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Staffin affordable housing development crowdfunding campaign goes live
6 Sep 2019
Staffin affordable housing development crowdfunding campaign goes live
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Young Staffin stockman’s debut success at Skye Agri Show
5 Aug 2019
Young Staffin stockman’s debut success at Skye Agri Show
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Matheson duo reign supreme at return of Staffin’s Angling Competition
31 Jul 2019
Matheson duo reign supreme at return of Staffin’s Angling Competition
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More than £27,000 raised after decade of Staffin Sheepdog Trials
25 Jul 2019
More than £27,000 raised after decade of Staffin Sheepdog Trials
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Scottish internationalist at Staffin Sheepdog Trials next week
8 Jul 2019
Scottish internationalist at Staffin Sheepdog Trials next week
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Glowing newspaper review for Columba  1400’s food
5 Jul 2019
Glowing newspaper review for Columba 1400’s food
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New Staffin summer newsletter: out now
2 Jul 2019
New Staffin summer newsletter: out now
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The Nisich are coming… Staffin to welcome history society stalwarts
10 May 2019
The Nisich are coming… Staffin to welcome history society stalwarts
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Businesses in Staffin spring into new season
18 Apr 2019
Businesses in Staffin spring into new season
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Safety barrier to be installed at Lealt gorge parking area
5 Apr 2019
Safety barrier to be installed at Lealt gorge parking area
WORK on installing a new safety feature on the road leading to the new Lealt platform car park will be carried out next week.
Staffin Community Trust (SCT) closed the access road to the new car park in Lealt in February after freezing temperatures and icy surfaces prompted safety concerns.
The height barrier was lowered to to stop vehicles attempting to drive up the track, skid on the frozen surface, and potentially go through the stock fence. ...
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Historic Flodigarry route restored by contractors in Skye Ecomuseum project
29 Mar 2019
Historic Flodigarry route restored by contractors in Skye Ecomuseum project
MAJOR restoration work on a historic and popular route in Staffin has been completed.
The upgrade of the badly eroded Flodigarry to Quiraing footpath, by Loch Langaig, was carried out by a team of path contractors from the Isle of Arran.
It was originally an old cart track used by crofters to collect their peats and is still used to gather sheep from the hill grazings. However, the path surface had badly deteriorated in recent years through blocked ditches, ...
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Glasphein B&B is 16th Staffin business to join SCT biz listings
25 Feb 2019
Glasphein B&B is 16th Staffin business to join SCT biz listings
A STAFFIN B&B is the 16th local business to join Staffin Community Trust’s online directory.
Cruachan, in Glasphein, which is run by Wilma Toner, is open all year around and offers great accommodation and tremendous views across Staffin Bay. Read more, here: https://staffin-trust.co.uk/accommodation-3
Cruachan B&B, Glasphein.
The SCT want to help promote all the businesses in the community and boost the local economy by promoting them online via its popular website and social media.
For an annual £20 ...
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Bus drivers carry out repairs to Staffin Slip path
20 Feb 2019
Bus drivers carry out repairs to Staffin Slip path
A GROUP of determined coach drivers and office workers have completed badly-needed repairs on a 19th century lifeline route in north Skye.
For the fourth time in under two years, staff from Rabbie’s Trail Burners have teamed up with Staffin Community Trust (SCT) up to carry out significant repairs to key local footpaths. 
Eight volunteers from the company spent two days at the path to Staffin Slipway digging out new and improved drainage and resurfacing after water and thick ...
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Sub-zero road conditions prompt safety measure at Lealt car park
1 Feb 2019
Sub-zero road conditions prompt safety measure at Lealt car park
FREEZING temperatures and ice has prompted the access road to a new car park in Staffin to be temporarily closed.
Staffin Community Trust (SCT) has lowered the height barrier at the foot of the road to its new upper car park at Lealt Gorge. The safety measure was implemented in order to stop vehicles attempting to drive up the track and potentially skid on the frozen surface.
The lowered height barrier at Lealt.
SCT apologies for any inconvenience. The existing ...
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Staffin crofter’s alarm at roaming dogs near livestock
30 Jan 2019
Staffin crofter’s alarm at roaming dogs near livestock
DOG owners are being reminded of their responsibilities when walking near livestock in Staffin.
There have been recent worrying incidents in the Brogaig area which has seen terrified sheep end up in ditches after dogs have been let off their leads to roam.
A worried local crofter highlighted his concerns to the Staffin Community Trust after recently speaking to two different dog owners asking them to keep their pets on leads when walking in the Brogaig common grazing area ...
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