Making the Muir of Ord Stand Out – Tesco Bags of Help update

Having gone all quiet after our delight at being awarded £10,000 from Tesco Bags of Help (www.tesco.com/bagsofhelp), the work we’ve been doing in the background is finally about to be seen.  We ordered a bench, planters and signs from Ogilvie’s in Kilmarnock.  These items were made to order and complement the existing planters and benches … Continue reading Making the Muir of Ord Stand Out – Tesco Bags of Help update

Changes in staff, booking and invoicing arrangements at the Hub and Hall

Our organisation has gone through some changes recently. Now that people are settling into new routines and responsibilities, it is a good time to update our community. Joanne Cameron's contract as hall booking administrator ended, as planned with the opening of the Muir Hub.  Joanne will continue to work with us on a temporary basis to provide … Continue reading Changes in staff, booking and invoicing arrangements at the Hub and Hall

Report on meeting with managers and users of community buildings and local police officers

Managers and users of community buildings met with local police officers on Thursday 23rd March 2017, to discuss disruptive behaviour and vandalism in the village, and try to find solutions together. The meeting was well-attended, demonstrating the level of concern, and was useful in finding out others’ experiences of dealing with issues. Village Hall Evening … Continue reading Report on meeting with managers and users of community buildings and local police officers

Successful applicants at first Participatory Budget event for Dingwall and Seaforth

The first Participatory Budget event for Dingwall and Seaforth was held on Saturday 11 March 2017 at Dingwall Academy.  Each applicant took to the floor to do a two-minute pitch for their organisation's idea.  Ballot papers were issued on arrival to all applicants and attendees with instructions on how to vote.  The successful applicants were those who … Continue reading Successful applicants at first Participatory Budget event for Dingwall and Seaforth