimes.
Look out for Hare Coursing.
Laws regarding the selling and use of fireworks
Investment Fund opens to applications
groups and organisations in Perth and Kinross could share
in part of a major funding opportunity that opened on Friday
14 September 2018.
The Council's Community Investment Fund (CIF) will, between
2018-19 and 2019-20, provide £1.2million to community-led
projects that address local issues which meet the priorities
of the five Local Action Partnerships (LAPs) that cover
Perth and Kinross -----
Does your club or group need funding? Visit the Funding
Page which has monthy updates.
Community groups and individuals are again invited to apply
for grant funding from Kinross Community Council Newsletter
Ltd charitable company (KCCNL). This is the fund that has
built up over the years from profits made by the Kinross
Deadlines for applications are 30 September and 31 March.
more information and forms, click here
6th December Universal Credit (UC) was fully rolled out
in Kinross and surrounding communities.
Universal Credit is a new benefit Whilst this is indeed
a worry for many, help is available in Kinross.
Perth Citizens Advice Bureau continues to run the Benefits
Advice in Libraries (BAIL) service in Loch Leven Library.
The service is available by appointment only. To make an
appointment please call 01738 450581 or email Andrew.Scobie@Perthcab.casonline.org.uk
Birthday and Diamond Wedding Anniversaries. Do you know
anyone about to celebrate their 100th/105th birthday
or a couple celebrating their 60th, 65th or 70th Wedding
Anniversary? If so please contact Perth & Kinross
Council who would like to help them celebrate. See
poster for details.
everyone involved in the Tourism Industry in Kinross-shire.
You have heard of the Scottish NC 500.
Come along on Wed 21st at 6pm, The Green Hotel to hear about
the new Heart 200 covering Perth/Kinross/ Stirling/The Trossachs.
See invitation letter.
Club - Quiz Night. Saturday 17th November. Teams of 4 are
invited to take part in this fun, fundraising evening. See
poster for details.
support the Loch Leven Heritage Trail Scooter Scheme by making
a donation to our crowdfunding campaign at: crowdfunding
No matter how small, your donation will help to ensure people
with impaired mobility can enjoy this wonderful area and all
it has to offer.
Are you too fit and active to need to use a mobility scooter?
Then why not use this opportunity to make a gift on behalf
of someone you know who would love to have the opportunity
to explore the nature reserve with you!
press release to see how you can help.
Live music regularly at Backstage, in The Green Hotel.
pages for forthcoming dates.
Recovery & Conversation Cafe.
This weekly group is for anyone with an interest in improving
their wellbeing and needing support on their recovery journey
from addiction or substance misuse. See
poster for further information
The Kinross Food Bank. Open every Tuesday and Thursday.
10 - 2. St Paul's Church. See
poster for details.
Are you an adult with a disability? Would you like there
to be more for you to do in Kinross?
Come along on Thursdays, 1pm - 3pm.
See poster for details.
"Stride for Life" Short walks every
Meet 2pm at the Day Centre
A short led walk around the town or on the Heritage
local people with ethical finance Perth and Kinross Credit
Union (PKCU) is now open for business in Kinross. Looking
for great value, ethical savings and loans?
PKCU will be open from 11am to 1pm every
Tuesday in St Paul’s Church Hall. Visit
the website. Read
comedy, mystery and lots more at Kinross-shire Winter
Kinross-shire is looking forward to a very busy end of year
with many events being organised throughout November and
December. Read the
Press Release for details and download the
Leven Community Library
Code Club, gives children,7-11 years, an
opportunity to learn to code, no matter who they are or
where they come from. The project introduces coding concepts
to allow children to build their knowledge incrementally.
New members welcome. Please contact the library to book
01577 867205 or email
and Crochet: Fancy coming along to a crochet club?
Chat, enjoy coffee and share hints and tips. Thursdays 10-11.30am.
Come along and join this small friendly group.
Groups at the Library
We currently have three book groups for adults running
at Loch Leven Community Library.
Crime book Group: Once a month on a Tuesday
General Book Group: Once a month on a
Friday morning 10.30-11.30am
Café Book Group: Once a month
on a Saturday morning 11.15am.
February meeting for Café Book group is Saturday
parents know that those early years before children go off
to school are vital in a child’s life and at Home-Start
we believe parents have the key role in creating a secure
childhood for their children.
group for children: Chatterbooks. For children
age 7-11 years. On the first Friday of the month. Spaces
are limited so please contact the libriary for more
Please contact the Library for the other book group
on Wheels Would
you, or someone you know, like books/multimedia delivered
to your home?- see
poster for details
Library - contact library for times and dates
Library Contacts: Tel: 01577 867205
It’s just that sometimes they need a bit of help ...your
A free and confidential service for people who have experienced
abuse in childhood. See
leaflet for phone number and details.
has launched a new telephone service for carers
of people aged 65 or over. Please
see the poster for details.
Carers of people aged 65 or over are welcome to call 01738
452214 to hear a friendly voice and receive emotional support.
FOR UNPAID CARERS. We offer therapies for unpaid
carers in Perth & Kinross. Any carers who are registered
with our service will be able to book in for a social therapy.
poster for details.