The Share Offer proved an outstanding success, with 225 people contributing a total of £31,770. Share certificates have now been printed and distributed to shareholders.
Discussions are currently taking place with the Post Office Network Operations Manager to discuss the re-introduction of a Post Office counter in the new shop.
Prince's Countryside Trust
We've just heard that we've been awarded £25,000 by the Prince's Countryside Trust. This will contribute to the fitting out of the shop and staffing costs.
Fife Council has approved the Building Warrant application for the extension and refurbishment of the shop. A contractor has been identified and work should start soon.
The Leader funding team have asked for further clarification on a number of issues. This is now the final hurdle before work can begin.