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 Three Gifford Community Council (GCC) Initiatives

 

Canvassing residents support for 3 local initiatives

 

  1. Traffic Calming. (Entering & leaving the village)
  2. Tennis Courts
  3. Gifford Lunch Club for older residents

 

Click on the link below for the three questionnaires which we would ask you to print, complete and return to:

 

Hogg's Paper Shop by Saturday 29th July 2017

 

CLICK HERE

 for the questionnaires (PDF)

 

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GCC Meeting Minutes

 

are now available on the

Gifford Community Council page

Diary Dates

 Yester Community Movie Association

 

8.00pm - Friday September 8th 2017

La La Land

Certificate (PG 13)

 

Visit the Yester Community Movie Association Website HERE

 Gifford Horticultural Society

Flower Show

19th/20th August


Yester Families
Monthly Meetings

 

Visit our Gifford Diary page for information.

 

Programme 2016 - 2017

 7.30pm in the Village Hall

 

2017

  • Thursday January 19th – Joe Clark – Botswana Safari
    Described by the Telegraph as 'The best Safari in Africa'. Joe will present an illustrated talk of a journey to this landlocked country with its diverse terrain and animals.
  • Thursday February 2nd – Jens-Peter Voss (Consul) – The Refugee Crisis: a German Perspective
    Germany has increased its population by over one million. How can they cope with accommodation, integration, and all the other problems and still maintain an open door policy
  • Thursday February 16th – Dr Jennifer Foster – Medical Care on the Amazon
    Many remote Communities on the Amazon have little or no access to healthcare provision. Jennifer describes her work on a shallow draught medical ship Amazon Hope.
  • Thursday March 2nd – Arran Johnston – The Scottish Diaspora.
    Author and historian Arran will detail why and where Scottish emigrés and their descendants are to be found worldwide together with remnants of their Scottish culture and language.

This meeting will be preceded by the AGM.

 

 

  • April 2017 - Outing to Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Gifford Society Committee: Sandy Buchan (Secretary Tel 01620 811058, email