Our Island, Our Future

Hynish Project Officer Post

Hynish Project Officer Post

Tiree Trust has secured funding from the Scottish Land Fund to take ownership of the Buildings at Hynish which are currently owned by The Hebridean Trust. TCDT is now seeking a short-term project officer, who will work on a self-employed basis, to undertake tasks leading to the transfer of the buildings. The role specification and details […]

Annual General Meeting – Tiree ...

Annual General Meeting – Tiree Trust

The Tiree Trust AGM is taking place this year on Sunday the 3rd of June. We encourage all Tiree Trust members and Tiree community to come along to our AGM for an update of activity over the last year. This AGM will cover all three groups, Tiree Community Development Trust, Tiree Renewable Energy Ltd & Community […]

Works Complete on Scarinish Harbour

Works Complete on Scarinish Harbour

We are very pleased to report that the repair works to Scarinish Harbour are now complete. The pier head has been rebuilt and stabilised with reinforced concrete, the deck has been resurfaced and five sets of new ladders with timber buffers/fenders installed. The old mid tide pier on the west of the harbour has also […]

Milton Harbour Funding Secured

Milton Harbour Funding Secured

An Tirisdeach is delighted to report that a full funding package is now in place to enable the go ahead of the redevelopment project at Milton Harbour. Tiree Community Development Trust released the following statement this week, confirming this fantastic news.  “Following the successful application that allowed us to start work at Scarinish harbour last […]

April News Bites

April News Bites

  We are very pleased to report that the repair works to Scarinish Harbour are now complete. The pier head has been rebuilt and stabilised with reinforced concrete, the deck has been resurfaced and five sets of new ladders with timber buffers/fenders installed. The old mid tide pier on the west of the harbour has […]

Tiree Community Growth Plan 2017 R...

Tiree Community Growth Plan 2017 – 2020

Tiree Community Development Trust is pleased to present the finalised Community Growth Plan 2017 – 2020. The new Growth Plan is based on feedback and input from a broad spectrum of community members and groups received at various events and meetings including the 2016 Charrette Programme.  There were many success stories and achievements from the […]

March News Bites

March News Bites

Scarinish Harbour Repairs – Lochshell Engineering are due to arrive on site in mid-March to begin the repairs to Scarinish Harbour. This will involve repairing the walls of the main pier, inserting reinforcement inside the end of the structure to tie it together, resurfacing the top and adding new ladders and moving rings. The old landing […]

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 […]