Kirkcowan – What's Going On?

Kirkcowan Community Council

Kirkcowan Community Council meets on the 3rd Monday of the month (except in January, July & August)  at 7.30pm in the Lesser St Couan’s Hall.
Members of the public, local residents in particular, are welcome to attend.

The most recent  published minutes can be found in the “Community Council Minutes” section – hard copies are also available in the Post Office.

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

Contact Information as listed on the Dumfries & Galloway Council web site

Office Bearers

Chairperson   Secretary   Treasurer
Andrew Gladstone
Craichlaw
Kirkcowan
Newton Stewart
DG8 0DQ
Home: 01671830208
Email: craichlaw@aol.com
  Deborah McBain
Craighlaw Arms
23 Main Street
Kirkcowan
DG8 0HQ
Home: 01671 830283
Email: deborah.mcbain@mail.com
  Hazel McWhirter
2 Kirkland Bungalows
Kirkcowan
DG8 0HL
Home: 01671 830528
Email: tarffbridge@hotmail.co.uk

Community Councillors (elected with voting rights)

Danyel Baillie
69 Main Street
Kirkcowan
DG8 0HQ
Home: 07917604988
Email: danyel.baillie@hotmail.co.uk
  Mary Harkness
71 Main Street
Kirkcowan
DG8 0HQ
Home: 01671 830535
Email: mandwharkness@aol.com
David McBain
Craighlaw Arms Hotel
23 Main Street
Kirkcowan
DG8 OHQ
Home: 01671 830283
Email: davidmcbain_7@msn.com
  Charles McEwan
9 Hamilton Crescent
Kirkcowan
DG8 OHD
Home: 07484178538
Email: charlesmcewan@yahoo.com
Jacqueline Mortiboy
Kirkland House
Kirkcowan
DG8 0HL
Home: 01671 830 494/07771995732
Email: mortiboyjackie@yahoo.co.uk
  Mary Murdoch
10 Hamilton Crescent
Kirkcowan
DG8 OHD
Lesley Parker
Waulk Mill House
Kirkcowan
DG8 0HW
Home: 01671 830204
Email: lesley.parker123@icloud.com
  Joseph Wright
9 Newton Stewart Road
Kirkcowan
DG8 0HA
Home: 01671 830280
Email: joe.wright94@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.

Community Council Minutes – Archive

20th February 2017

Open Meeting – 01-02-201615th February-201621st March 2016 | 18th April 2016 |
AGM 16th May-2016 | 20th June 2016 | 19th December 2016

Minutes of Previous Meetings (PDF files)
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 |
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 |
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 |
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