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Holiday office hours

The Trust office will be closed for the Christmas break from the end of the working day, Friday 20th December, reopening Monday 6th January 2014. Westray Development Trust board and staff would like to take this opportunity to wish you all a very merry Christmas and a happy and prosperous New Year.


The Board of the Trust would like to take this opportunity to thank Corinne for her hard work and support over her years working for the Trust as both Waste project manager and Community Development Officer, and to wish her all the best for the future.

Website upgrades

You may have noticed that our website looks a little different following recent upgrades.  This should make it easier to keep you up to date with all the latest news from theTrust, and also allow you to find older information through “tags” and “categories” searching.   It has also been developed as a “responsive website” which means that smartphone […]

3 years of the CDO

The HIE funding that has contributed to staff wages for 3 years comes to an end in September 2013, and all the CDOs have been asked what they consider their top achievements are.   The list from Corinne includes: –          At least £69,500 additional grant funding brought into Westray through applications written by the CDO for […]

Tiree visit

As part of her study (UHI Sustainable Rural Development), Corinne Curtis,  Community Development Officer for Westray, visited Tiree and spent some time with Tiree Community Development Trust, and other organisations, investigating how they worked to achieve their community goals, and how their community development officers assisted in that.  It was a very interesting visit and […]