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About Fearnan Village Association

Fearnan Village Association was formed in 2007 to provide a means through which those who live in the village can come together to discuss and respond to issues of importance to the village, particularly those that will have an impact on our quality of life. We also organise social events, such as the very popular Pudding Night in February, Strawberry TeaZ in July, and other events and coffee mornings throughout the year.

Peter’s Pool (and more)

The famous Peter’s Pool, near Croftgarrow, is named after Peter Dewar who served as Keeper on the Breadalbane Estate for over 45 years. He died in February 1924, and in October 1925, a Memorial Cairn was unveiled at the pool … Continue reading

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Some Final Lockdown Moments

Although things are slowly easing, we still have some Lockdown Moments to share. This week we were delighted to hear from Mary Robb with an update on how she and Mairi are faring in Aberfeldy.  Mary writes: “Mairi and I, … Continue reading

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Fearnan Magic

Over the last few weeks, members of our community have shared some wonderful and very varied Lockdown Moments and the theme continues with our first videoed Moment. On a fabulous day in early June, with the Loch as smooth as … Continue reading

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Moving from Lockdown to ‘Phase 1’

Fearnan’s NHS Tributes Fearnan’s tributes to the NHS have been many and varied over the last few weeks, highlighting the creative skills and talents of the community. A few are gathered together here. As well as Doug’s sand sculpture on … Continue reading

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Sketches of Fearnan

Jo has shared some pages from her sketchbook.  They are delightful and beautifully encapsulate aspects of Lockdown, from the empty shelves in the Co-op, cancelled holidays and social events to the mice who took ‘stay at home’ too seriously and … Continue reading

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Climbing the Lockdown Mountain(s)

Deliveries and Collections Thyme at Errichel have started delivering a range of deli produce to your door, including, and fruit and veg boxes, dairy produce and their free-range pork. Call 01887 820850 or email enquiries@errichel.co.uk for the price list and … Continue reading

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Another Week in Lockdown

Deliveries News On Friday morning Fearnan Hall car park was really busy with folk queuing for supplies from the Kenmore Bakery van. As well as getting supplies, it’s a chance to catch up with all the local chat and gossip. … Continue reading

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Lockdown Week 5

Update on Deliveries Good news for gardeners that Gatehouse Nursery plants – of both the edible and decorative varieties – are now available very locally at the Kenmore Post Office. Killin’s first digital farmer’s market opened on Monday 13th April. … Continue reading

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Lockdown Week 4

Deliveries Update The network of home deliveries continues to develop. Here’s a picture of it in action, with a groceries box from the Kenmore Post Office being delivered to Joyce and Alistair at Balnearn. (Looks like some first class social … Continue reading

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Easter Blog

Happy Easter, everyone! And we have a fabulous Easter photo to start with, thanks to Angela and Alastair.  Lambing doesn’t stop for Lockdown, and the team at Ewetopia have been working non-stop. Angela and Alastair are seen here with Chantal … Continue reading

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