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Duns Community Planting Event

Jeanna Swan, Lord-Lieutenant of Berwickshire, will officially open the community planting area and polytunnel at the Volunteer Hall today. The event will run from 2.00–4.00pm on Saturday 14 and Sunday 15 October, with a produce ‘swap shop’ (bring along your … Continue reading

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October films at the Volunteer Hall

Duns Community Cinema will present two new films at the Volunteer Hall on Friday 13 October: 5.30pm  The Jungle Bunch In their first big screen adventure, the Jungle Bunch’s tiger striped Kung Fu penguin leader Maurice and his comrades — … Continue reading

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Scottish Land Fund cash secures future of Duns Volunteer Hall

The future of a thriving community hub in Duns has been secured, thanks to Scottish Land Fund cash announced today. A Heart for Duns manages the town’s Volunteer Hall on behalf of the community and has leased the building since … Continue reading

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Silver Sunday

On Sunday, 1 October, from 10.30am, the Volunteer Hall will be the venue for a full day of free, fun activities to celebrate the contribution older people make to society. Presentations and entertainment include: “The Old Duns” talk, FitBorders fun … Continue reading

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Breakfast at Tiffany’s — Duns Film Club

This Sunday at 4pm the Duns Film Club opens its first season with a screening of the iconic 1961 film Breakfast at Tiffany’s. Based on Truman Capote’s novel, this is the story of Holly Golightly, a young woman in New … Continue reading

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September films at the Volunteer Hall

Duns Community Cinema will present two new films at the Volunteer Hall on Friday 15 September: 5.30pm  The Emoji Movie Hidden inside a smartphone, the bustling city of Textopolis is home to all emojis. Each has only one facial expression, … Continue reading

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Beer & Food Festival 27 August

The Beer & Food Festival will return to Duns Volunteer Hall this Sunday, 27 August, from 1.00–7.00pm. See the Provisional programme. This popular family event brings together live music throughout the day, beers and cider, street food, and cookery demonstrations. … Continue reading

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August films at the Volunteer Hall

Duns Community Cinema will present two new films at the Volunteer Hall on Friday 18 August: 5.30pm  Despicable Me 3 This animation continues the adventures of Gru, Lucy, their adorable daughters—Margo, Edith and Agnes—and the Minions.  Joining Steve Carell and … Continue reading

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A Heart for Duns appoints Development Manager

A Heart for Duns, which manages the town’s Volunteer Hall on behalf of the community, has appointed Lindsay Wood as its first full-time Development Manager. This new post was advertised in April and is funded for three years by the … Continue reading

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Duns Community Challenge Quiz

You are warmly invited to our annual community quiz on Friday 26 May — now in its third year! Trophies and prizes are to be won, as well as bragging rights. You can enter as a team or as an … Continue reading

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