Superfast Broadband available in Fogo and Sisterpath

Briskona have recently added properties in Fogo, Sisterpath and Raecleughhead to their local superfast broadband network. Depending on their location, households within our Community Council area may now have access to broadband with download speeds… Read More

Community Council Vacancy

As a result of the retirement of Jean Coleman there is a vacancy on the Community Council.  We are therefore keen to hear from any resident of Gavinton, Polwarth and Fogo who is interested in… Read More

Jean Coleman retires from Community Council

Jean Coleman is retiring from the Community Council next month.  She has been an active member of the CC for a number of years.  She has been Depute Chairman of the CC, helped set up… Read More

Blackrig Wind Farm Project Abandoned

Many will be aware that RES Ltd were proposing an onshore wind energy project known as Blackrig on land southwest of Langton Lees Farm west of Gavinton. The project has been the subject of various… Read More

Aspiring Communities Fund

The Scottish Government’s new two year £18.9 million Aspiring Communities Fund is currently inviting applications for the first funding round.  This funding round closes on the 7th April 2017. A series of information events, including… Read More