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photos of School Tree planting 22nd Feb 2018

On the 22nd February 2018 pupils from Lochcarron Primary School went up to Kirkton Community Woodland to plant lots of trees donated by The Woodland Trust. They were assisted by Lynda our Community engagement animateur, Nic volunteer coordinator, parents and … Continue reading

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New Board members required at AGM.

LCDC is a local charity tasked with community development, regeneration, training, employment and economic growth through local activities. It is owned by it’s members from the community and managed on their behalf by a board of directors. The current projects … Continue reading

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Applications for Dairy Board invited to meeting 19th Feb.

Looking for committed, suitably skilled Board Members for the Strathcarron Micro Dairy project. If you’re interested come along and join us on Monday February 19th at 2pm, Smithy Hub, Strathcarron. For more information contact; Kristine MacKenzie Development Officer Tel; 01520 722490 … Continue reading

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coordinator needed for Rustic Shelter project

work opportunity;We’re looking for someone to work for 2 or 3 weekends before the end of March to organise and coordinate volunteers to build a Rustic Shelter/ teaching space in Kirkton woodland. Someone with building experience needed. This is a … Continue reading

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Smithy Micro Dairy update.

Bad news and good news. As many of you are aware we applied at the end of last year for Lottery funding for around half the costs of the proposed community owned Dairy & Cafe complex at the Smithy. Sadly … Continue reading

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KWHG / LCDC and KT ltd timeline of milestones

The following is a list of activities or development milestones with our Community Development Company, this does not include dates of individual classes, courses, volunteer days., market days and other routine events.  2009 KWHG formed and merged with previous Smithy … Continue reading

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Kirkton Trading ltd AGM 2018

all welcome to our next trading arm AGM, new directors and office bearers sought. Kirkton trading deals with the non charitable aspects of LCDC’s work, eg, wood harvesting, commercial sales and the wood fuel business. come along to find out … Continue reading

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