Strathaven and Glassford Community Council

Welcome to the newly redeveloped website for Strathaven and Glassford Community Council.

Happy New Year

All of the members of Strathaven and Glassford Community Council wish everyone a Happy 2020.  Our first meeting of 2020 will be in Avondale Community Wing on January 28th at 7pm.

Annual General Meeting

The Annual General Meeting of Strathaven and Glassford Community Council was held in the Calder Room of Avondale Community Wing at 7pm on Tuesday October 29th, with the October meeting following immediately immediately afterwards.  The agenda for the AGM can be found here and the minutes for the October meeting and AGM can be found on the minutes page.

Traffic Management

Strathaven and Glassford Community Council is running a consultation on a proposal to change the traffic priorities at the Common Green.  Specifically the proposal is to make Bridge Street one-way leaving the Common Green and Wellbrae one-way into the Common Green.

To take part in the consultation download the survey form by clicking this link Strathaven_Traffic_Consultation or by visiting the Strathaven Facebook page. It can either be printed and returned to the Echoes office at Roasted, 41 Common Green, Strathaven or emailed to


With the Kype Muir Windfarm now operational and the Kype Muir Community Fund live since June 26th, we welcome applications for eligible projects.  We would suggest that in advance of an application you discuss the project with a member of the Community council.  Applications will be reviewed against the Community Consultation Summary Document and Action Plan.  Click here to download a copy.   The process starts with completion of an ‘Expression of Interest Form’.  This can be downloaded  by clicking this link: Kype-Muir-Expression-of-Interest-Form. To access the application on the County Durham Community Fund website follow this link.

The Community Council Micro Grant Scheme is also now live and groups or individuals can apply for up to £500 to support eligible projects or activities.  Click here to download the application form, or here for the Micro Grant Guidelines.

Our email address is

Next Meeting

Our next meeting is on Tuesday January 28th 2020 at 7pm in Avondale Community Wing.  All members of the public are welcome to attend.

Click the link for the agenda: CC Agenda November 26th 2019