Don't miss the Abbey Church Fair on Saturday October 12th from 10 am until 2pm, in the Church Hall. Entry £2.50 for adults, children free (must be accompanied by an adult), includes refreshments, soup on sale from 12 noon. Craft and local stalls, home baking, tombola, raffle, activities for children and adults alike. Craft stalls £10, Charity £5. Contact Anne Easson on email@example.com or text 07960538728.
Coupar Angus Relax Group have been very busy making items for Christmas. They will be on sale in the Community High Street store by the end of the month. There will be hand made cards for sending to friend and family further afield. Also candles, baubles and other tree decorations and desk calendars.
The Relax Group meets every Friday morning. For more information, visit their Facebook page.
Anne Easson has announced the exciting news that Pride of Place has won a gold medal certificate for Coupar Angus at the Beautiful Scotland Awards in Dumfries, including Best in Category out of 8 entrants for Large Village.
Kettins artist Cornelia Weinmann is showing her new line of textile work during Perthshire Open Studios 2019, at venue #22 on Keay Street in Blairgowrie (location and directions in the Open Studios brochure, available at the library and at a few shops in Coupar Angus). Cornelia creates flamboyant collage panels made from recycled fabric and sews them onto handmade linen tops in matching colours - the artist's contribution to the growing movement of slow fashion and circular economy.
Venue #22 is open on Sunday 15 Sept 2019, 10am - 5pm. Cornelia's textile and fine art work is continually on display and for sale at her studio at 4 School Park in Kettins.
The Community Fire Station at Coupar Angus is recruiting.We are looking for new crew members and are holding recruitment information sessions.
Friday October 4th, 6pm - 8pm
Saturday October 5th, 10am - 2pm
Come along and meet your local crew, get information and try out some of the selection tests.
Spread the word to anyone you know who may be interested.
For more information email firstname.lastname@example.org
Burrelton & Woodside Senior Club presents Eddie Rose in concert - a night of Music, Comedy & Song in The Red House Hotel, Coupar Angus on Friday 18th October 2019 at 7.30pm, Raffle, Tickets £14 includes Supper.
For tickets contact:
Marie Milne, 01828 670344, or
Gladys Laing, 01828 670692
Two Coupar venues are taking part in this year's Doors Open Days in September.
St. Anne’s Episcopal Church on Forfar Road boasts a fine organ built by Harrison & Harrison of Durham, beautiful stained glass windows and an oak reredos depicting the Last Supper.
The Church will also host a Mini Arts Festival features an arts & crafts display, quilting demonstration and drop-in workshop with local artist Roz Arno-Button. Sunday’s highlight is a music recital by Walter Blair (organ & keyboard) and Geoffrey Bridge (oboe)!
Opening hours are Sat 7th, 10:00-16:00; Sun 8th, 15:00-17:00
The Quarto Press is located at Beech Hill Road. The outbuildings housing this press were originally built as a cottage, stable and wagon-shed to the Grade B listed Beech Hill House (1750-1800).
Visitors will be able to try their hand at historical letterpress printing and view rare machinery, including typecasters and presses, and dozens of old gadgets and objects from the trade.
Opening hours are Sat 7th-Sun 8th, 10:00-17:00
Optional tours available (no booking required).
Also, visitors may view demonstrations by John Easson on Sat 7th-Sun 15th, 10:00-17:00 daily, and 10:00-19:00 on Fri 13th-Sat 14th.
Dozens more interesting venues will be opening their doors. For full information visit the Doors Open Days website at http://www.doorsopendays.org.uk/.
Sat 24th August 2-5pm Burrelton Market on the Village Green, lots and lots of stalls, (and new ones) BBQ, tea and cake, games for kids, face-painting. Great day out.
The Steering group of Trustees give notice of the forthcoming A.G.M on the 21st August 2019, to be held at Trades Lane, Coupar Angus, PH13 9DN at 7.00pm
All members and non members are welcome.
Membership is free to all from post code areas PH10 & PH13
Do you have any school uniform items your family will no longer use but are still in good condition? Please donate them for reuse by other pupils at these collection points: All schools; Rattray Connect; BRDT Office (1-3 Meadow Place, Blairgowrie); Blairgowrie Library; the Heat Project in the Wellmeadow; the SNP office (Lesley St, Blairgowrie).
Come to Rattray Connect (High Street, Rattray) and pick up items free of charge for the 2019-20 school year on Wednesday 7th August 10-3 and 5-8
Blairgowrie and Rattray School Uniform Initiative 2019
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