Links

Local Organisations:

Co-Chomunn na Pairc – RavenspointSituated on the shore of Loch Erisort, the community-owned Ravenspoint Centre runs a hostel, café, shop and a range of exhibitions profiling local culture, history and arts. It also has a 24 hour petrol pump.  

Comunn Eachdraidh na PaircThe Pairc Historical Society safeguard and update information about the history and culture of South Lochs. They publish booklets on each of the villages, maintain an accredited museum at Ravenspoint, and organise annual visits to sites of historic interest. The society also manages the Angus Macleod Archive at Ravenspoint.

        

Aline Community Woodland: Aline Woodland is located in Lochs, straddling the A859 approximately 20 miles south of Stornoway covering an area of approximately 636ha.

http://alinewoodland.org

Muaitheabhal Community Wind Farm Trust: Muaitheabhal Community Wind Farm Trust was formally launched in April 2013 to distribute the ‘community benefit fund’ available from the Beinn Mhòr Wind Farm. Priority areas which will benefit from the fund are Pairc, Kinloch, and the villages along Loch Seaforth in North Harris.

http://muaitheabhal.org.uk

The Islands Book Trust: The Book Trust aims to further understanding of the history of Scottish islands in their wider Celtic and Nordic contexts through talks, visits, conferences, publications, research and education.

http://www.theislandsbooktrust.com

Pairc Primary School                                                   http://www.cne-siar.gov.uk/paircschool

Pairc Community Council    (Facebook)              

Creag Mhòr – Pairc Community Hub    (Facebook)                       

Community Land Ownership Organisations:

Community Land Scotland                                      http://www.communitylandscotland.org.uk

Stornoway Trust                                                        http://www.stornowaytrust.org.uk

North Harris Trust                                                http://www.north-harris.org

West Harris Trust                                                  http://www.westharristrust.org

Galson Estate Trust                                               http://www.galsontrust.com

Storas Uibhist                                                        http://www.storasuibhist.com

Knoydart Foundation                                            http://www.knoydart-foundation.com

Isle of Eigg Community Trust                              http://www.isleofeigg.net

Assynt Foundation                                                http://www.assyntfoundation.org

Sleat Community Trust                                         http://www.sleat.org.uk

Carloway Estate Trust              (Facebook)   

Barvas Estate Trust                                               http://www.urras-bharabhais.org

Keose Glebe Community         (Facebook)   

There are a number of other local groups. We have only included those with a website or facebook page.