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Kirriemuir Conservation Area Regeneration Scheme (CARS)

Kirriemuir Conservation Area Regeneration Scheme (CARS) is a partnership between Historic Scotland and Angus Council to provide a jointly funded grant programme to enhance the appearance of Kirriemuir Conservation Area. The grant scheme amounts to some £1.1m and will run for 5 years. During this time, a Conservation Area Appraisal and Management Plan will also be produced which will analyse the area's special character.

ANGUS HERITAGE WEEK – 5th to 12th September 2014 (Full events listing online from August at

As part of Angus Heritage Week from the 5th to 12th September 2014, please join us for an illustrated talk and guided walk by Paul Mitchell, former Conservation Officer at Angus Council, on –

Tuesday 9th September at 7pm

An Illustrated Talk on “The Development of Kirriemuir’s Street Pattern & Historic Buildings” at Kirriemuir Gateway to the Glens Museum

Thursday 11th September at 7pm (Weather Permitting)

A Guided Walk around Kirriemuir Town Centre and its Historic Buildings. Meet in the Square outside the Museum.

Learn about Kirriemuir from its pre-Christian origins and the period up to the 18th century, the linen boom as well as the evolution of the Old Parish Church, there is much to learn about the town.

ADMISSION FREE – BOOKING REQUIRED. Contact the Museum on 01575 575479 or Open Tuesday – Saturday 10am to 5pm at 32 High Street, Kirriemuir DD8 4PX

Event supported by Kirriemuir Conservation Area Regeneration Scheme (CARS)


Contact for any queries or advice relating to the conservation area regeneration scheme:

Kirriemuir CARS Project Officer
Kirriemuir ACCESS & Community Police Office
15 Reform Street

Tel: 01575 577103

Bank Street Kirriemuir
The Square Kirriemuir
Glengate Kirriemuir

general images of the town centre (l to r): Bank Street; The Square; Glengate