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About cumbernauldhouse

To save and preserve Cumbernauld House and allow Public Access to this piece of our National Heritage.

Help improve our park

Over the last year we have brought interpretive panels to the park to educate people on the wealth of history in the area. We have delivered community planting events and taken part in the Friends of Cumbernauld Glen fun day. … Continue reading

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Funday in the park 2012

Tomorrow the Friends of the Glen are having a fun day in the park.  We’ll be there to help.  All welcome. out.

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Mindless Vandalism

We are disgusted today to report that some mindless morons have pulled out about 2 dozen of the new saplings we planted earlier in the year. No idea why people think this is funny or acceptable. It is a real … Continue reading

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Annual report from our Chairman

I think we can consider 2011 to have been quite a good year for the Friends of Cumbernauld House Park.  We completed the interpretive signs project and it seems that they have been broadly welcomed by the local community. Furthermore, … Continue reading

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Tree planting Part 2

Afternoon was a great success for the tree planting.  We had a great turnout from the Scouts who helped us get the rest of the trees planted.  What we did notice though was the sheer number of members of the … Continue reading

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Tree planting in the park.

Today we are planting trees in the park.  The group recieved a package of 420 trees from the Woodland trust and we’re planting in two sessions.  The morning session was a great success with about 20 people in total turning … Continue reading

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New guides to the Park!

This Saturday (3rd September) will see the unveiling of a year long project for the friends of Cumbernauld House Park.  The team has been working hard to put together interpretative panels for the park so that park users and local … Continue reading

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Fun Day in the Park

Saturday was the Fun day in the park arranged by the Friends of the Glen and ourselves.  Despite the weather there was a great turnout with well over 100 people coming along to take part in the festivities. The day … Continue reading

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Storms May 2011

Heavy storms have battered the park over the past couple of days.  One of the biggest trees in the park behind Cumbernauld House has been felled completely.  The iconic tree at the top of the hill in the park has … Continue reading

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October Meeting minutes online

Minutes for the October meeting are now online at this link.

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