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About cumbernauldhouse

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

Where’s Our Car Park

Frustrated community group, the Friends of Cumbernauld House Park, this week demanded action be taken to finalise a car park promised to the area two years ago. When North Lanarkshire Council granted planning permission for the conversion of, grade-A listed, … Continue reading

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AGM 2012/2013

Our next meeting, and AGM, will take place on Monday 8th April at 7pm in the lower bar of Cumbernauld Theatre. Guest speaker will be Ian McKenzie, from the Scottish Wildlife Trust, who will speak about the Cumbernauld Living Landscape … Continue reading

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Cumbernauld News Response

A recent Cumbernauld News article stated that our plans for a Community Archaeology project wasn’t feasible. Unfortunately the Cumbernauld News didn’t approach ourselves for a comment on the article and the below letter was submitted to them for publication in … Continue reading

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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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