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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.

If you are viewing on a mobile scroll down and click desktop version to see the menus.

 

If you want to know more about the Solway you cannot do better then go to our Solway Firth Partnership page under Local Information.  There are links to brochures on shells, birds, place names and the latest issue of the twice-yearly magazine Tide Lines and tons more.  Or follow this shortcut.

 

 

 

 

 

Saturday 17th November 2018 - 10.00am to 12.00 noon

Saturday Cook Club hosted by Annette's Baking in a Box - Colvend Public Hall

Every third Saturday of the month - with a different theme every month.  This month a bit of a reprise and a first look at  Christmas.

Lots of chat about food plus bakery products to purchase

More information on the Baking in a Box Facebook page

Admission £7.00 with tea or coffee included

Colvend Public Hall, Colvend, Dalbeattie DG5 4QD

 

  

Mon 19th Nov 2018 - 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

 

 

Wed 21 Nov 2018 - 12.30pm

Colvend Friendship Circle - Galloway Soup Company Tea Room 

For more information email Linda Edmundson at  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

or see our Clubs and Societies page and The Galloway Soup Company,

The Galloway Soup Company, 17 High Street, Dalbeattie  DG5 4AD

 

 

Wed 21st Nov 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 22nd Nov 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

 

 

Thurs 22nd Nov 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

 

 

Sat 24th Nov 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

 

 

Sun 25th Nov 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

 

 

Sun 25th Nov 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

 

 

Sun 25th Nov 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

 

 

Mon 26th Nov 2018 - 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

 

 

Wed 28th Nov 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

 

Thurs 29th Nov 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

 

  

Sat 1st Dec 2018 - 10.30am to 12 noon

"Christmas Interiors" - Colvend Church Hall

Sale of handmade Christmas gifts, decorations, stocking fillers, cards, jewellery, cushions, fabriscs and small collectables.

Tea, coffee and traybakes

Profits to Church funds

Colvend Church Hall, Colvend, Dalbeattie  DG5 4QN 

 

 

 

Thur 6th Dec 2018 - 12 for 12.30pm

Colvend, Southwick and Kirkbean Guild - Christmas Lunch, King's Arms Dalbeattie

All welcome

Visit out Clubs and Societies page for more information on the Guild

King's Arms Hotel, High Street, Dalbeattie  DG5 4HA

 

 

Thurs 6th Dec 2018 - 7.00pm

Colvend and Southwick Community Council Monthly Meeting - Colvend Public Hall

All members of the community are welcom to attend - just come along.

There is more information on the Community Council here.

Colvend Public Hall, Colvend, Dalbeattie DG5 4QD

 

 

Tues 11th Dec 2018 - 2.00pm

Committee Meeting of the Hall Management Committee - Colvend Public Hall

Followed by the regular monthly meeting

Colvend Public Hall is owned by the local community.  Everybody is welcome to attend the Management Committee Meetings to see or to contribute to how the Hall is managed.

There is more information on the Hall here.

Colvend Public Hall, Colvend, Dalbeattie DG5 4QD

 

 

 

Sun 16th Dec 2018 - 11.30am

Holy Communion - Colvend Church

(Please note that there is no service at Southwick)

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

 

 

10th January 2019 - 2.30pm

Colvend, Southwick and Kirkbean Guild - Speaker:  Owain Evans on the work of the Scripture Union

All welcome

Visit out Clubs and Societies page for more information on the Guild

Colvend Church Hall, Colvend, Dalbeattie  DG5 4QN 

 

 

 

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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