Our Island, Our Future

Mooring Development for Gott Bay

Mooring Development for Gott Bay

Tiree Community Development Trust has been working with Tiree Community Business and the local Harbours Steering group to improve harbour facilities on Tiree. We are delighted to announce that funding has been secured through LEADER and the Windfall Fund and in May 2017 ten 15 ton moorings will be installed at Gott Bay. More details […]

Tirisdich Còmhla – Tiree (Peopl...

Tirisdich Còmhla – Tiree (People) Together

Còmhla – a Gaelic word meaning ‘together’. Tirisdich Còmhla (Tirisdich Together) and this is the main aim of the newly formed working group who are working to investigate the advantages of Tiree’s Community Groups working in tandem or potentially as one in the future. Initial meetings have so far taken place between three of Tiree’s […]

Charrette Outcomes Public Meeting

Charrette Outcomes Public Meeting

Most of you will remember the Island Futures Charrette workshops that took place last year, facilitated by Ironside Farrar Ltd. A variety of public meetings and workshops were carried out and attended by the community who were encouraged to input into the process. The results from the Charrette were presented to The Trust in the […]

Puppet Performance – The Fisher...

Puppet Performance – The Fisherman and the Seal

Heartstart Training

Heartstart Training

Communications Boost for Tiree

Communications Boost for Tiree

We are delighted to report that Tiree Broadband, which is owned by Tiree Community Development Trust (TCDT), last week received confirmation of a successful application to Community Broadband Scotland for £80,000 to upgrade the current Tiree Broadband Network. The planned upgrade will allow them to take full advantage of their new Fibre Optic backhaul. It will […]

Tiree’s New Ranger

Tiree’s New Ranger

Tiree Trust are delighted to introduce Tiree’s new ranger, Stephanie Cope. Stephanie took up the pos ition at the beginning of this week and will be using the coming weeks to get up to speed with the project and familiarise herself with the island. Stephanie has spent the last 4 year’s working as a ranger […]

Community Hogmanay Dance

Community Hogmanay Dance

Mark Walker Armstrong 1968 – 20...

Mark Walker Armstrong 1968 – 2016

Mark Walker Armstrong 1968 – 2016 It is with great sadness that we report the death of Mark Armstrong of Balemartine, Isle of Tiree, who passed away at home surrounded by his family on Saturday 17th December following a brave battle with cancer.  Mark served as a director of Tiree Community Development Trust from 2011 until 2013 and his dry wit […]

Christmas Light Switch On

Christmas Light Switch On

This year we took a new approach to the traditional real Christmas tree, which hasn’t fared well in recent years, up against Tiree’s famous strong winds! We enlisted the help and expertise of Cameron Smith who came up with the idea of building a structure from scratch! Cameron spent a great deal of time investigating […]