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Welcome to the Website of

the Colvend and Southwick Community Council

 

We try and feature items relevant to the community area. This comprises:  Barnbarroch, Caulkerbush, Colvend, Kippford, Mainsriddle, Rockcliffe, Portling and Sandyhills.  You can click here for the local BBC weather forecast.

 Any feedback on the site is welcome and if you have an event in the area served by the Community Council we are happy to publish it.  Contact us by emailing This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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Tues 18th Dec 2018 - 12 noon to 1.30pm

 Christmas Soup and Pud - Colvend Public Hall

 A choice of tasty home-made soups, Christmas pudding with brandy sauce, complimentary glass of wine and coffee or tea with mince pies.

All welcome

Only £8.00

Colvend Public Hall, Colvend, Dalbeattie DG5 4QD

 

 

Wed 19th Dec 2018 - 6.30pm to 8.30pm

 Colvend and District Badminton Club - Colvend Public Hall

 Even if you have never played before come and give it a go

 Adults £2.00 children £1.00

 For more information contact Andrea Robb 0771 375 1987

 Colvend Public Hall, Colvend, Dalbeattie DG5 4QD

 

 

Wed/Thur 19th/20th  Dec 2018 - 3.30pm to 4.30pm

 Magical Murmurations - RSPB Mersehead

Be astounded at one of the natural wonders of the world - starlings gathering to roost.   Our guide in the hide will be present to provide some information and offer an alternative way to look at this amazing spectacle.

Price:  Free.  Car parking charges apply to non members.

More information at the RSPB Mersehead website.

 RSPB Mersehead, Southwick, Dumfries DG2 8AH

 

 

Thursday 20th Dec 2018 - 10.00am

Holy Communion - Christ Church

All welcome

Coffee is available after the service.

Christ Church is a Scottish Episcopalian Church and a sister church to the Church of England.

For more information visit their website

Christ Church, Dalbeattie DG5 4DT

 

 

Thurs 20th Dec 2018 - 11.00am - 1.00pm

Mersehead Discover Walk - RSPB Mersehead

Discover some of the amazing wildlife looked after on this farm.  As the seasons change so too do the habitats and special creatures found here.  The walk  gives you a chance to see it all close up and learn how we manage this important place for nature in our fields and on the wetlands.  And for kids there a wild challenge for them to take on too.

Price:  Adults £4.00 (RSPB members £3.00)  Children half price.  Car parking charges apply to non members.

More information at the RSPB Mersehead website.

RSPB Mersehead, Southwick, Dumfries DG2 8AH

 

 

Sun 23rd Dec 2018 - 10.00am

Morning Worship - Southwick Church

 All welcome.  Join us for tea or coffee after the service.

For more information on the Colvend, Southwick and Kirkbean parish go to their website

There is some more information on the church here

Southwick Church, Southwick, Dumfries DH2 8AH

 

 

Sun 23rd Dec 2018 - 10.30am

Sung Eucharist - Christ Church, Dalbeattie 

All welcome

Coffee is available after the service.

Christ Church is a Scottish Episcopalian Church and a sister church to the Church of England.

For more information visit their website

Christ Church, Dalbeattie DG5 4DT

 

 

Sun 23rd Dec 2018 - 11.30am

Morning  Worship - Colvend Church

All welcome.  Join us for tea or coffee after the service.

For more information on the Colvend, Southwick and Kirkbean parish go to its website

Colvend Church, Colvend, Dalbeattie  DG5 4QE

 

 

Monday 24th December 2018 - 4.00pm

Family Nativity Service "A Christmas Story" - Colvend Church 

All welcome - especially angels, shepherd, royalty, in keepers and stars (height restrictions apply.

Sweet mince pies and Christmas drinks.

For more information on the Colvend, Southwick and Kirkbean parish go to its website

Colvend Church, Colvend, Dalbeattie  DG5 4QE

 

 

Monday 24th December 2018 - 11.30pm

Midnight Candlelit Service - Colvend Church 

Christmas carols and reading until midnight

All welcome 

For more information on the Colvend, Southwick and Kirkbean parish go to its website

Colvend Church, Colvend, Dalbeattie  DG5 4QE

 

 

Tues 25th Dec 2018 - 10.30am

Christmas Morning Service - Southwick Church

Christmas carols and readings

There will be communiion after the service for those who wish to stay behind.

 All welcome.  

For more information on the Colvend, Southwick and Kirkbean parish go to their website

There is some more information on the church here

Southwick Church, Southwick, Dumfries DH2 8AH

 

 

Thursday 29th December 2018 - 10.00am

Holy Communion - Christ Church

All welcome 

Coffee is available after the service. 

Christ Church is a Scottish Episcopalian Church and a sister church to the Church of England.

 For more information visit their website

 Christ Church, Dalbeattie DG5 4DT

 

 

Mon 7th Jan 2019 - 5.45pm

Yoga - Colvend Public Hall  

Led by Astrid Mabbs a qualified yoga teacher in ashtanga and hatha yoga.

Newcomers are welcome

Contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  for more information

Colvend Public Hall, Colvend, Dalbeattie DG5 4QD

 

  

Wed 9th Jan 2019 - 6.30pm to 8.30pm

Colvend and District Badminton Club - Colvend Public Hall

Even if you have never played before come and give it a go

Adults £2.00 children £1.00

For more information contact Andrea Robb 0771 375 1987

Colvend Public Hall, Colvend, Dalbeattie DG5 4QD

 

   

Thurs 10th Jan 2019 - 2.30pm

Colvend, Southwick and Kirkbean Guild - Speaker:  Owain Evans on the work of the Scripture Union

All welcome

Visit out Clubs and Societies page for more information on the Guild

Colvend Church Hall, Colvend, Dalbeattie  DG5 4QN 

 

 

Tues 5th February 2019 - 2.00pm

Colvend Hall Management Committee Meeting - Colvend Public Hall

Colvend Public Hall is owned by the local community and everybody is welcome to attend these meetings as an observer or contribute to the runnung of the Hall.

There is more information on the Hall here

Colvend Church Hall, Colvend, Dalbeattie  DG5 4QN 

 

  

Sat 23rd Mar 2019 - 10.00am to 2.00pm

Produce and Makers Makers Market - Colvend Public Hall

First market of 2019 then every 4th Saturday of the month

Showcasing producers and makers from in and around Dumfries & Galloway

Refreshments. Free parking

More information here

Colvend Public Hall, Colvend, Dalbeattie  DG5 4QD

 

 

 

The Colvend & Southwick Community website only features events within the community to search for events further afield click on this link for the Dalbeattie Matters website.  The Kippford Association also publishes a What's On of local events which may have not be featured on this page.  Click here for these.

 

 

 

 

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