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Crofting Induction Courses to start in February

Thursday, January 29, 2009

A series of Crofting Induction Courses will commence in February designed for new entrants, recent assignees, aspirant crofters and anyone wishing to know more about crofting today. The courses are part-time and take place over ten evening sessions. Places are still available on some of the course so please contact the local course directors for more information. The Induction Courses are at the following venues:


Venue

Start

Date

End

Date

Local Course

Director


( 1) Dingwall Academy,

Easter Ross


5th Feb


Marj Donaldson

01349 861956

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(2) Grantown Grammar School, Cairngorm National Park


18th Feb



Fiona Powell

01343 835845 / 07717 250559

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(3)St Barrs Hall, Northbay, Isle of Barra


16th Feb


Nick Brannigann

07773 131576

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(4) Strathcarron Centre, Wester Ross


19th Feb


Kristine MacKenzie

01520 722882 or 722296

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(5) SLCVO, Portree, Isle of Skye


12th Feb



Angus Robertson

01471 820342

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E-petition to investigate the high courier charges in the Highlands

Monday, January 05, 2009

To sign a petition the Prime Minister to investigate the charges levied by some couriers/suppliers to the Scottish Highlands.


Please click here http://petitions.number10.gov.uk/highlanddelivery/