Welcome to the Melrose and District Community Council website
The council serves the area of Melrose, Darnick, Gattonside, Newstead and Langshaw. Meetings are held once a month, except July, and are generally in the Ormiston Institute, Melrose but may occasionally be held in other parts of the area such as Newstead or Gattonside. Please see the Meetings Calendar for dates, times and locations of upcoming meetings. Members of the public are welcome to attend.
Please note all meetings are cancelled until further notice on account of the Coronavirus outbeak.
Minutes are filed in the Library section.
A list of members of the Community Council can be found in the Members section.
MELROSE POST OFFICE
Royal Mail have informed us that the Post Office service operated by Masons Bookshop has been closed following the resignation of the postmaster. Royal Mail would like to apologise for the inconvenience the temporary closure may cause. Please see below for alternative Post Office branches in the area and for a temporary mobile Post Office service which will be operating from 9 December until a permanent solution can be found.
ALTERNATIVE POST OFFICE BRANCHES
- Langlee Post Office, 12 Marmion Road, Galashiels, TD1 2DE
- Galashiels Post Office, 29-33 Channel Street, Galashiels, TD1 1BJ
MOBILE SERVICE FROM 9 DECEMBER 2019
It is proposed to offer a mobile service from the St. Dunstans Car Park, Melrose on the following days and times:
Monday: 14:45 to 16:15
Tuesday: 14:30 to 16:15
Wednesday: 11:00 to 11:45
Thursday: 14:45 to 16:15