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21/04/2018 – March minutes posted; Welcome to the Lenzie  Community Council website.  The aim of this site is to provide an information channel between the Council and the community.   News and current interest items are mostly found in Blog Posts under About LCC.  You can find ratified Council Minutes under ‘Council Business’.   The Links page …

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Station Orphaned

Station Orphaned

Adopt-a-Station is a Scotrail scheme where a voluntary group such as Rotary or a Horticultural Society, local to a Station, agrees to plan and maintain a rotation of plants and flowers to brighten up the Station environment.  Scotrail provides the tubs and reimburses the costs.  Lenzie Community Council was asked to join the scheme nine …

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Out of Order – Success!

Out of Order – Success!

Very glad to inform all potential users of the ATM at the former Royal Bank of Scotland Branch in Lenzie that, as of yesterday, (17th January) the ATM appears to be working once more. We don’t know which of the many buttons that were pressed had the desired effect, but we hope that fault rectification …

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A Hotel for Lenzie

A Hotel for Lenzie

The latest Planning proposal for the piece of ground alongside Woodilee Road at the foot of Garngaber Avenue is for a 28-bedroom hotel. You may remember that the previous proposal was for 8/9 houses and this was turned down on appeal to the Reporter, mostly on the grounds of possible damage to the health of …

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2018 Lenzie New Year Fun Run (Prov results)

2018 Lenzie New Year Fun Run (Prov results)

Fears that the adverse weather would reduce the number of entries were unfounded.  There was a record turnout of 373 entrants, although not all finished. Last minute removal of a rotten tree meant that the route could go ahead as planned Kirkintilloch Olympians worked their magic as usual in logging the times despite freezing fingers …

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Great Lenzie Fairtrade Bake-Off

Great Lenzie Fairtrade Bake-Off

Imagine a time in the not-too-distant future when Bake-Off is finished.  How will you handle the inevitable withdrawal symptoms?  By having a go yourself and entering the Great Lenzie Bake-Off. 10 – 12 hrs Saturday 18th November in Lenzie Union Parish Church Hall. Use as many Fairtrade products as you can and you’ll be helping …

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South Claddens Planning Application

South Claddens Planning Application

Cala Homes have submitted a formal Planning Application to build in the field to the south of Blacklands Place.  This proposal is the one presented previously in Lenzie Tennis Club.  The full application can be read on the East Dunbartonshire website under the title TP/ED/17/0517. If you are thinking that wading your way through 35 …

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Free Wifi at Stations

Free Wifi at Stations

Look out for the sign! (This one is at Haymarket). The Scotrail Alliance has announced that free Wifi is now available at Lenzie and Bishopbriggs Stations.  Wifi is available at around 50 stations, apparently and 90% of rolling stock are expected to be connected by autumn 2018. Installation work is currently underway on the trains …

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Retirement Housing in Lenzie

Retirement Housing in Lenzie

This public meeting has been arranged at short notice to discuss retirement housing in Lenzie.  Councillors and candidate Councillors for the election have been invited and asked to provide a statement to be read out at the meeting if they are unable to attend.  (Note:  date in Kirkintilloch Herald is incorrect)  All welcome. Monday, 24th …

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