Berwickshire Community Broadband Project Suspended

With complaints about broadband continuing to grow, it’s disappointing to learn that community led efforts to provide fast broadband to rural areas in Berwickhire have been unsuccessful, but not for lack of trying.  Five Berwickshire… Read More

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