Latest Killin News
Glen Ogle traffic lights update
BEAR have agreed and appointed a contractor to do the work to stabilise the hillside at the location. They are finalising details of that and the timescale needed. Around 4 weeks of works are expected.
Killin Community Council vacancy
Killin Community Council has a vacancy for an additional member. If you are interested in getting involved as a member of the Community Council, then please email: firstname.lastname@example.org for further information.
Discretionary Business Support Fund launched
A new Discretionary Business Support Fund being administered by Stirling Council has opened for applications. Applications close at 5pm on February 10th 2021. This fund is designed to provide support for those businesses that have been unable to obtain support since October 2020. The fund focuses on small and micro businesses (50 employee or fewer).
SSEN planning to remove and replace pylons
A total of 7.8 km of overhead line will be removed, including 31 steel lattice towers, between Killin substation and Lix Toll. The removed towers will include the most prominent section above Killin and the Falls of Dochart, as well as those crossing the A827.
Killin featured on Channel 4 News
Channel 4 News Scotland Correspondent Ciaran Jenkins reported from Killin regarding the relaxation of lockdown rules and the effects that restrictions have had on local businesses.
Normal waste collection schedule to resume
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 week commencing 25 May on the regular collection day.
Killin Community Council Meeting Agenda – Mon 25 May 2020
Killin Community Council will be holding a video meeting on Zoom, at 7pm on Monday 25th May to which all members of the community are invited to contribute in advance. If you have comments and suggestions, or issues that you would like raised please email communitycouncilkillin@gmail.
Charity Auction 1999
A charity auction held in the Salmon Lie, Clachaig Hotel, Killin in November 1999, run by Morag McNee and auctioneer David Osler, in aid of RHSC Leukaemia & Cancer Research Fund. Subscribe to the Killin Media Archive channel on YouTube for new releases.
Websters Makeover 2000
In 1999 Websters entered a competition and eventually won a makeover, including new uniforms and a visit from a stylist, which took place on 4 February 2000.
Temporary waste arrangements to continue for another 3 weeks
Stirling Council’s temporary changes to its household waste and recycling arrangements will continue for a further three weeks.