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Fireworks night 2021

Here is final information about the fireworks night on Friday 5th November 2021: Having missed it last year in 2020 we are going ahead with the annual Trust fireworks night. This year it will take place at the Rural Centre near the airport and will feature: Firepits! Marshmallow toasting! Food provided by Aisling’s Kitchen (Burgers, […]

Trust seeks additional member of Comm...

Tiree Community Development Trust is looking for a new staff member to join our community project delivery team. You will work to deliver an ongoing varied series of projects (including renewable energy, housing provision, community owned and run services, and more) that have a positive, sustainable impact on the Tiree community, while ensuring the needs […]

2021 TCDT GROUP AGM INFORMATION

TRUST GROUP AGM | MONDAY 8th NOVEMBER | 7.30pm The Trust Group AGMs (including subsidiary companies: Tiree Renewable Energy Ltd, Community Information Technology (Tiree Broadband), Tiree Community Maritime Assets Ltd and Tiree Community Enterprise Ltd) will take place on Monday 8th November at 7.30pm via Zoom Video Conference The meeting is open to the community with full […]

Community update: Tilley upgrade Sept...

The upgrade and repair of Tilley, the community turbine at Ruaig, is happening in the period 2nd to 20th September. This will involve movement of bulky equipment and parts by the commercial cargo vessel Terra Marique. Please be aware that there will be some heavy and slow vehicle movements in this period on the route […]

Graduate Apprenticeship in Sustainabl...

The Trust has been awarded funding from Highlands and Islands Enterprises towards the creation of a Graduate Apprenticeship post, which will work within the Trust team with consultancy support to put in place a new strategy for sustainable tourism development on the island, and improve our communications (particularly in relation to Discover Tiree, our tourism […]

Fuel Update May 2021

The Trust Welcomes Kathleen

We recently welcomed Kathleen MacKinnon to the Trust as our Gaelic Development Officer on a temporary contract until August 2021 when Ishbel Campbell will return from her year working full time at Tiree Primary School. Kathleen gained a degree in Gaelic and Development from Sabhal Mòr Ostaig in Skye and more recently worked as a […]

TRUST AGM INFORMATION

TRUST GROUP AGM |TUESDAY 15th SEPTEMBER | 7.30pm Please see below important information regarding the AGM: Due to the on-going COVID-19 restrictions on public gatherings, it is required that this meeting takes place via Zoom (Video Conference). >> ATTENDANCE The details to join the AGM will not be shared publically on our website or social […]

Tiree Trust Secures Fuel Station Fund...

Tiree Trust has been successful in a bid to secure over half a million pounds in funding to build a new fuel station next to Buth a’ Bhaille in Crossapol on land already owned by The Trust. Both Highlands and Islands Enterprise and The National Lottery Community Assets Fund have approved bids and will support […]

June Funding bulletin from Argyll and...

Argyll and Bute Council produce a monthly interactive funding bulletin which is designed to help groups, businesses and individuals find their way through the funding maze. It also has a dedicated section to Covid-19 grants and loans.   To view, use the link below.   https://www.argyll-bute.gov.uk/sites/default/files/funding_alert_197_june_2020.pdf If you require any further information regarding funding, please contact  Alison Clark   Covid-19 Response Coordinator  Tiree Community Development Trust   E: alison@tireetrust.org.uk  […]