DENHOLM & DISTRICT COMMUNITY COUNCIL (D&DCC)
of our recent by-election; Aug 2017
There are currently 2 vacancies on the
D&DCC, and a by-election is currently underway. Anyone who would like to contribute to our
work should contact either Chair
Roberts or obtain a
nomination form from the Post Office.
meets monthly in Denholm Village Hall. Meetings are
held on the third Wednesday of each month (except
August), starting at 7.00 pm. Members of the public
are most welcome to attend; questions from the floor
are normally addressed at the end of the meeting.
constitution, the purpose and functions of the
Community Council are stated to be to:
Ascertain, co-ordinate and
express to the Scottish Borders Council and to
other public authorities the views of the community
it represents in relations to matters for which
those authorities are responsible;
Make known within the
community such information as may be received from
SBC and other public authorities; and
Take such action in the
interests of the community as appears to it to be
expedient and practicable.
The Council shall be non-party in
politics, and non-discriminatory and shall represent
all persons in its area.
Councillors are elected every four years. Current
Secretary: Will Roberts
Treasurer: Shirley Passmore
Armstrong, Simon Clew, Tom Lothian, Christine Nichol,
Meetings are usually supported by SBC Councillors
for the Denholm ward, currently Cllrs Stuart
Marshall, Clair Ramage and Neil Richards, and also
by our local Community Constable, PC Allan Patterson
of Police Scotland.
for a forthcoming meeting is normally distributed
one week prior to the meeting, and the minutes a
week after the meeting. These papers will be posted
on this D&DCC Information web-page, and are also
posted on the noticeboard adjacent to the bus
shelter on Denholm Green.
You can also access
them from the menu list on the left of this