Trust News

Graduate Apprenticeship in Sustainable Tourism and Comms

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 project). Candidate eligible for the funding must be recent graduates (HNC or above completed within the past four years). The […]

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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 media. Members who wish to attend the meeting should register their interest with TCDT before 4pm on Monday 14th September. […]

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Tiree Trust Secures Fuel Station Funding

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 the development of the community owned, 24 hour, self service facility. The Trust has now begun the process of procuring […]

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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 development groups, Tiree Rural Development (TRD), Tiree Community Business (TCB) including their subsidiary group, An Talla and Tiree Community Development […]

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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 by default. The Trust is owned and managed by its members – you, and without volunteers coming forward to sit […]

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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 sheep for the first time or more advanced crofters, but provided a great opportunity for some of Tiree’s young crofters […]

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Tiree Housing & Gaelic Surveys start on Saturday!

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 Development Trust invite all Tiree households to take part in the surveys! The housing survey will ask the community if […]

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Un-serviced Demand on Air and Ferry Services

Tiree Transport Forum are concerned about un-serviced demand on the air and ferry services to and from Tiree and are gathering information to present to the Scottish Government. Have you, or someone you know, had issues this year trying to book flights or the ferry? E.g. to attend hospital appointments or for business reasons etc. If so can you please contact the Trust to register your details: Tiree Community Development Trust Units 1 & 2 […]

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AGM

  The Trust Group AGM’s (including Tiree Renewable Energy Ltd and Tiree Broadband) will take place on Tuesday 26th August starting at 7:30pm. The meeting is open to the community with full Trust members entitled to one vote each on director elections and other issues. If you would like to request a copy of the annual accounts prior to the meeting please contact us. Tiree Island Centre | Crossapol | PA77 6UP www.tireetrust.org.uk |Tel: 220 […]

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