When GCDT heard that the Gorebridge branch of the Bank of Scotland was closing we approached them to ask if we could use the building as a temporary community space. BOS kindly agreed to this and we were handed the keys on Tuesday. This is a welcome stop gap while we wait for Gorebridge Beacon […]
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 […]
It is good to see the old stonework salvaged from the Brown Building out of store and ready to be incorporated into the remembrance garden at Gorebridge Beacon. Some of you might even remember the previous life of the Brown Building (run by the trust for a few years as a community centre before it […]
The scaffolding is away, the decorators are in and we can start to see what the Beacon is going to look like. (click on an image to open slideshow)
Gorebridge’s new Community Hub, the Beacon, is due for completion early summer 2017. Funded principally by the Big Lottery and Midlothian Council the Beacon will provide a general purpose large hall, a creative arts room, a cafe facility, a suite of new modern office and meeting facilities as well as being the new home of […]
The Gorebridge Beacon is progressing well, with interior details started and jobs soon being advertised. Here are some photographs taken this week.