Scottish Borders Council


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Contact: Judith Turnbull Tel. No. 01835 826556  Email:

Link: Teams Live Event

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Welcome and Meeting Protocols


Feedback from meeting of 18 February 2020 pdf icon PDF 167 KB

Copy of Minute attached.


Other information and news for noting pdf icon PDF 54 KB

(a)  Outstanding Community Fund Applications for 2019/20 - these have been dealt with as per the report that went to Council on 27 08 20 which also contains the evaluation of Localities Bid Fund 1&2 and Participatory Budgeting (summary attached)


(b)      The Teviot & Liddesdale Community Fund for 2020/21 is now open - guidance and application form is on SBC website:


(c)   Community Councils - grants are being paid as normal for 2020/21


(d)  Festival Grant Scheme – commitments re pubic liability and insurance are being met for 2020


(e)    Federation of Village Halls – grants are being paid as normal for 2020/21


(f)     VE Celebration Fund – this fund is now closed and commitments re expenses are being met


(g)    Teviot & Liddesdale Locality Plan & Action Plans - these plans are now published and outline the priorities of the Teviot & Liddesdale area and could be the focus of a future Area Partnership meeting:

(h)     Community Empowerment (Scotland) Act 2015 – Currently, there are no formal Participation Requests or formal Asset Transfer requests being considered within Teviot & Liddesdale


Fit for 2024: Review of Area Partnerships & Community Fund and action for Teviot & Liddesdale Area Partnership pdf icon PDF 60 KB

(Summary of reports attached).


Teviot & Liddesdale Community Fund 2020/21 pdf icon PDF 183 KB

Three applications for approval:-


(a)  Saturday Polish School

(b)  Hawick Community Pump Track

(c)   Strawberry Lemonade Events


(Three assessments attached plus Teviot & Liddesdale funding information).

Additional documents:


Date of next Teviot and Liddesdale Area Partnership - 12 January 2021

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