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Wanted: Firefighters for Doune Station

Vacancies now exist for Firefighters at Doune Fire Station.  Find out more. Firefighters in the Retained Duty System (RDS) are individuals who live or work close to specific community fire stations and can commit to providing an emergency response service for that...

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Latest News from the Community Council

Well the first meeting of the 2016 turned out to be a fairly routine affair with no arguments or controversy at all.  However... There were plenty of guests which was good because we were down on community councillors for one reason or another and we did not see a...

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Spare a thought in 2016…

As the New Year gets underway in our lovely community that is Doune, it’s worth counting our blessings and sparing a thought for those who aren’t as fortunate.  As we watch pictures on our TV night after night of lines of dishevelled women, men and children marching...

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Doune Christmas Fayre 4th December 2015

Hurricane Desmond did not deter the strong willed, motivated Doune community as they, due to the threat of high winds moved the Christmas Fayre to the Doune Rural Hall. The hall was bursting at the seams with the villagers there to support the local clubs and...

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New store opens in Doune – Doune Chic

Doune Chic first opened its doors on 24 October 2015. The shop is run by mother and daughter Sue Sedgwick and Stacey Campbell. Their quirky little shop can be found in the corner of the pretty courtyard behind the Buttercup Cafe in Main Street. Stocking hand painted...

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Kilmadock Community Council Latest

The October meeting of the KCC turned out to be a very busy affair with a number of guests who came along to make a point and air their views to the KCC. Anti-social behaviour The first item that arose after the usual formalities was the question of King Street and...

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Something spooky at Deanston Distillery

Due to popular demand, Deanston Distillery is running its Halloween tours again during the last weekend of October!  Do you dare to go along? The special Halloween tours will tell you all the spooky stories from the distillery and the tale of the wife of William...

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