News

Lochwinnoch Social Gardens project – We have just received significant funding from a 3 year award from the National Lottery Community Fund and the Renfrewshire Council Sustainable Communities Fund to help us take forward the development of the garden site. These monies will enable us to make some real progress with the basic groundworks before moving on to the installation of some of the buildings and facilities as initially planned.

         

Lochwinnoch Recreation Park – the mural has been painted on the wall facing onto the play area. Go have a look.

Installation of the teen shelter is still in progress, so more to come.

LCDT are recruiting! We’re looking to appoint a Project Officer. Application deadline now passed.

Our March 2024 Newsletter can be viewed here

Parish Church – Community consultation

On the10th February we held a community consultation in the McKillop institute to gather your suggestions on how to make best use of this wonderful building. We are now waiting for the report setting our your ideas, and general concerns, should we be able to acquire it from the Church of Scotland.

Muirshiel Regeneration project – Community Consultation

On the 27th January we held an open community consultation in the McKillop institute to explain what is happening to the parkland, outline our ideas on how to address the issues that it is facing and make best use of this area. We are now waiting for the report setting our your views and suggestions, should we be able to acquire it from Renfrewshire Council.

WONDERFUL WINTER CONNECTIONS

Fun, games & toasties for children on Fridays at The Annex.

Creative workshops for young people at Shrubs to Suds.

Lunches at The Three Churches Mondays & Wednesdays.

Meditation & Sound Baths delivered by The Wee Therapy Room.

All events are funded by Renfrewshire Council and Greater Renfrewshire & Inverclyde Local Action Group and finish at the end of March. Hopefully more next year.

 MEN’S SHED

£5,000 secured from Engage Renfrewshire’s Community Mental Health and Wellbeing Fund towards cost of an actual shed to become the home for the  – watch this space.

Our June 2023 Newsletter can be viewed here

Please click here to see information about the Lochhead Gardens Asset Transfer