Entries by Royal Burgh of Annan Community Council

Flower Power

As most of us are aware the closure of the Seaforth Nurseries means the reduction by at least 50% of the number of flowers planted around the  town. Without  going into the how or why of it where would you like to see the flower beds planted or not as the case may be ? […]

Top Secret

When you think about secrecy what springs to mind – cloak and dagger activities, subterfuge, misdirection, inner circles… Don’t tell your dad even more important don’t tell your granny. How do you keep a five year old silent for so long ? We all know what you are up to its very rare if at […]

Brief Notes

Lasts nights AGM/meeting saw a bit of shuffling between the office bearers with the Chair Neil MacIntyre moving to vice chair and the vice chair Joyce Wylie moving to Chair. The Treasurer was elected for another year but the Secretary stood down leaving the office vacant at the minute. As for the meeting, there is […]


At the last meeting one of our members said “are we not making enough fuss about the state of the roads in the town?” Well not a lot was said, other than how many times do you  report something? You don’t have to be a driver to notice the state of some of our streets.  […]

North Street Parking

Used or Abused Is the parking along the west side of North street caused by the success of Annan Athletic Football Clubs community involvement or by the inconsiderate parking of its users there is after all a car park that is hardly used more especially on non match days . Residents are quite rightly up […]

Dog Fouling

Now that the days are getting lighter and dare I say it more pleasant, more of us are getting out and about on foot and that’s when you notice it, the mess that some of our streets are in, due to irresponsible dog owners – it’s shocking. That is all I seem to have heard […]