Anstruther Improvements Association

Anstruther Improvements Association is a registered SCIO under Scottish Charity Number SC016109.


  • AIA AGM + Anstruther Burgh Survey project discussion

    The AIA’s AGM will be held at Dreel Halls on Thursday 31st August 2017 at 6.30pm. Please come along to hear what the committee has been busy getting up to in the past year, and plans for the future. Following on from the AIA’s AGM, at approximately 7pm, we will welcome the team that led […] Read more

  • Anstruther Writing Awards 2016

    The Anstruther Writing Awards is a creative competition organised each year by the AIA and is open to one and all. In years gone by an ‘Anster Fair’ was held in the town to celebrate the poem of the same name written by William Tennant (1784-1848). The poem features the characters of Maggie Lauder and […] Read more

  • Community Kist

    The Kist held its AGM at Dreel Halls on Thursday. There is no change to the Trustees or management. Elizabeth Gordon was able to report that £14,000 had been given out in the period March 2015. – February 2016. This week grants will go out to the Allotments Association, the East Neuk Emergency Trust and […] Read more

  • Anstruther Improvements Association

    It was a busy weekend at Dreel Halls and on the Dreel. While King Creosote and the gang entertained over the weekend inside, the Duck Race attracted a large crowd waited on the banks  of the burn to see all 1000 ducks progress downstream. The duck catchers said conditions were good even though one of […] Read more

  • Anster Nicht: public talk on “South Georgia”

    The Sub Antarctic island of South Georgia lies in the Southern Ocean over 850 miles from the nearest settlement on the Falkland Islands. It has no indigenous population but is home to thousands of penguins, elephant seals, fur seals, historic whaling stations and the grave of Antarctic explorer Ernest Shackleton. In the summer months, it […] Read more

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