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UPDATE RE TENANTS FORUM ON 30 JUNE

We held our monthly Tenants’ Forum on Teams on 30 June.  Thanks to all those who attended. MONTHLY UPDATE: Craig Renton, Chief Operating Officer at The Crichton Trust welcomed tenants and partners to the meeting. Apologies from Gwilym Gibbons, Chief Executive of The Crichton Trust Outdoor Events Programme – The Summer Garden continues with live viewing…

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UPDATE RE TENANTS FORUM ON 30 JUNE

1st July 2021

GOOD NEWS FOR FESTIVAL GOERS

RETURN OF FAMILY-FRIENDLY MUSIC FESTIVAL IN DUMFRIES Last week the Doonhame Festival received the long-awaited news from the First Minister’s announcement, confirming no change to their capacity and meeting government requirements. The boutique festival, featuring headliners including Kaiser Chiefs, The Feeling, Bad Manners and Skerryvore are excited to make their return on the 30th July,…

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GOOD NEWS FOR FESTIVAL GOERS

30th June 2021

AMAZON SMILE

The Crichton Trust is now set to benefit from charitable donations made by individuals purchasing items from Amazon, via the Amazon Smile initiative. When Amazon customers select The Crichton Trust on Amazon Smile, Amazon will donate 0.5% of the net purchase price (excluding VAT, returns and shipping fees) of eligible purchases to The Crichton Trust…

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AMAZON SMILE

30th June 2021

CAFE OPEN AT CRICHTON CENTRAL

After months of anticipation, The Crichton Trust is delighted to announce the phased opening of the Crichton Central Cafe and Outdoor Terrace from Monday 21 June. The opening of the cafe and deli counter at Crichton Central is the first part of a phased plan to safely open the new venue to the public. From…

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CAFE OPEN AT CRICHTON CENTRAL

21st June 2021

UPDATE RE TENANTS’ FORUM 26 MAY 2021

We held our monthly Tenants’ Forum on Teams on 26 May.  Thanks to all those who attended. MONTHLY UPDATE: Craig Renton, Chief Operating Officer at The Crichton Trust welcomed tenants and partners to the meeting including Emma Eden who provided an insight into the work of Genesis Occupational Health and Safety. Main points of update:…

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UPDATE RE TENANTS’ FORUM 26 MAY 2021

20th June 2021

CRICHTON MEETINGS AND CONVERSATIONS

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 have worked hard to keep in touch with you all throughout the pandemic and we encourage you to keep in touch with us too. For…

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CRICHTON MEETINGS AND CONVERSATIONS

20th June 2021

KEY APPOINTMENT FOR SCOTLAND 5G CENTRE

Scotland 5G Centre makes key appointment to drive forward first rural 5G connectivity hub Following on from the announcement that the Scotland 5G Centre has set up their first rural S5GConnect hub at The Crichton in Dumfries, the Centre has appointed Andy Todman as Business Engagement Manager.  Andy will be based at Crichton Central, a…

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KEY APPOINTMENT FOR SCOTLAND 5G CENTRE

8th June 2021

VACANCY: BUSINESS COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT MANAGER

We are recruiting! Business Community Development Manager     (Extended closing date: 16 July 2021) Salary £37,000 + benefits The Crichton Trust seeks a Business Community Development Manager (BCDM) to assist us through an exciting period of unprecedented growth and development.  If you are energised by a vision for The Crichton to become a world-renowned place…

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VACANCY: BUSINESS COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT MANAGER

2nd June 2021

NEW HOME REQUIRED FOR SHAX

Local homeless support charity, SHAX, has this week signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with The Crichton Trust to formalise their shared commitment to the development of a new purpose-built home for SHAX at The Crichton in Dumfries. Founded in February 2012, SHAX is an award winning re-use furniture social enterprise and charity helping people…

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NEW HOME REQUIRED FOR SHAX

31st May 2021

FIRST RURAL 5G CONNECTIVITY HUB

Dumfries & Galloway to host Scotland’s first rural 5G connectivity hub Farming and rural healthcare are amongst the sectors set to benefit The Crichton, a business and academic campus in Dumfries, will host Scotland’s first rural 5G connectivity hub. The new hub will bring together technological expertise, academic research and local businesses in order to…

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FIRST RURAL 5G CONNECTIVITY HUB

26th May 2021

CRICHTON MEETINGS AND CONVERSATIONS

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 have worked hard to keep in touch with you all throughout the pandemic and we encourage you to keep in touch with us too. For…

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CRICHTON MEETINGS AND CONVERSATIONS

24th May 2021

UPDATE: TENANTS’ FORUM/CRICHTON BRIEFING 28 APRIL 2021

We held our monthly Tenants’ Forum on Zoom on 28 April.  Thanks to all those who attended. MONTHLY UPDATE: Gwilym Gibbons, Chief Executive of The Crichton Trust welcomed tenants and partners to the meeting including Clair McFarlan who will provide an insight into the work of the Solway Firth Partnership. Main points of update: Easterbrook Bistro:…

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UPDATE: TENANTS’ FORUM/CRICHTON BRIEFING 28 APRIL 2021

24th May 2021

CRICHTON MEETINGS AND CONVERSATIONS

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 have worked hard to keep in touch with you all throughout the pandemic and we encourage you to keep in touch with us too. For…

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CRICHTON MEETINGS AND CONVERSATIONS

21st April 2021

UPDATE: TENANTS’ FORUM/CRICHTON BRIEFING 6 APRIL 2021

We held our monthly Crichton Briefing and Tenants’ Forum on Zoom as a combined meeting on 6 April.  Thanks to all those who attended. See details of future meetings below MONTHLY UPDATE: Gwilym Gibbons, Chief Executive of The Crichton Trust welcomed tenants and partners to the meeting. Main points of update: Covid-19 Response: We have now…

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UPDATE: TENANTS’ FORUM/CRICHTON BRIEFING 6 APRIL 2021

18th April 2021

SCOTTISH BUSINESS PLEDGE

The Crichton Trust is committed to putting the wellbeing of its people, place, partners and planet at the heart of its operations and this was acknowledged today when The Trust was formally approved as a member of the Scottish Business Pledge network. The Crichton Trust was delighted to receive news today that it has met…

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SCOTTISH BUSINESS PLEDGE

10th April 2021

THE CRICHTON TREE TRAIL

The Crichton Grounds and Gardens are free to visit all year round. In recent months we have been celebrating The Crichton Tree Collection and we would like to invite you to try out The Crichton Tree Trail.  Explore The Crichton Tree Trail and have fun…   New Mindfulness Trail also available to try as you…

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THE CRICHTON TREE TRAIL

26th March 2021

CRICHTON MAGAZINE – ISSUE 4

We are excited to launch the Spring issue of The Crichton Magazine which includes our latest updates, features on our partners, tenants, colleagues and students, stunning seasonal photographs, our new trail, information about forthcoming events and an insight into our plans for The Crichton.  Thank you to everyone who contributed to this edition. To…

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CRICHTON MAGAZINE – ISSUE 4

26th March 2021

DEFIBRILLATORS AT THE CRICHTON

Following the recent life-saving actions of one of our colleagues (Kenny Henry) at The Crichton Trust, we have been inspired to review the number and location of defibrillators on site at The Crichton and to run a public campaign to raise awareness of the defibrillators we have on site. We would be grateful if you…

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DEFIBRILLATORS AT THE CRICHTON

24th March 2021

TENANTS’ FORUM AND CRICHTON BRIEFING

As we continue to work through the challenges of the coronavirus pandemic, 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 have worked hard to keep in touch with you all throughout the pandemic…

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TENANTS’ FORUM AND CRICHTON BRIEFING

2nd March 2021

TAKEAWAY AFTERNOON TEA ON MOTHER’S DAY

If you’re looking for a treat to enjoy on Mother’s Day, give Easterbrook Bistro a call and pre-order a Takeaway Afternoon Tea! For only £12.50 per adult, £25 for two, £8 per child (under 12) or £40 for a family of four, you can enjoy a selection of sandwiches, freshly baked scones with fresh cream…

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TAKEAWAY AFTERNOON TEA ON MOTHER’S DAY

2nd March 2021
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