Tomintoul & Glenlivet

COVID – 19 Supporting Communities Fund Open

On 18th March, the Scottish Government announced an investment of £350 million to support local communities and households in the context of the Covid-19 pandemic. 

The Supporting Communities funding forms a part of this investment package and since that time the Scottish Government, in partnership with Highlands and Islands Enterprise, has been working on rolling out the funding to provide […]

Trust receives school site funding boost

Tomintoul community owned affordable housing project secures funding

Members of the Tomintoul and Glenlivet community in the Cairngorms National Park are celebrating today after receiving a £183,800 grant towards the costs of developing affordable housing on the site of the former secondary school in Tomintoul. Tomintoul & Glenlivet Development Trust a community owned regeneration company secured the funding from the Scottish […]

We’re recruiting – Seasonal Discovery Centre Assistant 2020

Job Title – Discovery Centre Assistant

Location – Tomintoul & Glenlivet Discovery Centre, The Square, Tomintoul

Tomintoul & Glenlivet Discovery Centre is an exciting new attraction in Tomintoul. The centre which has been fully refurbished will provide visitors with a modern interpretation of our communities natural and cultural heritage and be the first port of call for visitor information and advice. The new centre […]

Community Workshop: The Making of the Tomintoul Coat Replica @ The Discovery Centre, Saturday 14th March, 10 – 4 pm

Join local costumier Lara Bradbeer and her conservation team to find out more about the painstaking process of creating the Tomintoul Coat replica. This community workshop is part of the Tomintoul Coat Replica project which is supported by the National Lottery Heritage Fund.

The workshop will also provide an insight into the coat’s history and give participants a rare chance to […]

Award Nominated Dance Tour Heading to Glenlivet in March

Tomintoul & Glenlivet Development Trust are delighted to welcome Slanjayvah Danza to Glenlivet Hall on Saturday 21st March at 7.30 pm, in partnership with North East Arts Touring (NEAT), to perform their award nominated production 6 Feet, 3 Shoes.

The show is a celebration of friendship across borders told through feisty, percussive flamenco, Scottish and contemporary dance, performed by three dancers […]

Opportunity to Contribute to Scottish Climate Change Discussion

Have your say on climate change!

TGDT have organised three Climate Conversations in our area, with support from the Climate Challenge Fund Development Grant scheme, to explore the issues that matter to our community. We’d like to get a wide range of people from our community to share their views so we’ll be targeting the conversations at different interest groups including: […]

Work Begins on Tomintoul Coat Replica Project

Work has begun on an exciting National Lottery Heritage Fund project to make replica versions of the Tomintoul Coat. A costumier has been commissioned to make a full size replica in addition to two  children’s coats in the same style and has begun work on constructing a pattern.

The coat cannot be displayed permanently due to its relative fragility so a […]

You’re invited to our Christmas Extravaganza!

There’s something for everyone at our Christmas Extravaganza! Join us for a spot of seasonal shopping at our Christmas Mini-Market, then enjoy a magical puppet show re-telling the Classic Grimm brothers fairy tale Hansel & Gretel.

Say hello to Santa’s reindeer – who’ll be taking time out of their busy schedule and paying a flying visit to Tomintoul Square at 5pm. After […]

Hansel & Gretel Puppet Show @ Richmond Memorial Hall, Saturday 14th December, 4pm

Join Goody and Storey and Norwich Puppet Theatre at Richmond Memorial Hall on Saturday 14th December at 4pm as they present a colourful retelling of the classic Grimms’ fairy tale, serving up a feast of delicious music, dynamic scenery and knock-your-socks-off puppetry.

A show to tickle your eyes, your ears, and your tastebuds!

Deep in an enchanted forest, everybody’s looking for something […]