Our Island, Our Future

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 […]

Save a Life Course

Save a Life Course

Are you Eligible to Vote on the futur...

Are you Eligible to Vote on the future of Tiree Projects?

Tiree Trust is gearing up to conduct a community vote concerning the future of two major sets of island assets, the harbours at Scarinish and Milton and the buildings and assets at Hynish currently owned by Hebridean Trust.  The Trust has been investigating every aspect of community ownership and development of these assets for some […]

JOIN TIREE TRUST AND VOTE ON TWO EXCI...

JOIN TIREE TRUST AND VOTE ON TWO EXCITING PROJECTS

  For some time now, Tiree Community Development Trust has been working on two of the biggest community projects since the erection of Tilley back in 2010. Milton and Scarinish Harbour Over a year ago, Tiree Trust was approached by a group of fishermen who raised concerns regarding the state of Milton Harbour and were […]