Community Groups

For such a small village, there are a wealth of community groups, clubs and activities, catering for many different interests. The following listing provides information about these organisations and contact details for further information :-

Yetholm Church
A parish of the church of Scotland, linked with Morebattle, Linton and Hownam. Services are usually at 10am in Yetholm. The minister is the Rev. Robin McHaffie, who lives in the manse in Kirk Yetholm. The church has it's own website - which can be found HERE - which has contact details.

Yetholm kirk in the snow
Yetholm School

Yetholm School

The school provides primary education for pupils living in Town Yetholm, Kirk Yetholm and the surrounding farms. There are 35 children at the school in 2 classes. The school website can be found HERE.

Yetholm Yewtree Allotment Association
The allotments in Town Yetholm have been used for market gardening since time immemorial. To find out more contact the association chairman, John Thompson, at 01573 420577.

Yetholm Yewtree Allotments

Village Lunch
A popular monthly event, open to anyone, which takes place in the Wauchope Hall, Town Yetholm. For more information, contact Moira Breeze - 01573 420714.


History Society
David Hutchinson- 01573 420263
Website: HERE
Floral Gateway Gathering (FGG)
Kate Moses - 420522 or Elizabeth Watson 420602
Yetholm Shepherds' Show
Secretary & Treasurer:
Mrs Fiona Veitch.

Indoor Bowling Club
Secretary Nancy Buglass 01573 420497 and Willie Ralston 01573 440603
Wauchope Hall
For enquiries about hiring the village hall,
contact Pat Young for bookings on 420594.
Scottish Women's Rural Institutes is one of the largest women's organisations in Scotland and boasts about 22,000 members. Members informally call the organisation 'the Rural'.
Pat Gregory -
Youth Hall
Margaret Boyd - 01573 420765
Leek Club
Raymond Yeomans - 01573 420622

Romany Ramblers
Regular walks, of different degrees of difficulty, in the beautiful Cheviot Hills. Romany Ramblers also organises an annual Walking Weekend.
Stuart MacDonald - 420392

Romany Ramblers
Yetholm Film Club
Our group meets monthly from October to March in the Wauchope Hall. We show a variety of films for all ages and we are also open to suggestions for films and would be happy to show a film for a birthday party or other event
Contact Susan Stewart 01573 420231
Charity Quiz Night
A regular, very enjoyable contest, which takes place in the Plough Hotel, Town Yetholm.
Contact Plough Hotel for more details.

Whist Drives
Bert Redpath - 01573 420502


Community Groups