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School Pond dipping

On the 22nd March 2018 pupils from Lochcarron Primary School visited  the Pond at Kirkton Community Woodland.  The Pond was installed as part of the Heritage Trail Path Network in 2017.  Local Countryside Ranger Jenny Grant and Local Animateur Lynda Beveridge leaded the … Continue reading

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AGM 2018

** UPDATE 2** Many thanks for everyone who came along and nominated theory proxy votes for tonight’s AGM. We were quorate, and had a good number of nominations for new board members who were voted on by a secret ballot … Continue reading

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“A Cry for Kirkton” heritage film created by pupils.

We are delighted to introduce the film “A Cry for Kirkton”, produced by the pupils of  Lochcarron Primary School, in partnership with Lochcarron Community Development Company . Based in 1872, the film is a fictional re-enactment of a family being cleared … Continue reading

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photos of School and Nursery Tree planting 22nd Feb 2018

On the 22nd February 2018 pupils from Lochcarron Primary School and the youngsters from the Nursery group went up to Kirkton Community Woodland to plant lots of trees donated by The Woodland Trust. They were assisted by Lynda our Community … 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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