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December Police Report. Information about local crime and details of Drop in Day on 4th December.
Kinross Community Council
Minutes of Meetings and Agenda of next meeting.
Results of the Community Council Election held on 5th November.

Funding Announcement
Kinross Community Council Newsletter Limited (KCCNL), a charitable company, was set up to distribute profits from the Newsletter to local causes.

Read letter of introduction with links to application forms.



Despite the dreadful weather on Saturday 28th crowds turned out to support the Winter Market and to see Santa - See Kinross Newsletter Facebook page for photographs.

Christmas Fayre in aid of Cancer Research.
Guide Hall, Milnathort

12.00 - 4.00
Sunday 29th.
See diary for list of stalls

Backstage at The Green Live music regularly at Backstage, in The Green Hotel.
See diary pages for forthcoming dates.

Drop-in sessions at Kinross Day Centre. Elaine Morrison, Social Work Assistant will be available on Tuesday 22nd December, 11.30 - 12pm
Luci Ironside, the Community Staff Nurse with Annette Bond, the Carers Outreach Worker will be available on 1st December & 5th January pop in between 11.00 and 12noon if you have any health queries.
See poster for details

The Wellbeing Support Team (formerly Springwell) can provide short term support and intervention to adults aged 16 plus, who have mental health
needs. See the leaflet for details

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 passionate about Sport? Passionate about your Community? - if so see open letter and diary page for information about Consultation meeting to be held on 24th November
Citizens Advice Scotland has today warned that scammers are actively targeting people with pension savings across Scotland, looking to con them..... read full press release

Carers Voice, Carers Choice! If you have an idea that could support Carers in Perth & Kinross, we would like to hear from you! See poster. Suggestions to be in by 4th Dec.
Community Inovation Fund - Do you have an idea that could improve your community but need funding to get off the ground - maybe we can help.... See webpage.

Muckhart and West Kinross-shire Demand Responsive Transport Service Number DRT1
There have been minor changes to the service. Read booklet for details.

The area covered by the service is shown on the linked map
See poster for the opening hours of Loch Leven Community Library over the holiday season.

Library Led Book Groups
Would you like to share your love of books with like-minded people? Why not come along to one of the library’s book groups, we are always looking for new members.

‘General’ Book Group dates: 20th Nov, 18th Dec, 15th Jan …
‘Crime’ Book Group dates: 10th Nov, 8th Dec, 12th Jan …

To book a place, and to find out more please contact us by phone on 01577 867205 or by email at
We’ll be happy to answer any questions you may have.

From 26th October there will be 4 way traffic lights at The Cross, Milnathort for 7 weeks.
See notice for details

More road works! Work is to start at Junction 6 of the M90 on 8th October for 12 weeks. See poster for details.
Perth & Kinross Council’s Waste Services have introduced an Income Generating Glass Recycling Campaign, which will be run in partnership with Children’s Hospice Association Scotland (CHAS)..... more
Would you like to encourage others to walk more and improve their health?
If you are interested a course is being run on 20th November. See poster for details

The Cabinet Secretary for Health, Wellbeing and Sport, Shona Robison MSP is being petitioned to restore Lyme Disease to the status of a notifiable disease in Scotland. To learn more and to sign the petition, visit the website.
Is your Club/Group/ Business looking for a grant? If so see the Funding Page. Latest information on funding opportunities.
Citizens Advice LogoAre you having problems understanding your Benefits?
An adviser is available to help.

See poster for dates in 2015

 Credit Union Logo Supporting local people with ethical finance
Perth and Kinross Credit Union (PKCU) is now open for business, offering safe, ethical savings and loans to people who live or work in Perth and Kinross. Read article

Library booksBooks on Wheels Would you, or someone you know, like books/multimedia delivered to your home?- see poster for details