Newlands Community Development Trust (NCDT) is a volunteer led Trust.

NCDT own and operate the Newlands Activity Centre and Newlands Memorial Hall in Romanno Bridge and are responsible for developing a range of services around both venues.

NCDT works alongside Lamancha, Newlands & Kirkurd Community Council (LNK CC) to develop and enhance services and activities in our area.

Community Support Hub

NCDT provides Community Support and Assistance across Lamancha, Newlands, Kirkurd, West Linton, Dolphinton and Carlops.

Freephone – 0800 121 6212

Newlands Volunteers

Volunteering can be anything from manning a phone line to collecting and delivering crucial medicines.

If you are able to dedicate some time to supporting our Community please visit our dedicated webpage.

Newlands Volunteers – SignUp


The Trust consists of a Main Board out of which various Project Teams are formed to develop both short and long term projects.

Current Board Members* are:

Joe Fernand (Chair & Community/Business Development)
Neil McCarroll (Trust Secretary)
Neil Hall ( Trust Treasurer)
Jamie Prady (IT Manager)
David Bowie (Compliance & Risk)
Gilbert Cameron (Renewables & Sustainability)
David Anderson
*July 2021

Applications to join our Board or to work alongside our Board as a specialist in your chosen profession are always welcomed.

Visit the NCDT website for more details –