Events

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Woodland Crofts Knowledge Share Event - Dornoch

A knowledge share event looking at how woodland crofts can deliver local benefits including housing is being held at Dornoch Academy in Dornoch on Wednesday 12 December, hosted by the Highlands Small Communities Housing Trust (HSCHT) in partnership with the Embo Trust.

The event will include morning presentations covering what a woodland croft is, the story of the first new woodland croft created under crofting legislation in 2008, and models of croft housing, as well as support and guidance available. In the afternoon, site visits will be made to local sites of relevance to woodland crofts. Lunch and refreshments are provided but numbers are limited so booking is required – please contact HSCHT on 01463 233 549 for more information and to book.

 

Woodland Crofts Knowledge Share Event - Gairloch

A knowledge share event looking at how woodland crofts can help sustain communities is being held at the GALE centre in Gairloch on Thursday 22 November, hosted by the Scottish Crofting Federation (SCF) in partnership with GALE.
The event will include morning presentations covering the ‘what’ and the ‘why’ of woodland crofts, plus support and guidance available, as well as how community ownership can bring local resilience and sustain communities. In the afternoon a site visit will be made to a local community growing project. Lunch and refreshments are provided so booking is required – please contact Karen at SCF on 01599 530 005 for more information and to book.

 

LOCHCARRON & APPLECROSS BRANCH MEETING

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Wed 14th November
Lochcarron Village Hall
7.30pm
Speakers: SCF’s Patrick Krause, Derek Flyn
& Russell Smith
Tel: 01599 530 005 for more information
Community mapping and the Crofting Register
Tea, coffee & home baking

For more information please see: croftregister-poster.pdf

 

Inverness & East Highland Area Meeting

Inverness & East Highland Area Meeting
All welcome
Thurs 15th Nov
Beaufort Hotel - 7.30pm
11 Culduthel Road, Inverness
Q & A session also with SCF’s Patrick Krause & Derek Flyn
Tel: 01599 530 005 for more information
An update on crofting legislation with Eilidh Ross of Inksters:
succession, access, the right to buy;
Tea & coffee provided

For more information please see: legislation-poster.pdf