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Police Report - October.
Including information about local crimes and how to contact the police. You can also "have your say" by taking the online Police Survey.

Funding. Does your club or group need funding? See the October Funding Alert and updates
Electoral Registration Form
Local residents to receive visits to encourage completion of important voter registration information. See press release for details

Newsletter Grants
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 Newsletter.
Deadlines for applications are 30 September and 31 March.
For more information and forms, click here

Kinross Community Council
Minutes of Meetings and Agenda of next meeting.

Milnathort Community Council
Minutes of Meetings and Agenda of next meeting.

Big Stories, Wee Places. Local and Family History from AK Bell Library along with Keathbank Media have been filming around Kinross capturing the history, myths and stories of the Loch Leven area. Featuring Prof David Munro, RSPB, Loch Leven Castle and Kinross House Gardens this short film explores the sights and attractions both past and present
View20 minute film Kinross-shire and Loch Leven.
  Classified Ads - have you visited recently? Several musical instruments are for sale, including a piano. There are also some pieces of furniture which are free to uplifter.
Photographs from the 1st Kinross-shire Community Awards Evening are now in the Photolibrary. Thanks to Eileen Thomas for sharing her images. If anyone else has photographs for the page, please send them to
Visit the Photolibrary

  Kinross "Stride for Life" Short walks every Monday
Meet 2pm at the Day Centre
A short led walk around the town or on the Heritage Trail ..... (more)

SPARK - 2.
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 - 2.30pm. See poster for details.

Glenfarg Folk Club meet every Monday evening at The Green Hotel. See programme for details of events.
Backstage at The Green Live music regularly at Backstage, in The Green Hotel.
See diary pages for forthcoming dates.

Live Jazz at The Boathouse on the 1st Saturday of every month.

Anniversary image 100th 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.



Riding for the Disabled. Glenfarg RDA needs more volunteers - Can you spare a couple of hours once a week?
See poster for details

Rare golf poster
A limited edition golf poster has been put up for sale to help support the running of the Kinross Museum.
The 2013 Dunhill Links Championship poster is signed by Darren Clarke, Open Championship winner and 2016 Ryder Cup Captain. It is described by museum volunteers as “in mint condition and very rare”. Anyone interested in making an offer for the poster should send an email to:
Visit for further details.

New exhibitions at Kinross Museum - opening shortly:
‘If it wasna for the weavers’
‘Lest we Forget’
New Andrew Downie & David Marshall accessions
The Jack Moffat Triptych
Available for viewing during Library opening hours. See poster for details

Benefits Advice in Libraries (BAIL) Benefits specialist Sarah MacLean is available at Loch Leven Community Campus to provide advice on all benefit related issues. Alongside general benefits advice, Sarah can help with: completing forms (including online), conducting checks to see if clients are receiving everything they are entitled to, and providing advice and support where an application is refused or awarded at a lower level than expected. Sarah is available by appointment only. Appointments are usually offered on Wednesdays and Thursdays. To make an appointment, call 01738 450599 or email Andrew Scobie (benefits and debt administration) using the following:

Perth & Kinross Wellbeing Fair
- 3rd to 31st October. Free events for all the community spread over Perthshire and Kinross-shire. Download full brochure - over 140 events!

Mobile Library - timetable of stops in Kinrosss-shire.
Library booksBooks on Wheels Would you, or someone you know, like books/multimedia delivered to your home?- see poster for details

VOLUNTEERING OPPORTUNITY: Dobbies Garden Centre are looking for volunteers to help out at:
Charity Night – Thursday 6th October (5 – 9pm)
Santa’s Arrival – Sunday 20th November (10 – 3pm)
Ladies Night event – Thursday 1st December (5 – 9pm)
Location: Dobbies Garden Centre, Kinross

In aid of Teenage Cancer Trust
Further details about this opportunity attached
Time Bank come along to meet us at St. Paul's Episocoal Church Hall on at 12.30 - 1.30 pm on the second and forth Thursday of each month
The Beacon. The Kinross Food Bank. Open every Tuesday and Thursday. 10 - 2. St Paul's Church. See poster for details.
Credit Union Logo Supporting 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 article

Citizens Advice Bureau - Benefits Advice in Libraries (BAIL) and Debt and Money Service.
See details