Anstruther Improvements Association is a registered SCIO under Scottish Charity Number SC016109.
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
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
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
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
At last week’s Anster Nicht, Professor Jon Rogers gave a thought provoking lecture on life in a digital Anstruther. There was a good turn out at Dreel Halls, from teenagers to members in their nineties. Anstruther is like many other small communities, we have a website for the town, Anstruther.info, we have a website for […] Read more