11 Nov 2009
2009 FISH FESTIVAL FUND - Applications Extended to March 2010When the Johnshaven Fish Festival Management Group held their meeting last week to consider applications for grants from the Community Fund they were somewhat surprised that this year there were only two requests.
24 Sep 2009
NEOS 2009 - AN OUTSTANDING SUCCESSNEOS: "AN outstanding success and well worth all the effort" was the view of all who participated locally in the 2009 North East Open Studios event which concluded on Monday.
24 Jul 2009
CELEBRATING 125 YEARS OF JOHNSHAVEN DOCKTWENTY five years ago the harbour and its precincts were a hive of activity for a gala day held by the Benholm and Johnshaven Ladies’ Lifeboat Guild.
7 Dec 2007
FINANCIAL BENEFITS OF FISH FESTIVAL’S SUCCESSFOR 10 years, from 1997, the Benholm and Johnshaven Heritage Society held an annual Fish Festival sited in the harbour area which developed and increased in popularity until it was reckoned that crowds approaching 5,000 attended.
7 Sep 2007
FROM DURBAN TO JOHNSHAVEN AND BACK AGAINin May/June, 10 people enrolled in an "Introduction to Digital Photography" class at Johnshaven Primary School. And while for many of them the course may well have remained just that –an introduction - for Geraldine McGuiness of Milnes Wynd it opened a window on the struggle for human rights and a meeting with an important member of the South African government.
31 Jul 2007
EYE Celebrates 100th EditionEYE for AN EYE
3 Jan 2007
Benholm Kirk is Very Much AliveIt seems a long time ago now since Benholm Kirk closed it’s doors as a place of worship in the Mearns Coastal Parish. In fact it was early in June 2004 that the Closing Service was held.
16 Aug 2006
TRIBUTE TO JOHNSHAVEN DAUNTLESS69 DAUNT2 After many months of research, rummaging and rigorous review, the eagerly anticipated 40page limited edition booklet titled The Dauntless, Johnshaven’s Unique Football Team has been released.
30 Jul 2006
WHAT! No Greens?The last Saturday in August played host to the 46th Annual Johnshaven and District Horticultural Society Flower Show. A squad of Horticultural Society committee members and other volunteers descended upon the Village Hall on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday evenings and Saturday morning to set out tables, prepare the nosh and allow exhibitors to display their exhibits to best advantage. Then the hall was closed to the public for a few hours while the judges cast their eyes over the 333 exhibits entered by 36 Society members in 108 categories, plus a further 166 exhibits from 29 children in 27 categories.
8 Apr 2006
FISH FESTIVAL 2006The Benholm and Johnshaven Heritage Society announce date for 2006 Fish Festival.
15 Jan 2006
TALE OF THE HOWE - Now Available on CDA Tale of the Howe is a compilation of Music and Song celebrating the history of Kincardineshire and is inspired by the works of Lewis Grassic Gibbon and heavily influenced by his novel Sunset Song.
10 Jun 2005
GREEN MSP BACKS MEARNS CAMPAIGN FOR ’CIVILISED’ SEWAGE TREATMENT51 Haughs
29 Dec 2004
Fish Festival 2005he Benholm and Johnshaven Heritage Society announce date for 2005 Fish Festival.
9 Jan 1962
DRIVING HOME A BEAUTYKINCARDINESHIRE v FORFARSHIRE - LINKS PARK, MONTROSE
15 Oct 1900