Category Archives: Opportunities

Clachan Hub Consultation: Draft Design

On Wednesday 5th October, CGDT convened our 8th community consultation meeting to discuss the Clachan Hub. While we reported on progress towards the funding application, the main business of the meeting was to consider the draft plans from our architects … Continue reading

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CGDT is Recruiting for a Part-time General Manager to start at the end of the month

Colintraive & Glendaruel Development Trust are recruiting a General Manager for a 1 year part-time post (14 hours) An exciting opportunity to join a highly successful and ambitious community organization at the heart of Cowal. The general manager will have … Continue reading

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Leapfrog: improving communication in community-led projects

Wednesday 11th May 6pm until 9pm   We would like to invite you to an evening workshop about improving communication in community led projects and designing new approaches to community consultations. The workshop will be delivered by the Institute of … Continue reading

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The Clachan Hub Project: Community Survey

We’re gathering responses to the Clachan Hub project proposals both online and via paper forms which have been distributed to residents in Glendaruel. All members of the community, whether members of the Development Trust or not, are very welcome to … Continue reading

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Kyles Community Broadband website is launched!

CGDT, which has been enabling the KCB steering group to move forward, is pleased to say the KCB website is now fully functional and available at www.kcb.scot. We have also included a link in this website’s menu for everyone’s convenience. … Continue reading

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Kyles Community Broadband Public Meetings

If you live in Colintraive & Glendaruel, Kilfinan or Bute Community Council areas, and you aren’t within 1 km of a BT Next Generation Enabled telephone exchange, this is for you:

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We’re Recruiting! We’re looking for a General Manager for CGDT

CGDT is a highly active Development Trust with a wide range of projects the voluntary board wishes to progress. We are therefore seeking to appoint a part time officer who will enable us to develop and deliver the strategic vision … Continue reading

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Stronafian Windfarm Application Papers

All the documents pertaining to our recent application to Argyll and Bute Council for permission to erect two wind turbines in Stronafian Forest are available here. This application represents one facet of CGDT’s integrated plan to ensure that our community … Continue reading

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Call for Tender on Hydro Sites in Glendaruel!

Colintraive & Glendaruel Development Trust (CGDT) is seeking tenders for the provision of a feasibility assessment for potential micro hydro schemes. The consultant will provide technical advice and assistance to help CGDT utilise their local hydro resource, with the aim … Continue reading

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Community Forest Masterplan Final Update

21st March Colintraive Village Hall 6pm  You are welcome to attend this event to discuss the final version of what we have been working on together. Copies of the final version of the Community Forest Masterplan have been made available … Continue reading

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