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Welcome to the Website of

the Colvend and Southwick Community Council

 

To find out what is happening in the community come along to a Community Council meeting.  The next meeting is the Annual General meeting to be held on Thursday 2nd May 2018 at 7.00pm in Colvend Public Hall. This will be followed by the regular monthly meeting.   Go the Community Council page for the most recent minutes.

 

To find out more about the Solway go to our Solway Firth Partnership page.  Here you will find links to the Spring edition of Tide Lines, their gloosy 24-page magazine full of news and pictures relating to the Solway, plus a stack of interesting guides to download. 

 

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.  or  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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Local events  

 

   

 

Wednesday 25th April 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

 

 

Thursday 26th April 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

 

 

Saturday 28th April 2018 - 10.00am to 2.00pm

 Produce and Makers Makers Market - Covend Public Hall

Showcasing producers and makers from in and around Dumfries & Galloway

Refreshments. Free parking

More information here

Colvend Public Hall, Colvend, Dalbeattie  DG5 4QD

 

 

Sunday 29th April 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

 

 

Sunday 29th April 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

 

 

Sunday 29th April 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

Southwick Church, Southwick, Dumfries

 

 

Monday 30th April - 5.45pm to 7.00pm

Yoga with Astrid - Colvend Public Hall

Come and get fit and flexible with mind and body.

Beginners and primary series for men and women.

For booking please phone 07920 506345

Colvend Public Hall, Colvend, Dalbeattie DG5 4QD

 

 

Saturday 5th May 2018 - 8.30pm to 10.30pm

RSPB Mersehead - Natterjack Night

At dusk if we are lucky we may hear a toad chorus as the male toads come down to the shallow pools to sing to the females.  Come along and see if we can spot a toad.  Bring a torch and wellies.

Price Adults £5.00 children £.200 per child (RSPB members £3.00) Children £1.50

Parking charges apply to non members

Click here to learn more about Mersehead

RSPB, Mersehead Reserve, Southwick, Dumfries DG2 8AH

 

 

Thursday 3rd May 2018 - 7.00pm

Colvend & Southwick Community Annual General Meeting - Colvend Public Hall

All members of the community are welcome to attend - just turn up

Minutes of meetings and other information about the Community Council  here

Colvend Public Hall, Colvend, Dalbeattie DG5 4QD

 

Saturday 12th May 2018 - 10am to 12 noon

Plant Sale and Coffee Mornng - Dalbeattie Town Hall

Admission £2.00 including refreshments

Proceeds in aid of Christ Church, Dalbeattie

Dalbeattie Town Hall 

 

 

Saturday 12th May 2018 - Noon to 2.00pm

Christian Aid Lunch - Colvend Church Hall

The annual soup, sandwich and traybake lunch in aid of Christian Aid

More information and tickets nearer the time.

Colvend Church Hall, Colvend, Dalbeattie DG5 4QN

 

 

Saturday 19th May 2018 - 10.00am to 12.00 noon

Saturday Cook Club hosted by Annettes Baking in a Box - Colvend Public Hall

Every third Saturday of the month - with a different theme every month - this month pasta and pizza.

Lots of chat about food plus bakery products to purchase

More information here

Admission £7.00 with tea or coffee included

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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