Tomintoul & Glenlivet

TGDT AGM 2018

41 TGDT members, stakeholders, staff and guests joined us on a wet and windy Wednesday night at Glenlivet Hall to share the successes and challenges faced by your local development trust over the last year. The meeting heard from Doug Nisbet Chair of TGDT on strategic and governance progress while Development Manager Oliver Giles reviewed the trusts impact on people […]

Office Move

Our six year co – location with the Crown Estate ended this week, the Glenlivet Ranger team is expanding with a new Forester and student starting recently. This was the catalyst for the trust deciding that it was time to find new accommodation. Fortunately the closure for the winter season of Tomintoul & Glenlivet Discovery Centre provides the perfect opportunity […]

Scottish Land Commission Public Meeting: Wednesday 28th November, 7pm

 

 

Tomintoul & Glenlivet Development Trust are pleased to welcome the Scottish Land Commission to Glenlivet Hall on Wednesday 28th November at 7pm. Come along and find out more about the work of the Commission and meet the Commissioners.

It will also be an opportunity to find out about their current programme of work which includes land for housing and development, modernising land […]

End of season lunch

Thanks to all the staff and volunteers who came along to our end of season lunch. It’s been another amazing season here at TGDT with the new Tomintoul & Glenlivet Discovery Centre proving popular with visitors and The Smugglers Hostel going from strength to strength. Staff and volunteers have also been busy delivering elements of the Tomintoul & Glenlivet Landscape Partnership so it was absolutely right […]

Wild in the Park Programme Announced

Take a look at the exciting programme of activities on offer as part of our Wild in the Park event at Glenlivet Hall this October holiday. The event is free and open to all.

As well as fun activities and interesting speakers there will be lots of lovely crafts on offer from local crafters, a great range of wildlife books, and refreshments available from our WILD café. […]

Smugglers Hostel retains 4* Visit Scotland rating

 

Our community owned, community run hostel got an end of season boost this week when Visit Scotland revealed the hostel retains it’s 4* rating. The assessment that was carried out anonymously highlighted the improvements to the heating, customer communications, and the high level of customer service provided by the warden as areas we’d excelled in this season. Thanks to everyone […]

Open Afternoon

Drop in to Tomintoul & Glenlivet Development Trust’s Open Afternoon at the Discovery Centre on Wednesday 26th September. Pop in any time between 4 and 7 pm for a cuppa and a chat, meet the team and speak to our Directors. Get an update on the work of the Trust and progress made to date on the Community Plan.  Find […]

We’re recruiting – Discovery Centre Assistant

 

DC Assistant job advert August 2018

Due to a staff member returning to University we have a vacancy for a Discovery Centre Assistant for the remainder of the season (28th October 2018). No experience is necessary to apply for the position of Discovery Centre Assistant but retail and customer service skills and a willingness to work weekends would be an advantage.

The […]