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Update to residents of Dailly, particularly Eldinton Terrace / Hazelwood Avenue regarding Craiginmoddie Windfarm

February 10, 2021by DaillyParishCommunity News

Update to residents of Dailly, particularly Eldinton Terrace / Hazelwood Avenue regarding Craiginmoddie Windfarm

Energiekontor – the windfarm developer – has presented documentation to the Scottish Government / energy consents unit in Edinburgh for the proposed windfarm, 14 turbines to a tip height of 200 metres with associated infrastructure and battery storage.

Residents should be aware that a new track will have to be made (vol 2 fig 3.1 a-d  &  vol 2 fig 3.1) opposite nbr 1 Eldinton Terrace.  This track 5 metres wide will head towards the Craig Lane, peel left and eventually hit the Barr Road above Lindsayston, and onto the actual site above Delamford.  This track will be for abnormal loads.  HGVs with hardcore will also travel through the village/Eldinton Terrace.

Please note where the turbines will be located (looking up towards Dobbingstone / Delamford), 12 of 14 turbines will be visible, and possibly 3 from the potential ‘Carrick’ windfarm (photomontage viewpoint 3 – Dailly).

These turbines – 11 out of 14 – will also be visible at night as they must have red lights for aviation, due to their height.

Since the turbines are at the head of the valley, the noise will come directly down the valley.  You will probably hear them a lot more than the existing Hadyard hill turbines.

Vol 2 Figure 3.1 a-d off site access track.pdf
Vol 2 Figure 3.1 Proposed layout.pdf
Vol 2 Viewpoint 3 Dailly.pdf

More information on web link:

If you would like more information email:

Clydesdales and Dailly

December 23, 2020by DaillyParishCommunity News

Clydesdales and Dailly

For those of you keen on Horses (particularly Big Horses) and the Local Countryside, and want to see Dailly looking beautiful on the big screen – here is an opportunity.

Clydesdale: Saving the Greatest Horse—produced by BBC Scotland in partnership the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation and supported by Screen Scotland—will have its UK premiere on BBC Scotland on Wednesday 30 December on BBC Scotland at 19:30. For the following 30 days it will be available across the UK on BBC iPlayer. 

Let them know what you think of the film by tweeting at @saveclydesdales@gravenhq and using the hashtag #SaveTheClydesdale

The Clydesdale Horse is now classed as ‘vulnerable’ by the Rare Breeds Survival Trust @RBSTrarebreeds

‘Clydesdale: Saving the Greatest Horse’ follows one woman’s mission to find out more about this amazing breed and how she plans to help conserve it @BBCScotland and #SaveTheClydesdale

Windfarm Consultation

December 21, 2020by DaillyParishCommunity News

Windfarm Consultation

Thank you everyone for taking the time to complete and return the consultation forms regarding Windfarms in our area.
We sent out about 585, either hand-delivered or by post.
We received 53 returns. Not everyone answered every section, but the results are as follows:

Craiginmoddie (basically Hadyard Hill extension): For – 8, Against – 41, Don’t Know – 3

For the other 3 – Clauchrie, Carrick and Knockodhar, the average is: For – 8, Against – 38, Don’t know – 4

For all future Windfarms: For – 7, Against – 28, Don’t know – 6.

There were a variety of comments under against, this is just a selection:
Too many already in the area, too big, too noisy, impact on wildlife and landscape, industrialisation of landscape, will be like living in the middle of one huge windfarm, we have our fair share already, production and installation of windmills far outweigh any benefits, do not create local employment, over development and not compatible with the Biosphere status, do not reduce the cost of electricity.

There were also comments for, this is just a selection:
Provides money to local area/employs local people, the future of cars/vehicles is electricity, windfarms play an important role in the future of renewable in Scotland.

Dailly Community Council, as a result of this consultation, will object to Windfarms, particularly Carrick and Craiginmoddie as they are the closest to the village, when they come up for consultation.If anyone is interested, they are able to comment individually on any of the Windfarm consultations, whether for or against.
Please ask if you need further information regarding any upcoming Windfarm Consultations.
Dailly CC


November 9, 2020by DaillyParishCommunity News


ARA are operating a community resilience scheme.

The scheme provides hand-operated footway spreaders, a grit bin (where required), shovels, ppe and training to enable the community to carry out footway gritting activities safely within own communities.

ARA could also offer support relating to flood resilience.

Would anyone within dailly community like to become involved to help here in the village. 

If so, please contact one of the community councillors, message via dailly facebook or email:

Responses by 27 Nov.   Thank you.


November 9, 2020by DaillyParishCommunity News


Carriageway resurfacing works have been programmed to be carried out on C102 Balvaird Road, Kirkoswald as shown on the plan below.

To minimise inconvenience works will be undertaken between 08:00 and 17:00 hours each day with the road reopened out-with these times.

Works are due to commence from Monday 9/11/20 and are anticipated to last until 23/11/20.

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