News & Events

WW1 ‘Service, spirit and sacrifice’ – Communities commemorate

On April the 11th, communities from in and around the National Park came together for the 'WW1 Commemorative Showcase'; a collaborative Park-wide Heritage presentation of community service, spirit and sacrifice. The joint showcase which is part of an ongoing project, has been an opportunity for a wide range of community… Read more »

Directors Diary ‘Scottish Rural Parliament – A Personal Reflection’

Short Film! Scottish Rural Parliament 2014  On the 6th to 8th November, Oban was the venue to host the very first 'Scottish Rural Parliament'. Kate Sankey, volunteer Director and Vice Chair for the Community Partnership attended the event and tells us more about this exciting opportunity for rural communities in Scotland to share their… Read more »

One Stop Shop Event

One Stop Shop Event
On the 21st May the Skills Partnership celebrated Scottish Apprenticeship Week with a great afternoon sharing future apprenticeship and skills development opportunities with project partners, support agencies and employers. Whether you are a young person or local business in the National Park and you want to find out more, please… Read more »

Community Action Planning

In 2011, the Community Partnership began a new round of community action planning (CAP) with Park communities. Community Action Plans (CAP) are documents which identify the goals and aspirations of a community and outline how they are going to achieve them. These documents are unique in that they are created… Read more »