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Community Energy Switch - Tuesday 4th

The computer link to the Big Community Switch will be available on Tuesday 4th August when households can register their interest and details. Under the 'Energy Switch' tab there is a registration screen but please ignore this, and don't fill it in, becau…

Flodden Monument, Tweed Green

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…

Summer Tennis Camp

Thursday 30th and Friday 31st July 10-12 Tuesday 4th and Wednesday 5th August 10-12 £9 per day To book a place contact Hazel Ward on

Jacob's Well - Latest News

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. …

Community Energy Switch - 1,000 Leaflets

Coldstream, Lennel, Cornhill and Birgham should all have their letterbox flyers by now. Please remember that this switch has the backing so far of some 60,000 UK houesholds which will put genuine pressure on energy suppliers. This is opposed to you going …

Community Development Group Meeting

To discuss progress with projects; community energy switch, community hydro, festivals, litter collections, medieval Lennel Kirk, Cycle Tour of Britain, 2016 Borders Walking Festival.

Coldstream Football Club - Bad Language

CFC, like other football clubs, has had regular bother with player bad language. Yesterday the club played Edinburgh University - winning 1-0 - and the students are always tough-tacklers but polite and the new Coldstream team, followed suit. Yesterday, th…

Gateway Association AGM

This is Tuesday 18th August at 7pm in the Connect Café. As you can see, the town is adorned with beautiful flowers, thanks to the GA, grants & donations. However, the GA is looking for a few more helpers.

Linda Trickett - Trust Coordinator

Linda will be commencing her duties with us on 10th August and we are expecting her to fit in easily.

Lennel Kirk - Latest

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 …

Coldstream Energy Switch 4 August

Coldstream's first-ever community energy switch becomes available, for a month or so, from 4th August. Some 1,000 flyers are currently being distributed to households, there will be a feature in next week's Berwickshire News and Advertiser and neighbourin…
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Walking Festival Meeting

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.

St Mary & All Souls Sunday Service

St Mary & All Souls Church On every Sunday at 10.30am. there is a service of Eucharist with Hymns On the first Sunday of the month there is also Eucharist at 8.30am On the third Thursday of the month there is Eucharist at 10.30am

2016 Borders Walking Festival - Social Monday 20th July

Galashiels will be handing over the reins of the Scottish Borders Walking Festival to Coldstream in October (Gala event September 2015) and this is when the real planning starts for Coldstream, and the benefits to be enjoyed appear on the horizon for Se…

Stewart Clark Golf - His Big Day

Stewpot from the local paper shop is the Hirsel Golf Club captain this year, and doing a grand job but as excited as a meerkat. It's his bigCaptain's Day, 2015 and whoever lifts his trophy tonight is going to get a big cuddle and never be forgotten.

Coffee Morning

In the British 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…


Our Community Energy Switch tab gives you the hopes and dreams of success of our switch to be launched on 4th August for a full month for households to register. Our adviser IChoosr is about to give a link from this website to the national community switc…

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