Welcome to the Heriot Community Website

This is the community website for the village of Heriot. Heriot is a rural community of approximately 160 properties located in the Eildon area of the Scottish Borders.

Covid-19 Help in Heriot

Please go to the 'Covid-19 - support and information' webpage to download a copy of your local leaflet and for links to advice pages on the web.

Your local co-ordinators are:

  • Helen Brinkworth 07952 118097
  • Gavin Potter 07754 011112
  • Gavin Whittaker 07794 361024
  • Sue Sharp 07985 967755
  • John Williams 07768 327107

Wind Farm Applications and Appeals

There is updated information about the Wull Muir Wind Farm planning application and the Gilston Hill Wind Farm appeal on the Wind Farms page.

Heriot Plan

The community council has produced a draft version for a Heriot plan, containing background information about the Heriot community and location, with suggestions for how Heriot would like to develop in the future. This is for submitting into the next Eildon Area plan of the Scottish Borders Council.

Comments and suggestions for changes or additions to the plan are welcome.

Open the Heriot Plan

Heriot News

Regular news items, including road closures, and local events are posted to the Heriot Community Council facebook page.

Email List

Heriot Community Council occasionally sends out emails regarding council business such as agendas and minutes of meetings. Should you wish to receive these, please send an email request to the secretary at secretary@heriot.info with your email address and name. Also, please inform the secretary of any changes to your email, if you wish to stop receiving emails or if you do not receive expected emails. We try to keep the list current and remove emails that fail. The data collected is only used to send out emails from HCC.

External Links


To submit updates and content for this website please send an email to website@heriot.info.