Monthly Archives: August 2016

August 2016 Community Council Meeting

The August meeting of the Community Council will take place on Monday 29th August 2016 at 715pm in the halls of Larbert Old Church.

All are welcome to attend and contribute.

Just before the meeting at 7pm, there will be an opportunity to see and try to the new Cycling Without Age trishaws in the car park. For more information on this exciting new project, see:

As well as our standing items, we will have a Police update from PC Alex Clarke. We also have speakers on the following topics:

Full agenda and links to papers to follow.

If you cannot attend but have anything you would like to raise, please post a message here or e-mail

Todhill (Larbert, Stenhousemuir & Torwood) Wind Farm Fund – ROUND 2

The Todhill (Larbert, Stenhousemuir & Torwood) Wind Farm fund has opened for Round 2 of applications. Applications are being accepted by the Fund up to 5th September 2016

The Fund was established for constituted groups within the Larbert, Stenhousemuir and Torwood Community Council area. Grants of £250 to £5,000 will be considered. Grants of over £5,000 will only be considered in exceptional circumstances.

Full details of the Fund and how to apply for funding can be found at:

The Fund’s priorities are to support activity that will benefit people within the Larbert, Stenhousemuir & Torwood area and that:

• Improves the physical appearance of the community (including the town centre) and makes better use of our public spaces;
• Develops community services, events and facilities to better meet the diverse needs of local people;
• Preserves and enhances the natural environment for the benefit of those who live in the area;
• Builds the skills, capacity and sustainability of community organisations serving the area.

Please note that the deadline for submitting application is 5th September 2016.

Applications must be from groups which have a constitution and are set up on a not-for-profit basis.

Please share this information with any groups or organisations you think may be interested in applying for funding.

The Community Council has established a microfund for applications for grants up to £250. Further details of this Fund can be found on the micro-grant section of this website.