Muir of Ord Hall and Facilities Company Now Recruiting For Administrator

The Muir of Ord Hall and Facilities Company are now recruiting for a part-time administrator to support the running of the Company’s venues and activities — Administrator This post is a fixed term contract of 1 year Salary: £8.45 per hour Hours: 17.5 hours per week— 3.5 hours per day Monday to Friday Main Purpose … Continue reading Muir of Ord Hall and Facilities Company Now Recruiting For Administrator

Muir of Ord Gardening Club open meeting – Tuesday 29th August at 11am, the Muir Hub

Irene MacLeod  is holding a Gardening Club open meeting tomorrow (Tuesday 29 August) at 11am, in the Tarradale room, upstairs in the Hub. This is an open meeting to discuss the raised bed beside the library in the square.  It is looking tired and unloved, and Irene has ideas that will not involve volunteers.  She … Continue reading Muir of Ord Gardening Club open meeting – Tuesday 29th August at 11am, the Muir Hub

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

Highland Council awards the Village Hall £50,000 for its refurbishment project

We are delighted to announce that Highland Council have awarded the Village Hall £50,000 towards its refurbishment project.  We already have an ambitious plan in place for the Hall's long-term sustainability.  It already has Planning Permission and the Building Warrant is in progress.  The original plan encompassed the refurbishment of the hall and toilets, with the … Continue reading Highland Council awards the Village Hall £50,000 for its refurbishment project

Muir of Ord Hall and Facilities Company – Annual General Meeting, Thursday 16th March at 7.30pm, Muir Hub.

This has been a progressive year for our organisation, significantly with the opening of the new Muir Hub, which has helped to transform the heart of the village.  Other projects are at an advanced stage and will become visible over the coming year. We are also delighted to announce a 17% increase in our membership … Continue reading Muir of Ord Hall and Facilities Company – Annual General Meeting, Thursday 16th March at 7.30pm, Muir Hub.

HOME FIRE SAFETY VISIT

Please see the attached Home Fire Safety Visit poster .  This is a referral session for Health, Social and Housing Agencies, Community Support and Voluntary groups. It will be held at Dingwall Fire Station, Caberfeidh Avenue, Dingwall, IV15 9SU on Wednesday 7 March 2017. Session 1:  10.00 - 11.30am Session 2:  1.30 -3.00pm For more … Continue reading HOME FIRE SAFETY VISIT