Useful Links



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To review new planning applications in the Upper Braes use this link ePlanning. In the drop down box for Ward select UPPER BRAES and in the drop down for Community Council select AVONBRIDGE and STANDBURN. Then select the range of dates you want to review. If the application goes to the Reporter for appeal then use this link to follow progress. DPEA

To access a copy of the Avonbridge and Standburn Area Community Plan 2017 use this link A & S ACP

To find out about a food bank serving the Braes area use this link Braes Storehouse

Purple Alert is a free app designed by Alzheimer Scotland and is fully supported by Police Scotland. The app allows carers to share the person living with dementia’s profile if they lose their way and alerts any users within a set distance immediately so they can report any sightings. Purple Alert is the first app of its kind in the UK and it is available for free download to iOS and Android smartphones – visit using this link Purplealert

All residents are encouraged to sign up to Neighbourhood Watch Scotland’s ALERT system which is free and allows agencies, including the police, to send out targeted information about issues including crime in specific areas. Sign up using this link Neighbourhood Watch Scotland

For those who are interested in existing footpaths around the Falkirk Area here is a leaflet. Braes Walks

For those who are interested in existing footpaths around the Falkirk Area here is the latest review report. Draft Core Path Plan

The Commissioning Transplantation in Scotland 2020-2025 – Public and Professional Stakeholder Engagement Event will be held on Thursday 26 March 2020 at the Stirling Court Hotel. Please join us for the opportunity to input into the plans for delivering transplantation in Scotland. Everyone is welcome! This is a FREE event but registration is required as soon as possible please, using the following Link