Emergency funding from the Comhairle and SSEN will provide support to community organisations which provide essential services that have been impacted by loss of wind farm generated income.
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Woodlands Trust have stepped into the breach, agreeing to fund the project for a year to allow the work to continue.
Point and Sandwick Trust committed £25,000 to the competition over five years to ensure it could continue to be held in its home town – Pipe Major Donald Macleod being one of Stornoway’s most famous sons.
Alasdair has been making regular visits to this part of Africa since 2015, primarily to develop local skills in community enterprise.
Point and Sandwick Trust also provided a couple of footballs for the school in Africa, a combined primary and secondary.
Tony Robson, PST’s engineering consultant, delivered the final batches of visors to Bethesda Care Home and Hospice and Comhairle nan Eilean Siar – a move which came almost 15 years to the day after the community wind farm organisation held its first public meeting.
A project is under way to capture the history of the shielings in one area of Lewis before they pass out of living memory.
The Point and Sandwick Trust made a donation of life jackets in different sizes to the Stornoway Rowing Club so the sport can be more accessible to all ages.