Sadness from the Passing of Martin Hayes

The Gallan Head Community Trust is deeply saddened to announce the death, on Monday, of our co-founder and original driving force, Martin Hayes.  Martin was larger than life, and brightened every room he walked in to with his warm smile and jovial, positive presence. ...

March Update from Gallan Head

In March 2017, Gallan Head Community Trust sent four delegates to the Community Energy Scotland conference and AGM at the West Harris Trust’s wonderful new community enterprise centre, Talla na Mara.  Our new chairperson William Mansfield Townsend, who was elected...

Press Release: One Year of Community Land Ownership

The Gallan Head Community Trust, the Outer Hebridean charity that bought the most northwesterly headland in the UK last year from the Ministry of Defence, is holding a ceilidh and torchlit procession to celebrate its first year as a community land owner. On the 29th...

29th January 2016 Media Release

29th January 2016 Community Buyout completes: environmental project starts to create local jobs and reverse decline Remote community unlocks “the Seven Wonders of a Secret Land” CETUS programme stays on track. Residents of Aird Uig at the most north-westerly point of...