National Lottery Community Fund

In these uncertain times we are pleased to announce that we have received a National Lottery award from The National Lottery Community Fund.  Lottery funding is making a difference in communities like ours across Scotland and this funding was only possible thanks to National Lottery players.  We will be using our award to help maintain the fabric of our building and cover our running costs until such time as a more normal life resumes.continue reading →

Co-op Local Community Fund

Symington Community Hall has been fortunate to be chosen to benefit from the current round of the Co-op Local Community Fund, which runs from 27 October 2019 to 24 October 2020. During this round, Co-op Members are able to choose us as their local cause. Every time a member buys selected own-brand products and services, 1% of the money they spend will go to support the Community Hall. If you are already a member, we encourage you to visit the Co-op website - https://www.coop.co.uk - and nominate us to receive 1% of your spend. If you are not…continue reading →

Community Hall – Annual General Meeting

The Annual General Meeting of Symington Community Projects Limited (the not-for-profit company that manages the Community Hall) will take place on Tuesday 11th February 2020 in Symington Community Hall at 7.30pm; all members of the public are cordially invited to attend. If you would like to have any issues regarding the Community Hall addressed at this meeting they must be submitted in writing to the Company no later than the 28th January 2020. Please place written submissions in the Community Hall letterbox for attention of: The Secretary, SCPL, 31 Main Street, Symington. Alternatively,…continue reading →

News from the Board

Car Park. In September 2016 we celebrated the 10th anniversary of Symington Community Hall and representatives from the various hall user groups together with former Board Members joined with the Directors to mark the event. In response to a request for suggestions as to how the Hall’s facilities could be improved, a proposal was made that additional parking, including a disabled parking area, should be provided. The Board agreed to look into this and after identifying funding for the project, approved plans to extend the existing car park. It is hoped that work…continue reading →

A Warm Welcome

Thanks to the Big Lottery Fund’s Awards for All Scotland, hall users should now always find a warm welcome when using the Community Hall.  The gas boiler that served Hall One was becoming increasingly unreliable, difficult to maintain and expensive to operate.  The Hall’s Management Board decided that the boiler should be replaced and an application was made to Awards for All Scotland for a grant towards the cost of a new system.  Awards for All kindly met the application in full and a new Worcester Bosch boiler was installed on the 4th…continue reading →

Yoga

Yoga & Relaxation Class Symington Community Hall Monday morning 10.30—11.30am Thursday morning 10.30—11.30am Gentle For Beginners Suitable for any age and level of flexibility To book a place contact: Alison Hughes: 07814546269continue reading →