Tell us your ideas for Castlebank Park

Posted Wednesday July 31, 2019 by Melissa Reilly

Since 2012, Lanark Community Development Trust have been working to restore the jewel in Lanark’s crown – Castlebank Park. Formerly an iconic park in the Clyde Valley, the park fell...

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RHS courses on offer at Castlebank Horticultural Centre

Posted Monday July 29, 2019 by Melissa Reilly

Castlebank Horticultural Centre in Lanark will soon be offering horticultural qualifications through the Royal Horticultural Society (RHS). The RHS was founded in 1804, and the organisation’s core objective is to...

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Development Trust drives for new members

Posted Tuesday July 09, 2019 by Melissa Reilly

Would you like to drive positive change in Lanark? Lanark Community Development Trust is encouraging the local community to sign up to join its committed membership base. Lanark Community Development...

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The Duke of Rothesay visits Castlebank Park

Posted Friday June 28, 2019 by Melissa Reilly

On Friday 28th June, The Duke of Rothesay visited Castlebank Park and Horticultural Centre in Lanark to learn about the park’s renovations and met with many of the volunteers and...

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CCI crafts new homes for bats in Castlebank Park

Posted Monday June 24, 2019 by Melissa Reilly

Castlebank Park in Lanark is to become more ‘bat friendly’ thanks to Lanark Community Development Trust and funding through Scotmid Co-operative. Scotmid’s Community Grant scheme helps deserving causes across Scotland....

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Lanark groups gain Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service

Posted Tuesday June 04, 2019 by Melissa Reilly

Lanark in Bloom and the volunteers at Castlebank Horticultural Centre have been awarded a Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service. Known as the ‘MBE for volunteer groups‘, this is the highest award given to volunteer...

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