Newsletter June 2017

Newcastleton Community Trust recently held an open meeting to update on progress.  As plans are now becoming finalised the board felt we should share this will all the members. Hub & Fuel Pumps Fund raising for the hub and fuel forecourt has taken longer than anticipated, a short fall of £220k remains. This funding was to […]

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Festive Newsletter Community Update

Welcome to the festive newsletter from NEWCASTLETON & DISTRICT COMMUNITY TRUST It has been a very busy year in the life of the Trust, this newsletter brings you up to speed with all that has happened and what we expect to happen in the coming months. The site at 40 North Hermitage street was purchased […]

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Newcastleton Shopping Study

A shopping study was undertaken as part of the background work into developing ideas about what to do with the rear of the site behind the community fuel station.  We asked questions about shopping habits as part of the community questionnaire undertaken in the autumn of 2015. A series of reports have been created from the […]

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Social Enterprise Hub

Following the funding award from Scottish Land Fund to purchase the old petrol site, ownership transferred to community trust on March 1st.  Planning permissions and demolition consents have now been granted to undertake the reinstatement of the new unmanned fuel pumps on the forecourt. Heras fencing erected to secure the site; fly tipping and trespass […]

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NEWCASTLETON COMMUNITY FUEL PUMPS PROJECT

NEWCASTLETON COMMUNITY FUEL PUMPS PROJECT “We are delighted to receive the grant from Scottish Land Fund enabling the community to purchase the old derelict petrol station site in the village. It is an enormous boost to our new community development trust that others recognise our efforts and are prepared to support us to overcome the […]

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