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Town Centre Community Garden Complete!

By Dawn Black / October 7, 2021

It’s been a long time coming, but the Market Square Community Garden barriers have come down and the garden is open for everyone to enjoy. It has been wonderful to see people enjoying the seats and surroundings in good weather and bad since the garden opened up. Watch the video to see the transformation of […]


Community Council Small Grants for local community groups

By Dawn Black / September 30, 2021

From Stonehaven & District Community Council: A few years ago, Stonehaven & District Community Council were fortunate to be bequeathed some funds for the benefit of Stonehaven.  SDCC have decided they would like this money to be made available to local groups and organisations within the town via small grants. The following terms and conditions […]


Community Council seeks new members

By Dawn Black / September 4, 2021

from Stonehaven & District Community Council Stonehaven & District Community Council (SDCC) have space for new Co-Opted Members to join. The role of the Community Council is to proactively identify and assess issues of concern our local community, taking into account views expressed by the public and any other relevant evidence, and to either take […]


Community Action Plan Pop-Up Consultation

By Dawn Black / September 1, 2021

From Stonehaven & District Community Council (SDCC): Your views are important. Have your say in person!  Following on from the online survey (now closed), a pop-up consultation is taking place at Hy! on Allardice Street on Thurs 9th Sept 10am-8pm and Fri 10th Sept 10am-5pm. SDCC, assisted by  Kincardineshire Development Partnership (KDP) is undertaking a […]


Cancer Research UK’s Relay for Life Seeks Committee Members

By Dawn Black / August 24, 2021

Can you help? Relay for Life are coming to Stonehaven in August 2022 and are looking for outgoing and friendly people to join their new Relay For Life Committee. They need creative thinkers to plan and coordinate a fun and engaging experience for all event attendees. You will be resourceful, enthusiastic and have excellent organisational […]


Community Action Plan 2021 survey goes live!

By Dawn Black / August 19, 2021

From Stonehaven & District Community Council: Your views are important. Have your say!  Stonehaven & District Community Council, assisted by  Kincardineshire Development Partnership is undertaking a community consultation to identify the positive changes you would like to see in the town and surrounding areas.  This will inform a Community Action Plan (CAP) we are preparing, which will […]


Ground broken on new community garden

By Dawn Black / August 10, 2021

After a long wait, ground has finally been broken for the Stonehaven Market Square Community Garden today!  The project will create a beautiful, uniquely designed civic space at the North Pend of the Market Square Buildings beside the Granite Fountain, providing a focal point in the centre of the town for locals and visitors alike […]


Lighthouse Trail is GO!

By Dawn Black / August 9, 2021

The CLAN Light the North Lighthouse Trail is GO from today, Mon 9th Aug until 17th Oct 2021. The trail has over forty-five 2.5m tall lighthouses, which have been designed by some of the UK’s most talented artists. This event is made all the more special as the lighthouses are present in each of the […]


SPORThaven: Get active with free sessions

By Dawn Black / July 7, 2021

from Annette Leith, Stonehaven Community Sports Hub SPORThaven is organised by Stonehaven Community Sports hub, with the aim of providing our community with an opportunity to be outdoors and active. The week of 17th – 25th July, our amazing local sports clubs are providing a range of activities, available for all ages and abilities, from […]

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