last updated - 14/01/2020
News and Information site released for Reston & Auchencrow



Reston and Auchencrow holds its monthly meetings in Reston Village Hall every third Monday of the month at 7 PM, except August and December. Members of the public are welcome to attend.

Do you know you can now view the minutes of the latest community council meeting and 'Wish List' meetings in the Village Shop. 



Some positive action finally!

see R.A.G.E.S. page for more info 

Community council next meeting on the 20th January 2020 .

please see the relevant pages for more details.

Please see events page for more information.


Reston is a small village of about 200 houses situated in the Eastern Borders area of Scotland; ten miles north of Berwick-upon-Tweed and 47 miles south of Edinburgh it is only a few hundred yards from the main A1 Newcastle to Edinburgh trunk road. Duns the former county town of Berwickshire is some 11 miles west.


Auchencrow is a small village in the Scottish Borders area of Scotland, by the Lammermuir range of hills, and to the near by village of Reston. Auchencrow works together with Reston to create Reston & Auchencrow Community Council.

 Auchencrow, a village in the Coldingham parish, Berwickshire, 2 miles WSW of Reston station, and 3 miles NNW of Chirnside.


Our website has the latest news and events for Reston, Auchencrow & neighboring Community Councils.


Check out the EVENTS page for the latest updates.

 Lots going on down at the Riverside   

Reston Community Company LTD- owners of the riverside, now have Facebook page

see 'Reston Riverside' page for more  info.

Check out the events page for posters and more information.


See the community benefit page

Reston and Auchencrow community council in partnership with Foundation Scotland and Greencoat UK Wind, R.E.S. and S.B.C.


Flag Flying dates 

Reston has its very own flagpole at the heart of the village.

Here we fly the flags of the four countries as well as memorable flags for commemoration as well as celebration. We also fly flags on special days, i.e. The Norfolk flag, on Norfolk day, the Jolly Roger for Reston Fete,  as well as others. If you would like us to fly a flag of your choosing we will consider upon you supplying the flag.-contact us-

 From end of September there will be no flags flying due to winter weather.

 We will fly the Saltire 31st-1st-2nd January for New Year and again for Burns Night 24th-25th-26th January.

March we only fly Welsh flag for St. David’s day   1st-2nd-3rd...Then on 16th-17th -18th we fly the Irish flag for St Patrick's Day.

 Apart from those days no other flag fly’s until End of March, that’s when we get back to Monthly National flags flying.

April will be the union flag then on 22nd-23rd-24th April we fly St Georges English flag. Normal Flying after that.

Reston and Auchencrow community is working alongside Ayton community council in the celebrations/commemorations of the                      75 VE Day

We plan to commemorate and celebrate the whole weekend of the 8th, 9th and 10th of May 2020.

Website of Reston & Auchencrow Community Council