The Mull of Galloway Trust and the South Rhins Community Development Trust (SRCDT)
The Mull of Galloway Trust was formed in 2012 to work alongside the South Rhins Community Development Trust (SRCDT) with the objective of acquiring and preserving the Mull of Galloway at Scotland’s most southerly point. The Mull of Galloway is a Site of Special Scientific interest (SSSI) and an area of national and local importance for the local community and holidaymakers and visitors to the area.
The Mull of Galloway Trust is a Scottish Charitable Incorporated Organisation (SCIO), Charity number:SC043557. The Trust owns and operates the three former Lighthouse Keepers’ Holiday Cottages, RSPB Visitor Centre, 30 acres of heathland and the Foghorn.
Funding for the Mull of Galloway Trust has come from the Scottish Land Fund.
The Mull of Galloway Trust was shortlisted for the Nature of Scotland Awards 2016. We are shortlisted for the ‘Community Initiative’ and ‘Nature Tourism’ Awards. The award ceremony took place on November 24th at Prestonfield House Hotel in Edinburgh and was presented by Chris Packham, TV wildlife presenter. The Mull of Galloway Trust received a high commendation in the Nature Tourism Category.
South Rhins Community Development Trust (SRCDT) is a Scottish Charitable Trust (SC028349), formed in November 1998 following various committee meetings in the Kirkmaiden and Stoneykirk communities. The objectives of the Trust include the development of tourism, which builds on the environment, heritage, culture and the location. The SRCDT promote, establish and operate/support other schemes and projects of a charitable nature for the benefit of the South Rhins community.
Mull of Galloway Trust Annual General Meeting 2018
Tuesday 26 June 2018 – 7pm – Church Hall, Drummore
- Minutes of the Annual General Meeting of June 2017
- Chairperson’s Report
- Treasurer’s Report & Accounts for the year ended 31 March 2018
- Health & Safety Report + Fire
- RSPB Report
- Marketing Report
- Election of Directors
- Any Other business
In accordance with Section 42.2 of the Articles of Association, two Directors are retiring
and both are immediately eligible for re-election.
The Board is seeking nominations from members of the Trust for a further two Directors. These nominations should be in writing by not fewer than any two ordinary members delivered to the registered office (Maureen Chand, Chairperson, Mull of Galloway, Drummore DG9 9HP) not less than 7 days prior to the date of the AGM ie 5pm on Tuesday 19 June 2017.
Members and Directors must be residents of Kirkmaiden Parish.
All welcome to attend.