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Colvend and Southwick Community Council

The Colvend & Southwick Community Council normally meets the first Thursday of each month in Colvend Public Hall at 7.00pm with the exceptions of January and August when there are no meetings.  Occasionally this can vary but you should find the date of the next meeting on the front page of this website or refer to the last minutes on this page.  Due to covid-19meetings are currently being held via Zoom. For more information or a link to the next meeting email colvendandsouthwick@gmail.com

You can see who the current Community Councillors are by following this link to a Dumfries & Galloway website.  Please make contact with them if you have a local issue you wish them to follow up. 

The Colvend & Southwick Community Council recently conducted a survey to determine what activities the community would like to have available and be involved in.  You can find the outcome of the meeting here.

Colvend and Southwick Community Council as with all the other Community Councils plays an important role in allowing members of the community to raise a variety of issues.  The Dumfries & Galloway website has a comprehensive overview of the structure and duties of Community Councils.  Click the link here to go to their Community Councils' page.  The Scottish Government has also has a website devoted to Community Councils. See it here.

If you have a concern about local services or wish to know about the issues facing the community come along to a meeting. Members of the public are always welcome to attend Community Council meetings - currently you need to request the Zoom link. The Community Council email address is: colvendandsouthwick@gmail.com

Minutes of Colvend & Southwick Community Council following each meeting are published every month and there are links to the most recent meetings on this page.  These minutes are a draft to be approved at the subsequent meeting.  The police report which was normally incorporated in the minutes is now a separate feature but the links to it are featured as they are available.

If you wish earlier information, or have any concerns or issues you wish to bring to the attention of the next meeting, please contact the secretary Mrs Sue Gourlay email suegourlay@icloud.com

The minutes normally show the various local planning applications, which have been reviewed.  You can see full details of all planning applications by going to search on the planning section of the  Dumfries & Galloway website and inputting, say, Colvend to see relevant applications.

The Community Council also has a Facebook Page.