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Old Luce Community Council serves a population of around 1,300 people in Glenluce and the surrounding area.

The AGM of the Community Council is held in May and council meetings are held on the first Monday of each month, starting at 8pm. There are no meetings in January and August.
Officers of the council are:
Chairman: Mr Fred Murray
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Vice Chairman: Mr Ian Paterson
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Secretary: Mr Robert Higgins

Treasurer: Mr Derek Sloan

Community Councillor: Mr Michael Lane
Community Councillor: Mrs Elizabeth Innes 

Community Councillor: Mrs Caroline Heron

Community Councillor: Miss Diane Lowe

Community Councillor: Mr Gordon McKinstry

Community Councillor: Mrs Joan Miskimmins

Community Councillor: Mrs Irene Wilmont

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Minutes of the October Meeting of Old Luce Community Council

Old Luce Community Council Meeting

8 p.m. Monday 3rd October, 2016


Present Fred Murray Chairman Ian Paterson Vice Chairman

Robert Higgins Secretary Derek Sloan Treasurer

Committee: Mike Lane, Joan Miskimmins, Diane Lowe and Irene Wilmont.

Apologies: Gogie McKinstry, Caroline Heron and Elizabeth Innes,

Councillor: Grahame Forster. Advised on a meeting at Old Station yard re fencing. Not resolved yet.

Police Business: PC Allison – Nil report and gave apologies for next month but will email Secretary.

1. Minutes Previous Meeting: Prop: Joan Miskimmins Sec: Diane Lowe AGREED.

2. Matters Arising:.Halloween party - £50 agreed for Julie McKie to undertake the event.

Foundation Scotland £25,000 Community Fund investment signed by Chairman and Vice-Chairman.

Confirmation that the Winged Wheels sign, on the Judges Keep, IS LISTED. A reply from Planning Manager R Duncan, directing to specific paragraphs within planning application 16/P/1/0003, to clarify vista. This item is the subject of a planning appeal.

3. Correspondence: Letter from Mrs Gowan for funding for Furniture Project. She will be notified to apply to Foundation Scotland. Letter from J Dodds for funding for Cubs/Beavers - £300 Agreed.

4. Development Trust report: See Appendix 1

100 Club October:

Drawn by- 1) D Lowe 2) I Wilmont 3) G Forster

Winners- £25 W Innes (49) £50 K Dougan (13) £100 R Innes (48)

AOCB: A concrete block has been removed from the bank of River Luce, south of the viaduct by the owner. Viaduct cannot be illuminated this year.

Agreed Christmas Lights on 10th December and parties agreed Young People Friday 16th and Seniors 17th December, 2016

Closed 9.25 pm.

NOTE *** Monday 24th October, 2016 Annual General Meeting @ 8PM in Glenluce Public hall***

Next Meeting 5th December, 2016 @ 8PM in Glenluce Public hall.

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