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 Rousay Egilsay and Wyre

Development Trust

Thank you for visiting the Rousay Egilsay and Wyre Development Trust 

The Trust exists to support the community in progressing development projects for the future sustainability of our three island group.

The Trust belongs to the members and the directors on the board are simply members who volunteer time and effort to progress the projects that have been chosen and prioritised by the community.

To view the full version of the Development Plan 2011 click here

The Memorandum and Articles of Association are currently being reviewed.  A copy of the Memorandum and Articles of Association can be obtained from the Company Secretary.

To view our latest version of the Business Plan click here

The Trust has already secured funding and provided  part time jobs for local residents and more are in the pipeline.

Projects underway or completed include

Community Review of the Development Plan

Regeneration through Renewables - Community Owned Wind Turbine

Community Hall Renewable Heat Programme

Reducing fuel poverty

Community garden

Rousay Lap - Annual evant

Community Broadband

Improved recycling facilties

Community transport

We're adding information to our site all the time so come back and visit soon. 

For the Latest Business Gateway Funding Opportunities including Tourism and Energy Saving Trust follow this link  http://news.bgateway.com/?p=288http://news.bgateway.com/?p=288 

Voluntary Action Orkney are running PVG training on 13th February 2014 2 to 5 p.m. at their offices in Kirkwall.
The aims and objections of the training are: -
To understand the basic principles of the PVG scheme. To understand what is and what is not regulated work. To understand the process involved in joining CRBS and to understand the PVG application process. 
A fee of a maximum of £20.00 per delegate will apply. If you are interested in this please contact VAO directly on Tel: 01856 872897 or via email to fraser.devine@vaorkney.org.uk

Our constitution states that the Trust will not undertake any project that is perceived as having potential to compete with or impact on any commercial business on the islands of Rousay, Egilsay & Wyre.


CONTACT US BY EMAIL  info@rewdt.org



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