Greenspace have just launched a number of initial
consultation surveys for play areas which are due to updated
in the coming years. The list includes Green Park,
are particularly interested in hearing the views of children
as they are the main play area users.
surveys are available on
the website and will be open until the 31st
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
Police Report. How to stay safe on the roads
in adverse weather conditions.
Does your club or group need funding? Visit the Funding
Page which has monthy updates.
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.
Better Place to Live Fair - 3rd March.
under one roof - on one day.
along and visit the Aero Space Planetarium, the Scots
Guards and try out the inflatable assault
Do some Crafting with Lauriston Nursery or build a den
There is also a treasure hunt and
Adults - Interested
in learning a new craft?
Book a place at the Speed Crafting table (in advance)
to make a decoupage coaster, paper craft flower, needle
felted bee or learn basic crotchet. See
poster for booking information.
Come along and vote for the local projects which
you think should benefit from the Participatory Budget
All that and over 70 stalls showcasing why "Kinross-shire
is a Better Place to Live".
note that a short part of the
Loch Leven Heritage Trail will be closed
for 5 days from Monday 12th March for essential forestry
work to take place.
See .pdf for
details and map.
HEART AND STROKE SCOTLAND Loch Leven Walkathon
Sunday 25th March 2018. Loch Leven’s Larder We hope
you will consider joining us at the Walkathon to help us
continue to provide vital advice and support for vulnerable
people in Scotland who are recovering from life-changing
you looking for a local event for the kids? Do you fancy
a bit of a challenge .. further
are needed to help organise the event and to help on the
day. Interested? the phone number and email address are
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
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 Trail