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The Princess and the Goblin

In January 2018, Northumberland Theatre Company will bring George MacDonald’s classic tale of The Princess and the Goblin to Duns Volunteer Hall. Princess Irene is to be the bride of the goblin king’s son — but unfortunately he hasn’t actually … Continue reading

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November films at the Volunteer Hall

Duns Community Cinema will present two new films at the Volunteer Hall on Friday 17 November: 5.30pm  The Lego Ninjago Movie A new comedy martial arts film from Warner Animation Group. The story focuses on Lloyd Garmadon, a teenage ninja, … Continue reading

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Christmas Market

The popular Christmas Market will return to the Volunteer Hall on Wednesday 15 November, from 9.30am to 4.30pm. Over 30 stalls will present crafts and seasonal gifts: handmade jewellery, scarves, bags, purses; cards and photos; floral wreaths, candles, Christmas decorations; … Continue reading

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Community Lunch / New Age Curling

The next Community Lunch at the Volunteer Hall will be on Wednesday 1 November, from 12.00–1.00pm (last serving). Soup and pudding followed by tea/coffee and biscuits, £5 per person. Play area for toddlers. Transport can be arranged if needed. To … Continue reading

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AHFD Annual General Meeting

The Annual General Meeting of A Heart for Duns will take place this Wednesday 25 October, from 7.45pm. The AGM is a chance for AHFD members to meet the trustees, to hear about events over the past year, and to … Continue reading

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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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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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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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