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ILLEGAL DISTRUBUTION OF COPYRIGHTED M...

ILLEGAL DISTRUBUTION OF COPYRIGHTED MATERIAL THREATENS TIREE BROADBAND’S SERVICE

Earlier this month, Tiree Broadband received notification from one of its internet service providers that someone on our network was identified to be peer to peer sharing an episode of Amazon’s The Grand Tour. Our internet service provider informed us that if there are further instances of a similar nature then they would have no […]

TIREE BROADBAND – UPGRADE UPDATE

TIREE BROADBAND – UPGRADE UPDATE

We are pleased to report that, with help from our local MP and MSP, BT have finally resolved the issue with our fibreoptic backhaul lines which have been on order for nearly a year now. Thanks to all of our customers for their patience during this delay in our upgrade works. The additional fibre backhaul […]

The Secret Island: ‘Twenty things you...

The Secret Island: ‘Twenty things you didn’t know about Tiree’

Following on from last year’s successful Welcome Events, Tiree Trust and The Ranger service will once again be running weekly ‘welcome to Tiree’ events for Summer 2018. We received a variety of good feedback from those in attendance at last year’s event and have therefore stuck to the original agenda with some slight tweaks. The […]

February News-Bites

February News-Bites

Apologies, as it has been a while since we have updated our news-bites via An Tirisdeach. Please see below some snippets of what’s been happening over the last month. More detailed information can be found on our website. Lochshell Engineering (based in Wick) has been appointed to undertake the repair works at Scarinish Harbour and […]

Calendars For Sale

Calendars For Sale

*Breaking News* – We’ve just had a wee half box of our lovely Nàdair Thiriodh Calendars returned to the office! No point in them going unloved, so we’ll offer them at £4 each (plus postage). There are only a few left, so get in touch quick. Please email orders to: admin@tireetrust.org.uk Calendar + UK postage […]

Gaelic BookBug

Gaelic BookBug

Did you know that Gaelic Bookbug takes place every Wednesday? All pre 5s are welcome along to the session. Please join the group for all the updates and info relating to session. We are on tomorrow morning at 9am in the new Library next to the school. Click here to be directed to the Facebook […]

Scarinish Harbour Set for Emergency R...

Scarinish Harbour Set for Emergency Repairs

We are pleased to report that following successful discussions with Marine Scotland we have secured emergency funds to make repairs to Scarinish Harbour. The Harbours Steering Group has been working with the Trust for the past 2 years to plan improvements for both Scarinish and Milton Harbours and the Trust is now seeking funds to deliver […]

Argyll and Bute Supporting Communitie...

Argyll and Bute Supporting Communities Fund

Argyll and Bute Council has launched its Supporting Communities Fund with a distinctly digital change. If you would like to apply to the fund, you must submit a completed application form by 22nd January 2018. You can download an application form here. Groups can apply for up to £2,500 per project and more information on […]

Positive Response for Community Proje...

Positive Response for Community Projects and Grant Offered for Hynish

Tiree Community Development Trust Members have voted in favour of progressing both the Harbours and Hynish Projects, following a members’ vote which took place last week. The Trust held their open information day last Saturday, the 11th of November, to give the community the opportunity to learn more about both the Hynish and Harbours Projects […]

Hynish and Harbours Project Informati...

Hynish and Harbours Project Information

Tiree Trust held their Open Project Information day today (Saturday 11th of November). Giving the community the opportunity to learn more about both the Hynish and Harbours Project. All full Trust members should now have received their ballot papers which must be returned to the Trust by 5pm on Tuesday the 14th of November. Below […]