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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 November Meeting of Old Luce Community Council

Old Luce Community Council Meeting

8 p.m. Monday 7th November, 2016



Fred Murray Chairman Ian Paterson Vice Chairman

Robert Higgins Secretary Derek Sloan Treasurer

Committee: Mike Lane, Joan Miskimmins, Diane Lowe, Gogie McKinstry, Caroline Heron and Elizabeth Innes,

Apologies: Irene Wilmont.

Councillor: J McClung

Police Business: PC Allison, apology dayshift – Report vehicle collision near Dervaird. Female driver to hospital for checks.

1. Minutes Previous Meeting: Prop: Mike Lane Sec: Derek Sloan AGREED.

2. Matters Arising: Letter to Men's Shed Secretary with apologies for late response. Development Trust still considering Viaduct lighting for Christmas.

3. Correspondence: Card of thanks from J Dodds for funding for Cubs/Beavers. MSP Carson sends contact details. Hub winter warmth for posting on Notice Board. Funding request from Glenluce Primary for theatre trip. £500 (Maximum) agreed.

4. Development Trust report: See Appendix 1 (to follow)

5. Updates:

  • Windfarms – Killgallioch Community Benefit scheme set up. Old Luce 2 members + propose 1 independent.

  • Old Luce CC lodged interest in Station Yard with DGC

100 Club October:

Drawn by- 1) J McClung 2) Caroline Heron 3) Elizabeth Innes

Winners- £25 L Wilson (8) £50 H Milne (51) £100 Gail Taylor (94)

AOCB: Defibrillators – publicly located ones to be considered further.

Village Clock requires maintenance.

Closed 9.18pm.

Next Meeting 6th February, 2017 @ 8PM in Glenluce Public hall.

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