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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

15th January 2021

COVID-19 UPDATE: 7 JANUARY 2021

COVID-19 UPDATE FROM THE CRICHTON TRUST (7 JANUARY 2021) With news of new lockdown restrictions in Scotland from 5 January, we would like to bring you up to date with what this means for The Crichton and our community. Firstly, we would ask everyone within The Crichton Community to play their part in reducing the…

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COVID-19 UPDATE: 7 JANUARY 2021

7th January 2021

CHIEF OPERATING OFFICER APPOINTED

CHIEF OPERATING OFFICER APPOINTED TO SUPPORT THE STRATEGIC AND OPERATIONAL LEADERSHIP OF THE CRICHTON TRUST The Crichton Trust is delighted to start 2021, with news of a new Chief Operating Officer role at The Crichton and to welcome Craig Renton, who has recently been appointed to take on this new role from Mid-January. This vacancy,…

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CHIEF OPERATING OFFICER APPOINTED

6th January 2021

BISTRO CLOSED UNTIL 22 JANUARY

Due to current Covid-19 restrictions, Easterbrook Bistro will close at 4pm on 23 December and, pending further changes, will reopen at 10am on 22 January 2021. Keep an eye on social media for the latest updates. Merry Christmas and best wishes for 2021. #StaySafe

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BISTRO CLOSED UNTIL 22 JANUARY

24th December 2020

VIDEO BLOG UPDATE 6

VIDEO BLOG 6: The latest video blog published on the 23 December can be seen below.  It’s the last working day in the office for 2020 and Gwilym Gibbons, Chief Executive of The Crichton Trust sums up 2020 in his latest video blog (see below). Watch it now… VIDEO BLOG UPDATE 6 Key highlights: Easterbrook…

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VIDEO BLOG UPDATE 6

23rd December 2020

DRIVE IN CHRISTMAS AT #THECRICHTON

While Christmas celebrations have been limited this year, we are pleased to say that we have enjoyed a great Drive in Christmas at #TheCrichton. A big THANK YOU to the cast and crew who brought some much needed festive fun to the grounds of The Crichton this month. It has been great to see so…

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DRIVE IN CHRISTMAS AT #THECRICHTON

23rd December 2020

TREE OF TRANQUILLITY

We are delighted to have the new Tree of Tranquillity safely installed on the grounds of #TheCrichton in Dumfries. We certainly hope it will provide comfort and a peaceful place for reflection for those families affected by the loss of a baby. The tree is a beautiful addition to our garden and it has been…

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TREE OF TRANQUILLITY

20th December 2020

CRICHTON BRIEFING: 1 DECEMBER UPDATE

On Tuesday 1 December, Gwilym Gibbons, Chief Executive of The Crichton Trust hosted his monthly update meeting on Zoom. Gwilym welcomed everyone to the meeting at 4pm. Key Updates: Outdoor Space:  As our activities remain restricted by the coronavirus pandemic, we are pleased to see tenants and visitors still making the most of our outdoor…

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CRICHTON BRIEFING: 1 DECEMBER UPDATE

2nd December 2020

FESTIVE MENUS AND OPENING HOURS AT EASTERBROOK BISTRO

From 1 – 23 December, Easterbrook Bistro will be offering Festive Lunches and Afternoon Teas. The Bistro is routinely open 7 days a week from 10am to 4pm and continues to offer the Bar Menu and Takeaway Menu in addition to the festive options. Due to the new Drive-in Christmas programme taking place in December,…

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FESTIVE MENUS AND OPENING HOURS AT EASTERBROOK BISTRO

1st December 2020

DRIVE-IN CHRISTMAS

The team behind the Doonhame Festival is pleased to announce that a new Drive-In Christmas Show for families will take place over two weekends in December on The Crichton grounds in Dumfries. The 1 hour Christmas Spectacular will feature some well-known faces playing your favourite panto characters including the Dame, Cinderella and the Christmas Fairy.…

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DRIVE-IN CHRISTMAS

1st December 2020

VACANCY FOR CHIEF OPERATING OFFICER

CHIEF OPERATING OFFICER ROLE The Crichton Trust seeks a Chief Operating Officer (COO) to lead us through a period of unprecedented growth and development. Our focus as we transition into the new world is simply the wellbeing of our people, place and partners. If you are excited by a vision for The Crichton to become…

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VACANCY FOR CHIEF OPERATING OFFICER

12th November 2020

IN THE RUNNING FOR TWO IIP AWARDS

The Crichton Trust is delighted to share news of being shortlisted for two Investors in People Awards (IIP) in 2020. Gwilym Gibbons, Chief Executive of The Crichton Trust has been shortlisted in the Leader of the Year category, while the Trust has been shortlisted in the Best Newcomer to IIP category. Over the past two…

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IN THE RUNNING FOR TWO IIP AWARDS

12th November 2020

TRUST CLAIMS SOCIAL ENTERPRISE AWARD

The Crichton Trust claimed the Outstanding Social Enterprise award at the annual DG Business Awards for 2020 last week. An awards dinner usually takes place at Easterbrook Hall and was originally scheduled to take place in March 2020.  Due to the current restrictions, a virtual ceremony, hosted by Lee Medd, Business Development Manager at DG…

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TRUST CLAIMS SOCIAL ENTERPRISE AWARD

12th November 2020

ROYAL BURGH OF DUMFRIES TATTOO 2022

The Royal Burgh of Dumfries Tattoo was due to take place on Saturday 25th April 2020 on the grounds of The Crichton, but due to Covid-19, it was rescheduled to 24th April 2021. Given the ongoing risks and uncertainty surrounding the restrictions on events and gatherings in 2021, it has now been decided to reschedule…

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ROYAL BURGH OF DUMFRIES TATTOO 2022

12th November 2020

CRICHTON BRIEFING 3 NOVEMBER UPDATE

On Tuesday 3 November, Gwilym Gibbons, Chief Executive of The Crichton Trust hosted his monthly update meeting on Zoom. Gwilym welcomed everyone to the meeting at 4pm. Key Updates: Outdoor Space:  We have been encouraged by those using the grounds throughout the year. The grounds have been stunning during the autumn and we encourage everyone…

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CRICHTON BRIEFING 3 NOVEMBER UPDATE

3rd November 2020

IMPORTANT INFORMATION FOR TENANTS

The Crichton Trust is keen to keep tenants and partners up to date with the latest news from The Crichton. We are working hard to share our news with you and we would love to hear your updates too. Here’s how to keep in touch and up to date… COMMUNICATING WITH THE CRICHTON COMMUNITY MONTHLY…

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IMPORTANT INFORMATION FOR TENANTS

29th October 2020

JOIN OUR CRICHTON BRIEFINGS

JOIN OUR CRICHTON BRIEFINGS First Tuesday of every month, 4pm, Zoom ID: 838 7652 3626 DATES FOR YOUR DIARY… 3 NOVEMBER, 4PM 1 DECEMBER, 4PM Click here to join the meeting If you are part of The Crichton Community, you may want to join us on Zoom for The Crichton Briefings; a monthly meeting with…

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JOIN OUR CRICHTON BRIEFINGS

29th October 2020

UPDATE: TENANTS’ FORUM 28 OCTOBER

We held our monthly Tenants’ Forum on Zoom on 28 October.  Thanks to those who attended. MONTHLY UPDATE: Gwilym Gibbons, Chief Executive of The Crichton Trust discussed the challenges currently faced by businesses and the added complexity and uncertainty around the new 5-tier framework that is being introduced by the Scottish Government to manage the ongoing…

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UPDATE: TENANTS’ FORUM 28 OCTOBER

29th October 2020

KAISER CHIEFS TO HEADLINE DOONHAME FESTIVAL 2021

KAISER CHIEFS TO HEADLINE THE 2021 DOONHAME FESTIVAL AT THE CRICHTON  The Doonhame Festival is scheduled to return to the grounds of The Crichton in Dumfries on Friday 30th and Saturday 31st July 2021. The 2020 event was cancelled due to Covid-19 restrictions and although 2020 has brought great disappointment to festival goers, the Doonhame…

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KAISER CHIEFS TO HEADLINE DOONHAME FESTIVAL 2021

28th October 2020

CRICHTON BRIEFING 6 OCTOBER UPDATE

On Tuesday 6 October, Gwilym Gibbons, Chief Executive of The Crichton Trust hosted his monthly update meeting on Zoom. Gwilym welcomed everyone to the meeting. Key Updates: What more can we do? Risks from Covid-19 seem to be on the rise again, so we continue to review what we do and what else we can…

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CRICHTON BRIEFING 6 OCTOBER UPDATE

9th October 2020
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