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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.

May Update

This month, Fearnan Art Club has been getting out and about and members paid a visit to Highland Safaris at Dull for the first of this year’s outdoor sketching and painting sessions. It was a glorious day with wonderful blue … Continue reading

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April Update

This week we have news from Fraser and Tricia about their recent move, a tale of ‘derring-do’ by Peter in aid of the Birks Cinema refurbishment fund, and the latest from the Book Club. First of all, Fraser gave the … Continue reading

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Spring at Last?

Bowls Club News The Carpet Bowls Club celebrated the end of a very enjoyable – and successful – bowls year with a final toast to the 2017/18 season.  An exciting Singles Final between club stalwarts Alastair Kininmonth & Jardine Robertson … Continue reading

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The Brydones in Fearnan circa 1905-1946

We are delighted to be able to publish this article by Val Chapman about her grandfather, James Brydone, who lived in Fearnan in the first half of the 20th century. Importantly, in this year that marks the 100th anniversary of … Continue reading

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A Mystery Solved and the AGM Minutes

  Peter Feggan This picture is one of a number of items displayed in the McLean Hall, Fearnan. It was discovered by Ian Brace amongst some papers, and given to Ian McGregor when he was writing his book Fearnan, The … Continue reading

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Coffee Morning & Poppy Update

The snow had receded enough by Tuesday to ensure a good turnout for the first Coffee Morning of the year. Most were glad to be able to get out of the house after being incarcerated due to the weather and … Continue reading

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Pudding Night 2018

Like Christmas, the Fearnan Winter Pudding Night comes but once a year.  Much thought goes into staging the event, but one thing we didn’t take into account in our planning was the possibility of a power cut 75 minutes before … Continue reading

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