A Space for Living – Latest Proposed Plans
The latest proposed plans for our village, which were presented at the community event on Saturday 5th October, are now available on the Balfron Active Places website. Thanks to everyone who attended and provided feedback on the project. More to follow ….
The Balfron Telephone Box
We are proposing a weekend of restoring the telephone box in Dunmore Street. Please come along armed with wire brushes, sandpaper, paint brushes and anything else you think we might need the weekend of the 2nd and 3rd November 2019 – 11:00am to 2:00pm or whenever you can in those times. Follow the project here >>
Stirling Council Budget 2020 / 2021
Have you say on where Stirling Council’s 2020 / 2021 budget should be allocated using their new online tool by 20th October.
The Handyperson Project
The Volunteering Matters organisation in Stirlingshire are looking for volunteers to complete small and minor maintenance jobs that some older people cannot do by themselves in their own homes. Give them a call to see if you can help on 01259 928 088.
Community Health and Social Care Drop-ins
Clackmannanshire and Stirling Health and Social Care have also set up drop-in sessions for Balfron, on Wednesdays in Strathendrick Care Home from 11:00am – 12:30pm. More details on the help they offer is available here >>
Alzheimer Scotland Drop-in café – Strathendrick Care Home
Alzheimer Scotland hold a sociable drop-in café for anyone living with dementia and their family and friends. It take place every second Tuesday of the month 1:30pm–3:30pm at the Strathendrick Care Home, Balfron. More >>
Community Council Meetings
We meet on the first Thursday of the month (except for January and July) at Balfron High School. Our next meeting is:
Community Council MeetingBalfron High School
The Community Council is a body consisting of local residents, who meet on a monthly basis to discuss and progress issues affecting the local community, and represent the views and concerns of the Balfron residents to Stirling Council and other relevant groups.
- Colin Cameron, Chair
- Fraser Allan, Vice Chair
- Bill Noblett, Treasurer
- Christine Wilson, Secretary
- John Nicholson, Planning
- Laura Elder
- Alison Lamont Chalmers
- David McGowan
- Robert Young
- Luci Rooney
- Our Minute-Taker is Carsten Mandt