Keep up to date with the Isle of Gigha Heritage Trust (IGHT).
Since the community buy-out of 2002, IGHT has successfully managed and developed the Isle of Gigha.
The main activities of IGHT include:
·ownership of the majority of the island built and land including housing stock, four working farms, Gigha Hotel, Boathouse Restaurant, Gigha Post Office and Shop
·managing moorings and pontoons, airstrip, 5 self-catering accommodation units and Achamore Gardens
·managing and maintaining 4 wind turbines
Since the buy-out in 2002, IGHT has:
·renovated 28 houses as part of an ongoing investment programme
·sold 14 plots for private development
·developed 4 wind turbines which help fund IGHT development and regeneration on Gigha
·installed moorings and pontoon facilities
·successfully marketed its self-catering accommodation, activity centre, airstrip and Achamore Gardens
By the 20th anniversary of ownership 2022 IGHT have the following ambitions:
·creation of an official campsite and motorhome site at Ardminish
·creation of an assisted living complex to support our elderly residents staying on Gigha and providing a better quality of life for them
·improved access to the island’s path networks for visitors and residents
·finding a sustainable future for Achamore Gardens
IGHT currently has 4 full-time paid employees and 3 part-time paid employees. IGHT also has 8 voluntary Directors who are appointed on behalf of the island residents to make decisions on behalf of approximately 100 Members.
Should you have any IGHT related news you wish to share, please email firstname.lastname@example.org
Craft Workshop 1, Isle of Gigha, PA41 7AA
Telephone 01583 505390
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