Assynt Development Trust have set up a volunteer-staffed tourism hub in the foyer of the Lochinver Mission building (as featured in a recent edition of An Là on BBC Alba). Ewen McLachlan, our new Development Officer, job-sharing the post along with Adam Pellant, has organised local volunteer staff for the tourism hub, which has been set … Continue reading Volunteer staff for new community-run tourist information hub
On 22nd of March ACA/ADT invited tourism providers to discuss issues of Tourisim in Assynt. The Chair, Willie Jack, presented a summary of a Tourism Hub Business Plan that is being reviewed by Visit Scotland for funding. The draft business plan was well recieved and is available for download at Assynt Tourism Hub Business Plan … Continue reading Tourism Consultation Launches Tourism Hub Business Plan
Following the serving of a notice to quit from the Visitor Centre Building in Lochinver, Highland Council has negotiated for the office of the Assynt Countryside Ranger to be based in the Mission Building. Ranger Andy Summers moved in on the 17th of April 2017, and is settled upstairs beside the Community Archive Room!
On Wed 12th April 2017 Jamie & Gail, Philip, Greg, Julian, Mel, Helen, Lesley, Martin, Neil, Mary, Nigel and Willie had a long day from 9:00am to 5:00pm moving the community owned displays from the Visitor Centre Building. Thanks to the accommodation of the Highland Council and Angela from the Primary School, these stout volunteers … Continue reading Visitor Centre Contents Move Out
Following a notice to quite from the Visitor Center Building, Visit Scotland moved their Lochinver Tourist Infomation into the Lobby of the Mission Building on Monday 3rd April 2017! Welcome to Visit Scotland!