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Police Report - August.
Including information about local crimes, quad bike thefts. Warning about the dangers of purchasing dones online.

The Celebrate Scotland Fund is now open for applications! Big Lottery are offering grants of between £500 and £5,000 for groups to hold one off events or activities which celebrate their local community. See details
Newsletter Grants
Community groups and individuals are again invited to apply for grant funding from Kinross Community Council Newsletter Ltd charitable company (KCCNL). This is the fund that has built up over the years from profits made by the Kinross Newsletter.
Deadlines for applications are 30 September and 31 March.
For more information and forms, click here

Kinross Community Council
Minutes of Meetings and Agenda of next meeting.

Submission from KCC to P&K Local Development Plan 2015-28

Milnathort Community Council
Minutes of Meetings and Agenda of next meeting.
Visit the NEW Milnathort website:

Community Choices Fund.
Applications are now open for a new £2 million fund giving communities the opportunity to vote on how money is spent in their area. See press release

Big Stories, Wee Places. Local and Family History from AK Bell Library along with Keathbank Media have been filming around Kinross capturing the history, myths and stories of the Loch Leven area. Featuring Prof David Munro, RSPB, Loch Leven Castle and Kinross House Gardens this short film explores the sights and attractions both past and present
View20 minute film Kinross-shire and Loch Leven.

  Muckhart and West Kinross-shire Demand Responsive Transport Service (DRT1) - See the updated passenger leaflet


Free Guided Meditation Session. Monday 3rd October. 18.30 - 19.30. See poster for details.

Kinross-shire Wellbeing Fair- Friday 7th October at Loch Leven Campus between 11-3.30pm. Stall, drama, music by The Sabres, tea, sandwiches. See poster for details. If you would like to have a stand at the event please submit form.
Glenfarg Folk Club meet every Monday evening at The Green Hotel. See programme for details of events.
Backstage at The Green Live music regularly at Backstage, in The Green Hotel.
See diary pages for forthcoming dates.

Live Jazz at The Boathouse on the 1st Saturday of every month.

Anniversary image 100th Birthday and Diamond Wedding Anniversaries. Do you know anyone about to celebrate their 100th/105th birthday or a couple celebrating their 60th, 65th or 70th Wedding Anniversary? If so please contact Perth & Kinross Council who would like to help them celebrate. See poster for details.



Are you looking for work? If so there are several new positions on the Situations Vacant page.

Multiple Sclerosis Society - Perth & Kinross Branch. All welcome to a coffee morning on the 3rd Tuesday of the month. 10.30am, The Green Hotel. See contact details for group.
Time Bank come along to meet us at St. Paul's Episocoal Church Hall on at 12.30 - 1.30 pm on the second and forth Thursday of each month
Kinross "Stride for Life" Short walks every Monday
Meet 2pm at the Day Centre
A short led walk around the town or on the Heritage Trail ..... (more)

KLEO Help! We are looking for a lot of people to help out at the Festive Street Market/Light up Kinross Event (26th November). If you can help with erecting/dismantling marquees and market stalls, putting up lights, stewarding etc, please contact Bouwein Bennett.

The Beacon. The Kinross Food Bank. Open every Tuesday and Thursday. 10 - 2. St Paul's Church. See poster for details.
SPARK - 2.
Are you an adult with a disability? Would you like there to be more for you to do in Kinross?
Come along on Thursdays, 1pm - 2.30pm. See poster for details.

Funding - Is your club or group looking for funding? See the August issue of the Funding Alert for up to date list of funding opportunities.

Children’s Hospice Association Scotland – Volunteer Drivers
Could you support the CHAS in Kinross as a Volunteer Driver? We urgently require Volunteer Drivers both in our shops and within our hospice, Rachel House. See details.

Credit Union Logo Supporting local people with ethical finance
Perth and Kinross Credit Union (PKCU) is now open for business in Kinross. Looking for great value, ethical savings and loans?
PKCU will be open from 11am to 1pm every Tuesday in St Paul’s Church Hall. Visit the website. Read article

Citizens Advice Bureau - Benefits Advice in Libraries (BAIL) and Debt and Money Service.
See details
Mobile Library - timetable of stops in Kinrosss-shire.
Library booksBooks on Wheels Would you, or someone you know, like books/multimedia delivered to your home?- see poster for details