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CRICHTON MAGAZINE – ISSUE 6

Issue 6 of The Crichton Magazine is now available to view online! Enjoy our quick preview video below and when you’ve got time and a cuppa, you can browse through our Autumn/Winter issue at your leisure by clicking here. Thank you to everyone who contributed to and supported this issue. More information about our tenants…

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CRICHTON MAGAZINE – ISSUE 6

21st December 2021

CRICHTON STORIES TO FEATURE IN YEAR OF STORIES 2022

UP THE MIDDLE ROAD: CRICHTON STORIES OF RESILIENCE AND RECOVERY TO FEATURE IN SCOTLAND’S YEAR OF STORIES 2022    When it comes to stories, The Crichton has quite a tale to tell and thanks to a successful application to the Year of Stories 2022 Community Stories Fund, The Crichton Trust has recently been approved as…

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CRICHTON STORIES TO FEATURE IN YEAR OF STORIES 2022

14th December 2021

FESTIVE OPENING HOURS AT THE CRICHTON

Our festive opening hours will run throughout December 2021 and into January 2022. To help you plan ahead, here is a summary of the opening hours in our hospitality venues at The Crichton. Please note the pandemic may result in changes to these hours, but keep an eye on our social channels and blog for…

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FESTIVE OPENING HOURS AT THE CRICHTON

11th December 2021

NEW! THE CRICHTON GIFT VOUCHER

The Crichton Gift Voucher is now available to buy from Crichton Central, Easterbrook Bistro and Easterbrook Hall. Available in denominations of £5, £10 and £20. If you would like to treat your friends and family, the gift vouchers can be purchased and redeemed in any of our venues. Alternatively, you can arrange a postal delivery…

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NEW! THE CRICHTON GIFT VOUCHER

11th December 2021

TENANTS FORUMS’ AND CRICHTON BRIEFINGS 2022

We aim to keep tenants, partners, colleagues, customers and stakeholders up to date with regular updates on The Crichton Blog and via our newsletter, magazine, What’s On Guide and social media channels. We invite all tenants to keep their entry up to date in The Crichton Directory – please submit your details or any updates…

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TENANTS FORUMS’ AND CRICHTON BRIEFINGS 2022

3rd December 2021

TOTEM LATAMAT HAS RETIRED TO THE CRICHTON

Indigenous artwork Totem Latamat, carved by Totonac artist Jun Tiburcio, completed the 9,000km trip from Mexico to the UK for COP26 and is now resting at The Crichton in Dumfries. Stopping at iconic locations across England and Scotland before arriving at the Indigenous Elders’ camp in Glasgow, Totem Latamat has now been ceremonially returned to…

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TOTEM LATAMAT HAS RETIRED TO THE CRICHTON

26th November 2021

CRICHTON BRIEFING: 7 DECEMBER, 4PM (TEAMS)

Quarterly Crichton Briefing: The next Crichton Briefing is due to take place on 7th December at 4pm on Teams. This meeting will be the last Briefing of the year and will be hosted by Gwilym Gibbons, Chief Executive of The Crichton Trust to provide an update to The Crichton Community. Tenants, colleagues, partners, supplier and…

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CRICHTON BRIEFING: 7 DECEMBER, 4PM (TEAMS)

24th November 2021

SARAH-JANE SET TO INSPIRE CONNECTIONS

SARAH-JANE SET TO INSPIRE CONNECTIONS AT THE CRICHTON The Crichton Trust is delighted to welcome Sarah-Jane Burns to the team at The Crichton in Dumfries.  Sarah-Jane has recently joined the team as the Business Community Development Manager with a remit to ‘inspire connections’. In this new role, Sarah-Jane will have the honour of liaising with…

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SARAH-JANE SET TO INSPIRE CONNECTIONS

16th November 2021

FIRST 5G TO 5G HOLOGRAPHIC 3D VIDEO CHAT

The Crichton Trust and partners hosted the first 5G to 5G Holographic 3D Video Chat at The Crichton last week. It is amazing what can be achieved when you work with partners who have access to the latest holographic technology, the latest Nokia kit and a live 5G testbed site in Dumfries and Glasgow. Thanks…

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FIRST 5G TO 5G HOLOGRAPHIC 3D VIDEO CHAT

15th November 2021

VACANCY FOR CHIEF OPERATING OFFICER

OPPORTUNITY TO HELP SHAPE THE FUTURE OF THE CRICHTON The Crichton Trust seeks a Chief Operating Officer (COO) to lead the organisation through a period of unprecedented growth and development. Our focus as we transition into the new world is simply on the wellbeing of our people, place, planet and partners. In our fast-changing connected world…

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VACANCY FOR CHIEF OPERATING OFFICER

15th November 2021

UK COMMUNITY RENEWAL FUND: PROJECT UPDATE

As a Trust, we are delighted to have been awarded a substantial grant from the UK Community Renewal Fund, which we hope will have long-term benefits for our local community. (Please see Funding Announcement from 3rd November 2021 here) The funding has been awarded to help carry out additional research, test the feasibility and hold…

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UK COMMUNITY RENEWAL FUND: PROJECT UPDATE

10th November 2021

UK COMMUNITY RENEWAL FUND SUCCESS

THE CRICHTON TRUST IS TO RECEIVE A UK COMMUNITY RENEWAL FUND BOOST TO ACCELERATE PLANS FOR A HEALTHY AGEING, NET ZERO AND FUTURE-PROOFED CRICHTON QUARTER Funding from the UK Community Renewal Fund announced today will enable The Crichton Trust to build upon the substantial work carried out to date by the Dumfries and Galloway Care…

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UK COMMUNITY RENEWAL FUND SUCCESS

3rd November 2021

LAUNCH OF LIVE 5G NETWORK AND TESTBED

The Scotland 5G Centre officially launched its first live 5G private network at the S5GConnect hub at The Crichton in Dumfries on the 29 October. With the planned launch of live test beds opening across the regions, the S5GConnect programme will accelerate the adoption of 5G across the country with advanced digital connectivity supporting new…

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LAUNCH OF LIVE 5G NETWORK AND TESTBED

2nd November 2021

UPDATE RE TENANTS FORUM: 27 OCTOBER 2021

We held our monthly Tenants’ Forum on Teams on 27 October.  Thanks to all those who attended. MONTHLY UPDATE: Craig Renton, Chief Operating Officer of The Crichton Trust welcomed tenants and partners to the meeting. TENANT UPDATE: Craig informed those present that Joyce Harkness from SHAX was due to deliver the Tenants Update this month (rescheduled…

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UPDATE RE TENANTS FORUM: 27 OCTOBER 2021

1st November 2021

TOTEM LATAMAT: DUMFRIES EVENTS

Experience an Indigenous Mexican response to Climate Change The Crichton is to be part of a 9,000km journey which brings TOTEM LATAMAT from Mexico to the UK where it will be hosted by iconic locations across the country. The totem will arrive in Glasgow for the COP26 Climate Summit in November before being ceremonially returned…

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TOTEM LATAMAT: DUMFRIES EVENTS

28th October 2021

TENANTS’ FORUM: 27 OCTOBER

We aim to keep tenants, partners, colleagues, customers and stakeholders up to date with regular updates on The Crichton Blog and via our newsletter, magazine and social media channels. We also continue to host regular meetings and invite you to join us when you can. FORTHCOMING MEETINGS: TENANTS’ FORUM: 11am, last Wednesday of the month on…

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TENANTS’ FORUM: 27 OCTOBER

21st October 2021

UPDATE RE TENANTS’ FORUM: 29 SEPTEMBER

We held our monthly Tenants’ Forum on Teams on 29 September.  Thanks to all those who attended and to Helen Turner from The Holywood Trust for doing the Tenants Update. MONTHLY UPDATE: Gwilym Gibbons, Chief Executive of The Crichton Trust welcomed tenants and partners to the meeting. THE CRICHTON TRUST UPDATE: By Gwilym Gibbons, The Crichton…

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UPDATE RE TENANTS’ FORUM: 29 SEPTEMBER

21st October 2021

THE CRICHTON MINDFULNESS TRAIL

We have created The Crichton Mindfulness Trail and we hope you will enjoy finding our Mindfulness Stops and taking a few minutes out of your day to try out our mindfulness activities. What is Mindfulness? Being mindful or ‘mindfulness’ is being aware of yourself and the world around you. Benefits of Mindfulness Practicing mindfulness regularly,…

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THE CRICHTON MINDFULNESS TRAIL

9th October 2021

CHRISTMAS PARTY NIGHTS

Jingle all the way, oh what fun it’s going to be at The Crichton this Christmastime!  We can’t wait to welcome you along to Easterbrook Hall for our 2021 Christmas Party Nights with Jingles Disco! Our popular Christmas Party Nights will take place on Friday 10th, Saturday 11th, Friday 17th and Saturday 18th December in…

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CHRISTMAS PARTY NIGHTS

8th October 2021

TRUSTEE OPPORTUNITIES

The Crichton Trust is an innovative social enterprise based in the South of Scotland. We are looking to recruit up to four new Trustees to join us in leading #TheCrichton through our next exciting phase. We are here to protect, preserve, manage and develop buildings, lands and sites of architectural, scenic or historic interest in…

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TRUSTEE OPPORTUNITIES

3rd October 2021
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