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Stirling Farmer's Market Click & Collect at Dunblane Centre - Check Details Here

25 May 2020
Stirling Farmer's Market Click & Collect at Dunblane Centre - Check Details Here

https://www.thegreatbritishfoodhub.com/hubs/stirling-farmers-market-online    

Bin Collections Back to Normal

25 May 2020
Bin Collections Back to Normal

1.Service update: Normal waste and Recycling collections will restart on 1 June 2020. Collections will be made in line with the latest calendar. There will be a Grey Bin collection next week ( 25-31 May on your normal collection days. https://www.stirling.gov.uk/media/20988/waste-calendar-for-2020.pdf 2.Scottish Government 'Route Map' to easing restrictions https://www.gov.scot/publications/coronavirus-covid-19-framework-decision-making-scotlands-route-map-through-out-crisis/  

Giant Hogweed : The battle goes on

07 May 2020
Giant Hogweed : The battle goes on

Volunteers Terence O'Byrne and Iain O'Byrne have been out spraying the giant hogweed in and around Dunblane. It can take three weeks for the effects of the spraying to be visible.  

Glen Road Works Update - survey now closed

25 April 2020
Glen Road Works Update - survey now closed

In these challenging times it is good that people can get out and enjoy the old Glen Road. The birds are singing and nesting, red squirrels chasing each other up trees and the spring flowers are emerging.  This community-led project is conserving the old Glen Road between Dunblane and Bridge...

Farewell to Sandy

16 April 2020
Farewell to Sandy

The death has been announced of local treasure, Sandy Hunter Read the Stirling Observer

SSEN to fund community responses to C-19

01 April 2020
SSEN to fund community responses to  C-19

SSEN launches £350,000 resilience fund to support community coronavirus response 31 March 2020: for immediate release A new £350,000 fund to support communities affected by the coronavirus pandemic is now open for applications. Due to the significant impact on communities from the coronavirus outbreak, Scottish and Southern Electricity Networks (SSEN) has repurposed its annual...

Council/SVE Response to Covid-19 – Volunteers wanted

31 March 2020
Council/SVE Response to Covid-19 – Volunteers wanted

Stirling Council and Stirlingshire Voluntary Enterprise (SVE) are asking volunteers and local community groups to register and be part of a co-ordinated response to the Covid-19 emergency. By volunteering you can make a big difference in your area and on a national level. We are developing a recognised, formal Stirling area wide...

Dunblane Community Support fundraising appeal

30 March 2020
Dunblane Community Support fundraising appeal

With the prospect of the difficulties that would come with COVID-19, a group of Dunblane residents decided to set up a community support group. The purpose of the group is to provide support to vulnerable members of the community who are impacted by the changes that COVID-19 brings and aims...

Community Support - Links

27 March 2020
Community Support - Links

Here's some links to the fast moving Facebook and Twitter pages that keep us up to date with what's happening in the Community at this time.  Any others, please let us know at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Dunblane Community Support Dunblane Telegram  Discover Dunblane  Dunblane.info Twitter  Social Isolation Support Dunblane

DDT's latest Newsletter COVID-19 Special

27 March 2020
DDT's latest Newsletter COVID-19 Special

  DDT has just issued a special COVID edition of their 'Dunblane Today' newsletter.  Webpage Newsletter   STOP PRESS : DDT is working with the newly established Dunblane Community Support group; helping them to set up a fund to support their work which will grow arms and legs over coming weeks. They will...

COVID19 - Temporary changes to services

25 March 2020
COVID19 - Temporary changes to services

Stirling Council Media Release  For Immediate Release – 25.03.20 Due to the developing Covid-19 situation, Stirling Council is making necessary changes to household waste and recycling arrangements. These will affect the collection of blue, brown and glass containers, allowing the Waste Service to focus available staff resources on priority collections....

One walk a day? Try Kippendavie paths

25 March 2020
One walk a day? Try Kippendavie paths

    Download a pdf of the walks   Please note that this is a temporary map, as there are several more paths yet to be improved/constructed by the Kippendavie Trust during this and, probably now,  next year which, when finished, will be accompanied by a number of interpretation panels...

New Takeaway Offerings

18 March 2020
New Takeaway Offerings

A number of local restaurants are starting takeaway services due to the decrease in customers visiting.  For details please visit Dunblane Telegram, Discover Dunblane , Dunblane.info Twitter Please send updates to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  Beech Tree Allanwater View  Tilly Tea Room - with real china! Bennetts - Including free delivery John Hill - Including...

What's Open & What's Closed

18 March 2020
What's Open & What's Closed

As we would sadly expect in the present situation, there are a number of  closures coming through. We will update the WhatsOn Diary but please refer to this page for an overview of what's closed or cancelled and what is open or proceeding. Please see Discover Dunblane - Delivering page for...

Covid-19 : neighbours helping neighbours

17 March 2020
Covid-19 : neighbours helping neighbours

A great example of a community coming together !

Health Centre Update

16 March 2020
Health Centre Update

Coronavirus (Covid-19) Practice Update Coronavirus has been confirmed within the Practice area. We also have several staff self-isolating. In order to protect the health of both patients and healthcare workers, we would request that you only visit the health centre if absolutely necessary. From 27 March, we will not be...

Istanbul Turkish Barber opens in High Street

14 March 2020
Istanbul Turkish Barber opens in High Street

See the webpage and facebook page

Green Online Consultation

11 March 2020
Green Online Consultation

here  The survey comes on the back of last week’s announcement of a Climate Emergency public drop-in event to be held at the Albert Halls on Wednesday, 18 March. Stirling Council residents and businesses are invited to join the Council and local organisations at the city centre venue for a...

Police Scotland consultation

20 February 2020
Police Scotland consultation

Views are being sought as part of Police Scotland's and the Scottish Police Authority's Consultation on their refreshed Joint Strategy - 'Policing for a safe, protected and resilient Scotland', which aims to set the future direction for policing in Scotland. The strategy takes an outcome-based approach. The five strategic outcomes...

Rubber Chicken Theatre sets world record

18 February 2020
Rubber Chicken Theatre sets world record

Rubber Chicken Theatre staged hit musical The Wedding Singer from scratch in a remarkable 11 hours and 59 minutes! The turnaround and performance at Stirling’s MacRoberts Art Centre on Sunday has been recognised by Guinness World Records. A cast and crew of nearly 200 people aged eight to 70 took part in...

20mph on Argyle Gr, Glen Rd + St Marg's Dr?

14 February 2020
20mph on Argyle Gr, Glen Rd + St Marg's Dr?

The COUNCIL made The Stirling Council (20 mph Speed Limit) (Consolidation and Amendment No 44) Order 2019 under the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984 (as amended) on 14-2-20.  This Order proposes to introduce new 20-mph Limits on Argyle Grove, Glen Road and St Margarets Drive, Dunblane, All restrictions are being introduced in...

Electric vehicle charging bays for Dunblane

11 February 2020
Electric vehicle charging bays for Dunblane

DUNBLANE has plugged into Scotland’s longest electric vehicle ready rout with the installation of charging bays. Text from Stirling News Stirling Council installed the four rapid and another four slower charging bays at Springfield Terrace as part of an eco-friendly drive. These chargers will now form a part of the...

Allan Water Improvement Project

07 February 2020
Allan Water Improvement Project

Read all about the Project   The Allan Water Improvement Project works with landowners to engage sustainable land management in the Allan Water catchment with an aim of using nature to benefit rivers. Working with land managers to improve land use activities will have multiple benefits for the river, its...

Holmehill's Meadow consultation plan

24 January 2020
Holmehill's Meadow consultation plan

Below you will find links to the proposed plans from the Carman Foundation for a water garden on the meadow behind the Braeport Centre. This will require planning consent. Any questions regarding this plan should be addressed directly to Bill Carman at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  It would also be helpful, however, to get a...

CFSLA Grants of upto £500 for local groups

17 January 2020
CFSLA Grants of upto £500 for local groups

CFSLA is the local payroll lottery for local authority staff in Clackmannanshire, Falkirk and Stirling They support charities, community groups and staff fundraising activity by providing grants of upto £500. Read more

Graham Stewart Silversmith - shop now closed

15 January 2020
Graham Stewart Silversmith - shop now closed

With the closure of this Dunblane 'institution', we send Graham and Elizabeth all our best wishes.    

Grants for improving public areas for wildlife

13 January 2020
Grants for improving public areas for wildlife

Local charity, the Carman Family Foundation, have been the owners of Holmehill since mid 2018. Bill & Celia Carman live in Dunblane - see their webpage. They have decided to make grants available to projects in Dunblane which improve public areas for wildlife. At this stage, they are seeking expressions...

Your Stirling: You Decide - Dunblane projects

13 January 2020
Your Stirling: You Decide - Dunblane projects

During the Your Stirling: You Decide process, the proposals below were successfully voted for by local people. You can also see updates on these and other proposals on the council website. Outdoor Gym in Dunblane (DBA19) To create an outdoor gym, preferably in a central location e.g. Laighhills, Drying Green...

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