Peebles Civic Society aims to encourage public interest in the past, present and future of Peebles.

We support local heritage projects and work to promote high standards of architecture and town planning.

If you care about Peebles and the surrounding area, please contact us. Membership costs only £2 per year and your support can make a big difference.

News and Events

Committee Meetings

The next meeting of Peebles Civic Society Committee will take place on Tuesday 15th October 2019 at 7.30pm in the Burgh Chamber of the Chambers Institution. The agenda for this meeting will be displayed on the Committee Meetings page a few days prior to the meeting.

Public Meetings

The Society's winter programme for 2018/2019 concluded with a talk by Keith Bruce on Tuesday the 19th of March, entitled "Bridgescapes". In this talk, Keith took on a personal journey that celebrated Scotland's Bridge building heritage.
As soon as it is available, the winter programme for 2019/2020 will be posted here.

Planning Applications

The committee continues to respond to current planning applications and the committee's responses can be seen here.

Objections to matters raised in the 2018 Main Issues Report

The Society has raised a number of objections to matters raised in the recently published Main Issues Report relating to future development in the Scottish Borders. Full details of our objections can be seen here.