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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 […]

Trust seeks two new staff for Communi...

Tiree Community Development Trust is looking for two new staff members to form a 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 […]

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 […]

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Tirisdich Còmhla – Tiree (Peopl...

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 […]

AGM 25th August 2015

Tiree Community Development Trust is seeking up to four new directors to stand for election to the board at the AGM at the end of August. Each year the three longest serving directors have to stand down. An election will only take place if there are more nominations than places; otherwise those nominated are elected […]

Trust Launches New Skills Fund

  Last month saw the launch of the Windfall Fund’s new Skills, Education and Training (SET) Fund. The first recipients of the fund were Tiree Rural Development who received £1,240 towards running sheep shearing training on Tiree. This training, run by the British Wool Marketing Board was open to all, whether a beginner shearing a […]

Tiree Housing & Gaelic Surveys s...

The 2014 Tiree housing needs survey and Gaelic census will commence on Saturday 29th November for 3 weeks before closing on Sunday 21st December. Come along to find out more at the survey launch which will be taking place at the annual Christmas Craft Fayre in An Talla from 12-3pm on Saturday 29th November. Tiree Community […]