NEWS

Falkland recieve funding for village charrette

The Community Council have successfully confirmed grant funding from the Scottish Government’s ‘Making Places Initiative’ fund, a total of £25,175. This funding has been awarded for the sole purpose of a ‘charrette’ for the villages of Falkland and Newton of Falkland. A charrette is a collaborative planning process that harnesses…

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Falkland best in fife

Visit Falkland lead the village back into competition for 2017, entering Beautiful Fife and Beautiful Scotland, campaigning alongside other villages, towns and cities across the country for communities to take pride in their place. After judging took place in July and August, when judges met with various individuals and organisations in…

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Final Crunch

Since 1892, St John’s Works in Falkland (known locally as “the factory”) has been a key feature in the village, originally a cotton mill and latterly a paper bag factory. As reported previously, work started at the end of 2016 to demolish the buildings, marking the end of an era…

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Winter Festival 2016

Wow what a fantastic day, thank you to everyone who supported us by coming along to our events as part of Falkland’s first winter festival. At the main event we had around 3000 people to come along to enjoy the stalls, amusements and much more. This years light switch on…

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Gathering Again

Following the success of the 2016 Community Gathering and Clean Up in Falkland, and requests to make this an annual event, Visit Falkland will host the Community Gathering 2017 on the 5th March from 1pm – 4pm at Falkland Town Hall This will bring together a range of community groups,…

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