Auchterhouse Village
Auchterhouse Community & Parish
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The purpose of this site is two-fold

1. To provide a focal point for the exchange of information for residents and those interested in the village of Kirkton of Auchterhouse

2. To provide information on the history of our village, following a Local History exhibition held in April 2000.

If you have any Auchterhouse connections and wish to contact us email us at

Village News

NEW from 5 Jan 15 - Mobile Library Timetable Click here

Issue 3 of Auchterhouse Newsletter available here (Note: the Argus archive is still available on the same page)

Regnal programme click here

Kirkton of Auchterhouse Playing Field: a new page has been added under the Societies heading. Click here to go direct.

Oil Ring page in the Societies section Click here

Bus Timetable available here (PDF format, 41k)

Community Council

New Community Council Email List information page. Click here or see the entry in the Community Council section of the navigation menu on the left of each page

Community Council members page (updated 20 Nov 2014) Click here

Date of Next Meeting:
Thursday 19 February 2015 at 7.00 p.m. in the Village Hall.

Community Council meeting Minutes of
Meeting 304 on 15 January 2015
available here

Minutes of 2014 AGM Click here

Bob Bruce
Sadly, yesterday afternoon (11 January 2015) Bob passed away peacefully after a long illness. He had all his family with him.
Bob was a member of the Community Council from 1992 to 2006 and did sterling work for it as secretary and chairman. The Argus newssheet was started and run by Bob as a away of keeping residents aware of developments in the area. He worked closely with Duncan Kennedy in running our website for many years. He will be greatly missed.

Rev Mike Mair will take Bob's funeral service in the Dundee Crematorium at 2 pm on Monday 26th January.

Bob was the moving force and inspiration behind the development of this web site as well as being the Editor for many years and he will, indeed, be sadly missed --- Duncan K

Web News
There is plenty of room here and on the many individual pages for your news items.
Please send any contributions by email to info@
Longer items can be placed on the individual pages with a link from this page.
We can usually have your news on line well within 24 hours.

The Auchterhouse Newsletter

The Auchterhouse Newsletter is available in PDF format on this site. Click here

The next edition of the Auchterhouse Newsletter will be distributed in the 3rd week of February. Please send Aileen Baird any articles/content that you would like to include by Tuesday 3rd February
These can include any news or comments on local organisations/ clubs/ groups, events, charity fund raising or special announcements.

Dundee Newtyle Railway
A new video, made by Ron Watt (with music and arial shots by his son Graeme) about the original railway.
Click here

(This link to an article in The

Pavement Closure at School
The main street pavement in front of the school will be closed for several days , while the playground wall is being rebuilt. The old wall was becoming unsafe.

Join the Community Council Email List
See the new Email List information page from the Community Council section of the navigation menu on the left of each page or Click here

Visiting Auchterhouse? Doing something special? Need up to date weather information? Click here for John Brush's live update Auchterhouse weather site.

Auchterhouse Community & Parish last updated 22 January 2015