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Latest News from The Crichton Foundation

Crichton Foundation Autumn Lunch

There are still a few days left to buy tickets for this event. The guest speakers Miranda Leslie and Colin Crosbie are sure to be interesting and entertaining. A glass of fizz, two-course lunch and cup cakes from Beets and Treats will add to the fun on the day.

Awards Committee

The application deadline for the next Awards Committee meeting has now passed. The Committee meet on 17th October to discuss these applications. Applicants will be informed of the outcome as soon as we can after the meeting.

Crichton Conversations

Looking forward the first Crichton Conversation of the new season next Tuesday. Download a copy of the full 2018 – 2019 programme here Crichton Conversation Programme 2018-2019

Annual General Meeting

The Foundation’s AGM will be held on Wednesday 26th September 2018 at 5:30pm in room 205 in Browne House, Bankend Road, Dumfries DG1 4ZZ. All are welcome. Please contact 01387 702047 or if you would like to join us.

Annual Report

The Annual Report of our achievements and activities for 2017 – 2018 is now available to download Annual Report 2017 – 2018

Beechgrove Garden Roadshow

On Thursday 26th July the Crichton Foundation were delighted to welcome Jim McCall, George Anderson and Chris Beardshaw from the the Beechgrove Garden to the Crichton. The Roadshow, which includes a gardener’s question time, was filmed in the 85-acre parkland estate and in Easterbrook Hall thanks to a collaboration between the Foundation and the Crichton […]

Sir David Landale Prize 2018

Nominations are now open for the 2018 Sir David Landale Prize. For details of how to make a nomination click the link Sir David Landale Prize Application. Sir David Landale Prize 2018

Festive Opening Hours

The Foundation office will close at 12 noon on Thursday 21st December 2017 and re-open at 9:30am on Monday 8th January 2018. Email or telephone messages left during this period will be dealt with on our return. We would like to take this opportunity to offer everyone our very best wishes for the Festive Season.

Crichton Conversation with Frank Field MP – POSTPONED

**** PLEASE NOTE CHANGE OF DATE **** Due to the continuing debate about the Brexit Bill the Crichton Conversation with Frank Field MP, due to be held on Thursday 14th December 2017, has been postponed. This Conversation will now be held on Monday 12th February 2018 at 7.30pm in Easterbrook Hall. If you have already booked for the event […]

Charity in Scotland: Facing the Perfect Storm?

In case you missed the talk by Kenneth Ferguson on 7th November, here is a chance to look at his presentation Kenneth Ferguson presentation – Perfect Storm

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