Kirkcowan – What's Going On?

Kirkcowan Community Council

Kirkcowan Community Council meets on the 3rd Monday of the month (except in July & August)  at 7.30pm. During Covid-19 restrictions, meetings have been held online via Zoom video conference, but hall meetings are to resume from 20th September 2021, with all attendees complying with required precautions.
Members of the public, local residents in particular, are welcome to attend.

The most recent  published Minutes can be found in theCommunity Council Minutessection.
If you sign up for the mailing list, you will receive the Minutes by email.
Hard copies are also available in the Post Office.

If you want information, or have any concerns to raise, about the community, please contact any of your representatives below.

Contact Information as listed on the Dumfries & Galloway Council web site – (NB not all information is up to date)

Office Bearers

Chairperson   Secretary   Treasurer
Charles McEwan
9 Hamilton Crescent
Kirkcowan
DG8 OHD
Home: 07484178538
Email: charlesmcewan@yahoo.com
  Post vacant   Hazel McWhirter
2 Kirkland Bungalows
Kirkcowan
DG8 0HL
Home: 01671 830528
Email: tarffbridge@hotmail.co.uk

Community Councillors (with voting rights)

Vice Chair
Joseph Wright

9 Newton Stewart Road
Kirkcowan
DG8 0HA
Home: 01671 830280
Email: squad25011076@gmail.com
 

Mary Harkness
71 Main Street
Kirkcowan
DG8 0HQ
Home: 01671 830535
Email: mandwharkness@aol.com

Andrew Gladstone
Craichlaw
Kirkcowan
DG8 0DQ
Home: 01671830208
Email: craichlaw@aol.com
  Kevin Dean
54 Main Street,
Kirkcowan,
DG8 0HG
Email:  deankmdn@msn.com

Hazel Johnston
8 Hamilton Crescent,
Kirkcowan,
DG8 0HD
Email:  hazelj610@aol.com

 

Mary Mackenzie
42 Main Street,
Kirkcowan,
DG8 0HG
Email:  mary@kirkmoor.com

Patricia Veevers
21 Church Street,
Kirkcowan,
DG8 0HB
Email:  patriciaveevers173@btinternet.com

   

Local Councillors (ex-officio with non-voting rights)

Jim McColm
Sturen
Lochancroft Lane
Wigtown
DG8 9HY
Home: 07825633145
Email: jim.mccolm@dumgal.gov.uk
  Katie Hagmann
Council Offices
English Street
Dumfries
DG1 2DD
Office: 07388956574
Email: katie.hagmann@dumgal.gov.uk
  David Inglis
Unit 4, Block 2
Holmpark Industrial Estate
Newton Stewart
DG8 6AW
Office: 07388956572
Email: david.inglis@dumgal.gov.uk

Examiner of Accounts

Montpelier, Newton Stewart

National Community Council Website:

There is now a national website which has been developed in Scotland with a focus on Community Councils.  The link is: www.communitycouncils.scot
The purpose of the website is to:
* Raise awareness of Community Councils amongst the general public.
* Provide information on the role of a Community Councillor to potential candidates.
* Support new Community Councils/Councillors to access information to help in their work.
* Support Community Councils with good practice case studies.

Current Minutes are posted here

Archive of Minutes of Previous Meetings (PDF files)
2012
minutes-20-02-2012 |  minutes-19-03-2012  |  minutes-16-04-2012  |
minutes-agm-21-05-2012  |  minutes-18-06-2012  |  minutes-17-09-2012  |
minutes-15-10-2012  |  minutes-19-11-2012 minutes-17-12-2012 |
2013
minutes-18-02-2013 | minutes-18-03-13 | minutes-15-04-13 |
minutes-agm-05-2013 | minutes-17-06-2013 | minutes-16-09-2013 |
minutes-21-10-2013 | minutes-18-11-2013 | minutes-16-12-2013 |
2014
minutes-17-02-2014 | minutes-17-03-2014 | minutes-21-04-2014 |
minutes-agm-19-05-2014 | minutes-23-06-2014 | minutes-04-09-2014 |
minutes-20-10-2014 | minutes-17-11-2014 | minutes-15-12-2014 |
2015
minutes-16-02-2015 | minutes-16-03-2015 | minutes-20-04-2015 |
minutes-agm-18-05-2015 | minutes-15-06-2015 | minutes-21-09-2015 |
minutes-19-10-2015 | minutes-16-11-2015 | minutes 14-12-2015 |
2016
Open Meeting – 01-02-201615th February-201621st March 2016 |
18th April 2016 | AGM 16th May-2016 | 20th June 2016 |
19th December 2016
2017
20th February 2017