Stocking Fillers for Christmas

Stuck for a present this Christmas – need to pop something in someones stocking? Well look no further ….. The TCT is very happy to be offering  An Old Trossachs School Mug  @ £5 per mug An Old Trossachs School Mug complete with all the ingredients for a luxury hot chocolate (hot chocolate, marshmallows and chocolate drops)Continue reading “Stocking Fillers for Christmas”

Achray West – National Park Parking and Traffic Mitigation

The Community Trust, along with other local organisations such as the Community Council and Steamship Trust have been meeting over the summer at the instigation of the National Park. There is a requirement to define a long-term Masterplan for the Trossachs area, however a short-term (early 2022) possibility for funding has been identified by theContinue reading “Achray West – National Park Parking and Traffic Mitigation”

2 days to go: natural neighbours (4)

Our story would not be complete without an appearance from the “Monarch of the Glen” so here he is:  The primeval roar of the stags echoes down the glen and over the village and the school in October and is a right of passage when people move to the Trossachs , unless they decide toContinue reading “2 days to go: natural neighbours (4)”

3 days left & Home for history (2)

Only three days left to run on the crowd fund campaign – so that is still time for you to support the Trust as we repurpose the Old Trossachs School into a community led visitor centre amongst other things this will create local employment, provide toilet facilities for the many tourists who visit and celebrateContinue reading “3 days left & Home for history (2)”

Why (4) – Heritage

Yesterday we caught up with the team who are researching material for our heritage centre about Education in the Trossachs “old style” Ordnance Survey, 1st edition, 1859-64. © CC BY 4.0 (NLS) Our plans for the Old School include a heritage centre with audio-visual displays describing some of the rich history and culture of the area. Naturally,Continue reading “Why (4) – Heritage”

Don’t forget – 6 days left

There are 6 days left go our crowdfunding campaign to run so it is time to remind you of one of our super rewards that you can still take book: The Trossachs is  a gem of a place for family cycling – miles and miles of off road tracks including the Sustrans Lochs and Glens (NCN7) Way. SafeContinue reading “Don’t forget – 6 days left”