8 Feb 2020: FORMATION OF NEW COMMUNITY COUNCIL

The new Community Council is now up and running. We ended up with 17 members, pretty good by any standards. I'm the chairperson (Dave Mellor), secretary is Lindsey Duncan and treasurer is Liz Walker. Contact us through email lochwinnochvillagecouncil@gmail.com  We'll be posting more information about the members, and their particular interests, as soon as we can.  

We are currently working on establishing priority issues to focus on. Among them are - Local Development Planning, Burnfoot Rd, the McKillop (refurbishment), the Parish Church closure, Local Transport, Climate Emergency Action. We're also going to make sure that Lochwinnoch makes good and fair use of any community funds that are available and will be finding out what the village needs in this regard.

The new Community Noticeboard (outside the McKillop) will carry all our information as well as posters displayed around the village, on this website and our Facebook page.

The duplication of Chatterbox and Community Council Newsletter will end and Community Council news will be incorporated into Chatterbox.

CC meetings will continue to be on the first Tuesday of each month in the Bowling Club (from 7.30) and we look forward to having a good attendance from the village each time.

Welcome to the Lochwinnoch Community Council Website.

You can now keep track of what the Community Council is doing and be able to keep up to date with local news items and upcoming events around Lochwinnoch. You are warmly invited to attend all community council meetings held in Lochwinnoch Bowling Club at 7.30pm. Dates of this year's meetings are noted below. The agenda for the next meeting is HERE. Police and elected members will provide updates at the meeting.

Minutes will be uploaded after they have been approved.

CC Meetings 2019/20

Tue 5th November

Tue 3rd December

Tue 7th January

Tue 4th February

You can contact us here

Archive of news items

2019

2020

Latest CC News

BIG Lottery Funding

A series of monthly BIG Lottery; Awards for All and Foundation Scotland (Express Grants) Funding Information Sessions

September CC Newsletter

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Spar – Three Planning Applications lodged

Re-painting of building and display of three externally illuminated fascia signs. Your views are being sought

Road Closures & Diversions

Notice from Renfrewshire Council

Bin collections are changing

Visit the roadshow in Lochwinnoch Library on Tuesday 18th September from 10am to 1pm or click above for more information

July CC Newsletter

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June CC Newsletter

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Active Communities – Bike Buddies

Can you help? Trishaw cycles along local paths and lanes will soon be in Lochwinnoch and surrounding areas.

Last Dance

Time is now running out to secure the New Year's Day Dance booking for 2019

RBS Mobile Bank

Timetable changes – effective from 28th May 2018

Recycling Service Change

Improving Recycling in Renfrewshire 2018 Presentation

Community Council Statement

On Viewfield Park

May CC Newsletter

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Road Closures & Diversions

Notice from Renfrewshire Council

Lochwinnoch Gala Day

Message from Jane Owens

Quick Online Survey

Webcasting of Renfrewshire Council Meetings

Dementia Friendly - Invite

Lochwinnoch Dementia Village – Launch Event 2018 – Friday 27th April – 7:30pm in Calder United Free Church

April CC Newsletter

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Village Litter Pick Event

Spring Tidy Up - event to give our village a good spring clean - Sunday 22nd April - click above to view details

Enterprising Ideas Workshop

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