Tomintoul & Glenlivet

Affordable housing survey – we need your help!

During the consultation on our Community Development Plan 2018 – 2022 you told us that affordable housing is an issue and something you’d like your Trust to look at more closely.
We’re all aware of the issues associated with housing in our area, insufficient affordable housing is accelerating the outward migration of young people and affecting businesses ability to recruit and […]

Making the Discovery Centre Sustainable

We had a great turnout for our first members’ meeting of 2019 which aimed to generate ideas for making the Discovery Centre more sustainable. Volunteer Director, Tilly Smith set the scene for the meeting which was facilitated by our independent consultants from Delfinity. There was lots of positive discussion and great suggestions from our members.  Come along to future meetings […]

Members’ Meeting: What does Charitable Status Mean for the Trust? Wednesday 6th February, Ballindalloch Distillery, 6-8 pm

 

Join us at Ballindalloch Distillery on Wednesday 6th February, 6-8 pm and find out more about the pros and cons of the Trust gaining charitable status.

The meeting will provide an opportunity to ask questions and have your say about charitable status.

The meeting will be chaired by our independent facilitators Delfinity and Edward Fitsell, Third Sector Development Officer with Third Sector […]

TGDT Surgery, Wednesday 20th February, 4-5 pm at Tomintoul & Glenlivet Discovery Centre

Tomintoul & Glenlivet Development Trust will be holding surgeries starting in February. 

Surgeries will provide members with an opportunity to raise any issues with the Trust in a ‘surgery’ style format. A member of staff and director will be available to speak to members. Any issues raised will be shared in the Board Meeting later that day as a standing agenda […]

Can you help at the Discovery Centre this Season?

Love Tomintoul & Glenlivet?
 
Passionate about our area?
 

Can you help us to make Tomintoul & Glenlivet Discovery Centre an even better place to visit in 2019?

 
 
 
We are looking for volunteers to be Discovery Centre Ambassadors. Why not share your knowledge and passion for our area with visitors?
 
This is a front-of-house role which involves meeting and greeting visitors; promoting our area’s attractions and activities; and […]

We’re recruiting – two exciting positions and join our board

Tomintoul & Glenlivet Development Trust is a community-led regeneration company based in the Cairngorms National Park, North East Scotland. It was established in 2012 to address the economic decline in the area and has developed a wide range of projects from a community broadband scheme to a £500k museum refurbishment. The Trust has 310 members and two full time and […]

TGDT secures funding for Affordable Housing feasibility study

Tomintoul & Glenlivet Development Trust received an early Christmas present this week with the confirmation of a £10,000 Rural Housing Fund grant towards feasibility work to establish the demand and need for affordable housing in Tomintoul. We’ll be working with Highland Small Communities Housing Trust in the new year to get detailed feedback on the types of houses and tenures […]

TGDT AGM 2018

41 TGDT members, stakeholders, staff and guests joined us on a wet and windy Wednesday night at Glenlivet Hall to share the successes and challenges faced by your local development trust over the last year. The meeting heard from Doug Nisbet Chair of TGDT on strategic and governance progress while Development Manager Oliver Giles reviewed the trusts impact on people […]