Comment to update Gorebridge People on the Latest Developments affecting their Beacon Project by Archie Pacey. 4:00 AM on Thursday, 18th May, 2017 – beneficent sleep is restoring the energy of Gorebridge residents, to see them safely through to the final day of this late spring month. 4:10 AM – Fire-fighting units arrive in Gorebridge to […]
We are delighted to welcome Jane Burridge as Business Manager. Jane, who took over from Paul Renwick last month, is a professional architect with over 25 years project management experience in many diverse sectors from commercial office building design to community facilities. Past buildings she has been involved in include the BT Headquarters at Edinburgh Park and the Loch Lomond Gateway Centre while […]
I was born and brought up in Gorebridge and since I was any age I have enjoyed walking in and around the village and the countryside beyond. Nowadays I see many changes taking place. As I walk down the Main Street I am impressed by some of the regeneration projects taking place including the refurbishment […]
In 1996 I retired and, since I now had some spare time, the Chair of the Community Council invited me to take on the post of Secretary. Gorebridge was then going through a rough time. Employment was disappearing. Community facilities were disappearing. Our local high school was under sentence. We were denied access to grant […]
Our Annual General Meeting will take place on Wednesday 9th November 2016 at 7 pm in No.58 Main Street. Everyone welcome – not just members – to find what the trust is up to and has achieved this past year.
The first time I stepped through the door of No. 58 I was greeted by the ever enthusiastic Archie Pacey who virtually recruited me to the board on the spot. He told me that he wanted to build a community centre in Gorebridge. As an architect (I have my own practice – Halvorsen Architects – […]