The Flodden Monument and Marjoribanks Aisle at the Tweed Green will soon be a focus for the Thursday - next week - Civic Week commemorations and then the 9th September Battle of Flodden commemoration by the town's 1513 Club.
A huge effort has been put in…
Having spoken to the Woodland Trust Manager today, there are three key matters:-
1) Douglas and Angus Estates are holding up the sale of the site to them by not yet producing a basic partnership agreement between D&AE and the Coldstream Community Trust. …
SBC is being very awkward in not admitting ownership of the kirk site. Greyness of ownership is currently worrying one large grant-funder, in terms of maybe giving a grant to a project that nobody owns. However, Coldstream will not fail with this project …
The organisers are inviting potential walk leaders, back-markers and walkers to a meeting to explain the 2016 Borders Walking Festival, which has been allocated to Coldstream. It is in September 2016, quite a way off but with lots of planning to do.
In the British Legion....to raise funds for various voluntary organisations in the town. The only exception is Saturday 8th August when the coffee morning will be in the Community Centre.
The Trust is willing to project manage the repair, conservation and interpretation of the medieval Lennel Kirk and around £80,000 external grant-funding may be available. The inherent problems of ownership of the kirk is a stumbling block biut we appear t…