Tiree Trust News Bites
• George Leslie Civil Engineering Contractors has won the tender for the Milton Harbour redevelopment. The competitive tender process was carried out under strict guidelines from funders and we expect the work, which includes an extension, raising the height and erecting a shed, to begin in early April.
• Unfortunately, we have not been able to apply to LEADER for the match funding required for the Beach Access Car Parks project. The Rural Tourism Infrastructure (RTI) Fund has awarded us 70% of the costs and we now have around 8 weeks to secure the match funding or we will lose the RTI grant. We are now considering all options including a crowdfunding campaign.
• Willie MacKinnon, the Trust’s Youth Worker, has started a new Sci-Fi after school club on a Monday.
• Ishbel Campbell, our Gaelic Development Officer, has been running weekly Gaelic classes for beginners which have