Cumbernauld Living Landscape

Looking for funding?


2nd February 2016, by Tracy Lambert

Looking for funding towards environmental improvements in your local area?

Greggs are distributing the money raised through the carrier bag tax to small groups and school who wish to improve their local environment.

You can find out more here -

Grants range from £2500 to £10,000 and all projects must benefit the environment.

Environmental improvements in Cumbernauld Glen, what could you do in your local area with environmental funding?


Fun and gruesome fact:


A newly opened Greggs in Dumfries has recently added a plaque to commemorate the killing of local Cumbernauld man John "Red" Comyn by Robert the Bruce in 1306.  The plaque marks the spot where the old Kirk used to be, more information can be found here

Programme leaders

Scottish Wildlife Trust   North Lanarkshire Council   Forestry Commission   Central Scotland Green Network  North Lanarkshire Council