Recent newsletters received

25 March 2024

Groups  from which we have recently received newsletters include

Forres Friends of Woods and Fields
5 March
. . Last weekend we had a fascinating wander with Heather revealing the wondrous world of lichens ... it's a science fiction world in miniature. I'm going to carry my hand lens around more often now. Thanks Heather! And we welcomed our MSP Ariane Burgess to plant an aspen at the woodland edge.

Springing forward ... Mick
On behalf of Forres Friends of Woods and Fields.

More news and pictures

GALE - Gairloch and Loch Ewe Action Forum
4 March
GALE's latest email consisted of links to recent posts in their blog series, from which we have selected

- Housing needs survey
conducted by the Communities Housing Trust
Overview           (ignore the 'go directly to the survey' link)
Survey report    (PDF)

- Litter Busters
GAP Litter Busters and Keep Scotland Beautiful

- Badachro Distillery  story and tours
The Art of Distilling at Badachro

- Exhibition at Pool House  Poolewe
Mary Queen of Scots












We are part of the rapidly expanding worldwide Transition Towns movement. The Black Isle is a peninsula of about 100 sq miles ENE of Inverness in Scotland, UK.