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Forest Focus Group Meeting!

On Thursday 10th October 6pm-8pm at the Colintraive Village hall Welcome to a community open evening to discuss and establish the following: Name of the group Aims, the reasons for forming the group Objectives of the group Powers of the … Continue reading

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We had a great evening …

… over 50 folks made it to Colintraive to hear about and feedback on and plan for Stronafian Forest. Here are a couple of snaps of the evening. As you can see, not only did we have all sorts of … Continue reading

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Maps, Plans & Proposals for Stronafian Tonight!

From 6pm at the Colintraive Village Hall Mark, our Community Forest Development Officer will be hosting an evening all about the forest. There’ll be presentations, discussions, map-making and lots of lovely soup. Come along! All are welcome!

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Up into the woods to the Chambered Cairn

Last weekend an intrepid pair of Glendaruels ventured up to the chambered cairn – we thought you might like to see the photos:

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Our Community Forest Project Officer is here!

We’re delighted to welcome Mark Chambers to our community. Mark will be working with us for at least two years bring forward all the elements in our Business Plan for Stronafian Forest. Mark will be spending the first couple of … Continue reading

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Proposed Land Use Areas

 The board met on Monday 22nd August to populate a map of Stronafian with initial proposals for where certain activities could be located in the forest.  This will be passed onto our forest consultant for his comments. You can … Continue reading

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Progress on the Application to Acquire the Right to Buy Stronafian

At the last NFLS panel meeting in late January, at which the decision on our application was to be taken, important questions were raised regarding the timescales of the purchase and how that would affect our business plan for the … Continue reading

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Next Stage in the Acquisition of Stronafian

Today myself and John McEwan met with Penny Cousins, the panel member for the NFLS, Malcolm Wield and Gordon Donaldson, as part of the process towards a determination on whether the right to buy Stronafian Forest should be granted to … Continue reading

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