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

 

 

 

  

Wednesday 15th August 2018 - 12.30pm

Colvend Friendship Circle - Steamboat Inn

This month the Friendship Cirlcle is lunching at the Steamboat Inn, Carsethorne

Please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  for details.  New members welcome.

Steamboat Inn, Carsethorne, Dumfries DG2 8AS

 

 

Wednesday 15th August 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 16th August 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

 

 

Thursday 16th August 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

 

 

Saturday 18th  August 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.

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

 

 

Saturday 18th August 2018 - 9.00pm to 11.00pm

On the night watch - RSPB Mersehead

Join us for a nocturnal celebration of Mersehead's nightlife.  We'll run a short walk with special night vision cameras and bat detectors as well as checking our moth magnet and finishing off wiht a short talk, badger watching and refreshments in the Sulwath Centre.

Price:  Adults £20.00 (RSPB members £16.00) Children half price.  Car parking charges apply to non members.

More information at the RSPB Mersehead website.

 

 

 

Sunday 19th August 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  DG2 8AH

 

 

Sunday 19th August 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 19th August 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 20th August - 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

 

 

Wednesday 22nd August 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 23rd August 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 25th August 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 26th August 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

 

 

 

Sunday 26th August 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 26th August 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, Dumfr

 

 

Monday 27th August - 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

 

 

Thursday 30th August 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

 

  

 Thursday 6th September 2018 - 7.00pm

Colvend & Southwick Community Meeting - Colvend Public Hall

(There is no meeting in August)

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

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

  

 

 

 

 

 

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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