Minutes of Meeting: 27th March 2016

Wanlockhead Buyout Group Committee Meeting

27th March 2016, Wanlockhead Inn, 7:00 PM-9:30 PM

Present: Anjo Abelaira, Mac Blewer, Isobel Gibb, James McKelvie, Lincoln Richford, Nathan Kennedy

Declaration of Interest: None

Minutes: Mac Blewer

Minutes of Last Meeting: Approved


- Village Flyer Distribution
- Upcoming Village Consultation Meetings
- Constitution
- Bank Account
- Community Fieldtrips

Matters Arising

Village Flyer distribution. Action: Mac will do Goldscaur Row plus Long Row and Townhead Cottages. Isobell will pamphlet neighboring houses. Lincoln will get his row. Nathan will pamphlet Mountain Lodge, Fraser Terrace and four houses around him. Steve can get from Bryson Terrace to Meadowfoot. James Murray will get Church St. to Bryson Terrace. Tiffany will get Manse Row and George Square. Bob will get Old Library Row and Mitchell Place.

Constitution – Isobel presented a draft constitution from the Hub and another draft was distributed by Anjo. Action: Anjo will circulate the final, agreed-upon draft to group for approval.

Bank Account- Lincoln will go to Bank of Scotland and set things up.

ITV- will interview Anjo, Lincoln and Nathan at different locales on Wednesday

Community Trips- Need to conduct outreach to Mull of Galloway and Fintry groups and assess costs of potential trips.

Upcoming Village Consultation Meetings- Format of meeting. Intro to include: land reform 2) Wanlockhead and buyout – also talk about support from politicians, people etc…the powers that be are for us succeeding. Subgroup set up to conduct various practical and outreach tasks.