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Gaelic Proverb
Is beo duine air bheagan, ach cha bheo
e gun dad idir

One can live on little,
but not on nothing.
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Latest News and press releases
June 2015

The following books are now available for sale:

Bardachd Scalpaigh - written by Morag Nicleoid £15 (includes cd)
Bardachd na Hearadh - written by Magaidh Nic A Ghobhainn £12
Bard Chliuthair - A Bheatha agus A Bhardachd - written by Lachlainn Macamhlaidh £10
Taghadh de Bhardachd Scalpaigh - £5 (CD of songs in the Scalpay book)

To order please contact Linda Armstrong on 01859 550318 or email lindahdl1@gmail.com. Postage and packaging £3.00.
If ordering more than one book please contact for postage.

Handmade Harris Craft Market

Dates for 2015
Tarbert Community CentreLeverburgh Community Centre
Friday 5th JuneFriday 19th June
Thursday 11th JuneTuesday 21st July
Friday 26th JuneThursday 20th August
Saturday 18th July 
Saturday 31st July 
Saturday 8th August 
Thursday 27th August 
Thursday 3rd September 
Saturday 26th September 

September 2013

Proposed Wind turbine in Manish, Bays of Harris.
A meeting (regarding proposed wind turbine - Manish) of the Bays of Harris Association took place on Monday 2nd September.

Notes from meeting can be seen by clicking here

Presentation notes can be seen by clicking here

May 2013

The HDL guided walks programme is on again this year.
The Weaver training (detailed below) is complete.
The new Harris Tweed exhibition at Drinishader is now open.
2013 AGM details now available - Information, Agenda and previous minutes for this years AGM..

April 2013

April newsletter available to view - Information on current and future projects..

February 2012

2012 AGM details now available - Information, Agenda and previous minutes for this years AGM..

September 2011

New job details released - Finance and Admin Assistant job. Details and application forms now available here..

July 2011

Archaeology in Action at Northton - Harris primary schools recently visited the archaeological sitesat Rubh’ an Teampaill, Northton to learn about an Iron Age broch and other structures currently being unearthed by archaeologists..

June 2011

Archaeology in Action at Northton - Local community members and visitors are invited to come to watch and learn from archaeologists this summer as they unearth the story of the many archaeological riches at Northton in Harris..

Weaver Training Courses in Harris - Twelve new weavers will shortly be trained and equipped with machinery in Harris..

March 2011

Harris Landscape Partnership Gets Underway - Since the recent approval of £158,000 from LEADER Innse Gall, it’s been all systems go for Harris Development Limited..

New Woodland and Walk by Tarbert - If you’ve been in Tarbert recently you may have noticed a great deal of activity on the hill behind Sir E Scott Secondary School..

February 2011

2 New Jobs with Harris Development Limited - New job opportunities now available in Harris. Click link for full job descriptions, published adverts and job application forms..

Isle of Harris Landscape Partnership Implementation Plan - The Isle of Harris Landscape Partnership Scheme involves a suite of projects which will help to safeguard aspects of the local heritage which are currently in danger of being lost and which aim to spread knowledge and appreciation of the special qualities of Harris’ culture, history, archaeology and natural heritage to a much wider audience...

August 2010

Weaver Training - news on an SVQ in Manufacturing Textiles..
The weather in Harris is warmer than you think, particularly in the winter.

Click here for weather

Scottish Natural Heritage

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