Free Broadband access We have just been informed by Stirling Council that the following link is available for schools and pupils home-schooling: https://www.businessdirect.bt.com/sectors/education/free-wi-fi/?ReferrerID=BTBD&utm_source=bt+business&utm_medium=press+release&utm_campaign=EDU_Free_Wifi_Home_Learning&utm_content=BTBD Please contact your school if they are not aware of this.
Learn and Play – community grant for children Once again our children and their families are under Covid -19 restrictions and school-age children are in on-line learning, while playgroups and parent and toddler groups are unable to open. If you have school age children and would like some help towards online learning, eg an extra […]
HOUSEHOLD GRANT SCHEME UPDATE We are delighted to report a substantial increase in grants awarded by the scheme in the last year and that several households have accessed grants for the first time in that period. To ensure the scheme can support more participation, particularly from those residents who have not benefitted previously, we are […]
Are you having a Halloween party? Send us a photo of your Halloween lanterns or fancy dress costumes – £5 prize for any we publish in the next newsletter. Email [email protected]
Libi Newell now here to help you with projects! VRG have contracted Libi to help manage grant supported projects already running and the many more to come. Welcome Libi! Libi started on 1 October and is initially contracted for up to a year on a part-time basis. She’s already made a tour of […]
Additional funding for ebikes. A reminder that residents can now apply for up to £1000 for an ebike as VRG won additional funding from Falck last year. Article here has full details. Falck ebike scheme VRG wins funding If you wish to purchase an ebike please complete a VRG household grant form as usual – […]
This year’s AGM will be held at 8pm on Tuesday 10 November via Zoom. VRG members will be receiving notification and an invitation to stand as a Director in the post shortly. Forms can be downloaded here: VRG Director Application Form 2020.pdf VRG Director Application Form 2020.doc AGM paperwork and the Zoom link will follow in […]
Valley Renewables Group wants to know what you think of a Community Meeting Space something like this at the Community Woodland? Is it a good idea and what would you use it for? Tell us your ideas here! [email protected] We are looking at creating a Community Meeting Space at the Community Woodland for local […]
The latest newsletter has just been posted to residents or can be view online here: August 2020 newsletter.