Click here to view September’s North Howe Transition Toun Community Newsletter as a pdf file.
On Friday 9th October 2009 at 7.30pm (NEW DATE!) in Letham Village Hall there will be an ‘Old Letham Night‘ – an illustrated talk by local historian Donald Dallas and a chance to look at photos, maps and artefacts from the village’s past. This will be a ‘Bring Your Own Bottle’ event but stovies and tea are included! Don’t miss it!
Letham Woodland group are running a free family event in Letham Woods on Sunday 30th August 2009. Local Drummers Drumfunwill be along to let you clear those Sunday morning cobwebs with their drumming workshop.
All welcome 11am -3pm at the Firepit
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Vandalism reported in Letham!!
Sandy Robertson – who does the school run – has offered to run a bus service on Friday 28th to the Giffordtown Transition Tavern Evening.
Outward – approximate times….
7.30 – Post Office Bow of Fife 7.35 – Letham – at the tree 7.38 – Monimail triangle 7.42 – Collessie – near railway bridge 7.46 – Giffordtown 7.50 – Giffordtown Village Hall
00.10 – return journey
The cost of the bus will depend on the numbers. If we can fill the bus it will be cheaper so please email me (a.heminsley333 at btinternet dot com) to book a seat.
If you would like another stop in the itinerary please also let me know – within reason!
Local architect Tom Morton has designed a stunning earth structure using ideas from our community consultations. This will be built by local earth building specialists Little and Davie who will be giving the community the opportunity to get their hands dirty and take part in a number of workshops. Details of these workshops will be made available over the next month.
A planning amendment is being processed at the moment covering the change in location to avoid the gas pipe, and updated design, and a decision is due to be made on 28 June. Once this has been confirmed the building work will start on the foundations of the shelter in July and the council hope to have the play equipment complete in Autumn of this year.
We will continue to keep the community informed of progress via www.letham.org.uk and at community council meetings.
I have also opened a forum topic to allow people to post their comments on the proposals or leave a comment on the section below.