Assynt Crofters' Trust
Assynt Crofters' Trust

Celebration of a life - Allan MacRae

Allan was a driving force behind the creation of the Assynt Crofters' Trust and today is a fitting tribute to a man for whom crofting was his life. 

Wednesday 4th July

10am

 

 

 

 

Scottish Crofting Federation Debate – Allan MacRae Memorial Debate with Peter Peacock (formerly of Community Land Scotland) and Dr Iain MacKinnon (Coventry University, originally from Skye): “Land Reform measures in Scotland to date have done little to further their primary objective of greater social justice." The debate will conclude with an informal discussion around the issues raised.

   

12.30pm

 

2pm

Lunch for all participants and guests at debate and book launch

Book Launch. The Assynt Crofter, Allan MacRae, A Life published by Acair Speakers including - David Ross (formerly of the Herald) and Judith Napier (author) Free entry and refreshments provided

3.30pm

Photographic competition Prize-giving, exhibition of entries.

Prizes awarded by Robin Gillanders

The bar and marquee will remain open following the prize-giving

We  welcome any kind of support. If you would like to help, please contact us!

Contact

Assynt Crofters' Trust

North Assynt Estate
Stoer
Lairg
IV27 4JE

Tel: 01571 855298

E-mail: admin@assyntcrofters.co.uk

 

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