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Update -

Fibre to the Premises Broadband Project
Update 2 : March 2018


The previous update reported that
·         The FTTP project was approved by LCT in December 2017.
·         Contracts were signed with BT OpenReach in January 2018.
·         Planning work by BT OpenReach and HIE is underway working towards a target completion date of end 2018


What’s happening now


BT has told us they will start the build of the fibre infrastructure in the next few weeks. Work will begin at Aultguish and continue through to Little Garve.

We will shortly introduce you to the members of the BT OpenReach team who will be doing the work. You will get to meet them as the infrastructure is built in our area.   

We will let you know when we have more details on timing for this leg, and for the Corriemoillie to Achnasheen leg.   

Getting fibre to your property

At this early stage in the roll-out of the project, we want you to understand how fibre cable will get to your property.

There is a three-stage process.

Stage …

Vacancy -

The Garve and District Development Company
Part-time Secretary

Employment:Part-time, Self-employed Hours:Equivalent to 2 days per month Rate: £15-£20 per hour gross, depending on experience, plus travelling expenses Term:12 months Location: Home-based apart from attendance at monthly board meetings at the Development Companyoffice at Garve Closing date: 2nd March 2018
The Garve and District Development Company is looking for a part time secretary to manage the company office. 
The successful candidate will have previous professional administrative or commercial work experience in office management. They will be expected to work on their own initiative in the absence of close management with an ability to organise and manage a company office. The job description / person specification and application form for this position, as well as general information about The Garve and District Development Company and the Lochluichart Community Trust, its main funding body, are available here.
This is a pro …

Vacancy -

The Garve and District Development Company
Part-time Community Engagement and Development Officer

Employment:Part time, Self-employed
Hours:Equivalent to 3 days per week
Salary:Up to £25,000 pa gross pro rata
Term: 12 months
Location: Largely home-based with some working in the Garve and District Community
Closing date:  23rd March 2018


The Garve and District Development Company is looking for a self motivated and enthusiastic Community Engagement and Development Officer to develop a community development plan with and for the community, and to lead the implementation of a small number of high priority projects.
The successful candidate will have experience of working with individuals, groups and businesses in the community to establish their needs, and to produce and agree with them a long term prioritised development plan to meet these needs; of engaging with all parts of the community including the harder-to-reach individuals; of managing projects from inception through to completion; of u…