monreith and district action group


latest news (15th April 2018)



BROADBAND - Superfast Broadband should now be available for the whole of the village.


Emergency Aid - Ted has prepared and circulated within the village a provisional plan which gives useful information and advice. See also the item under 'Winter Resilience'.

CHARGES FOR THE USE OF THE HALL AND HIRE OF EQUIPMENT Hire of the hall: £6 per hour - this to include equipment in the hall. To take out equipment, the following charges will apply: Tables - £10. Chairs - £10. Kitchen Crockery/equipment - £10. Any items damaged must be replaced by the hirer.

Winter resilience: The Council had provided our winter resilience equipment.

We have a full yellow road salt bin outside the hall. We also have 3 shovels, 3 fluorescent tabards and 3 sets of gloves.Ted has put one shovel outside with the bin and the other 2 and the tabards and gloves inside the hall porch on the left hand side. There is also a board on the wall in the porch where the equipment hangs; the remaining hooks can be used for extra coat storage. Training is being provided for the Madag volunteers.


Flooding - Work on the flood prevention drainage scheme started at the end of March and is ongoing.


It is hoped that the sanding of the hall floor will begin in the week commecing 16th April.


The soup and pudding lunch was highly successful with over 100 people attending.


The children's easter party was also a great success


The beach clean had been well attended and for those who missed this one there'll be another in a couple of months. 23 people turned out to help, including an MSP and 3 from the council.


Remember: fundraising ideas would be welcome as the hall needs attention.