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Here is our basic Calendar – deadlines, events and happenings around Foyers and the Strath.  Please check these dates as we cannot be responsible for errors or changes.

This page was last updated on 19 August 2019.

We can add your date here – just email strathnews@sfctrust.org.uk   It may take a few days for your event to appear.

Other announcements including weather or road accident alerts may be posted by local people on the Stratherrick and Foyers Community Facebook Page.  Please note that this Facebook page is not operated by the Trust.

https://www.facebook.com/groups/420094451476149/621062494712676/

Single line entries only appear on this page – additional information is most likely available elsewhere on line or on local noticeboards.  

The following links may be useful for information direct from local groups –

Boleskine Community Care

http://www.boleskine-communitycare.org.uk/index.asp?pageid=626997

South Loch Ness Heritage Group  www.southlochnessheritage.co.uk

For the following Stratherrick Public Hall events please make contact as shown –

Stratherrick Dog Training Club – Monday evenings – 01456 486419 (Gill)

Meg’s Mindful Movement Classes – Tuesday mornings – meg.somerville@gmail.com  Facebook ‘Meg’s Mindful Movement’.

Stratherrick and Foyers Wellbeing Club which offers Yoga, singing etc. has a Facebook page.  Classes run at the Stratherrick Public Hall and at Wildside Classroom, Whitebridge. https://www.facebook.com/stratherrickandfoyerswellbeingclub/ 

EVENTS AND DEADLINES

Please note our postal and registered address is as follows

Stratherrick and Foyers Community Trust Ltd., Stratherrick Public Hall, Gorthleck, INVERNESS, IV2 6YP. 

AUGUST 2019 

from Monday 19th August 2019 

There are some minor changes to the Stratherrick and Foyers Bus Services from today.  There is a new small timetable available at Stagecoach’s Desk in Farraline Park Bus Station for services 14, 16 and 17.   If you wish a paper copy of the sheet dated 19 August 2019 sent out to you by mail, please call Steven’s mobile on 07525120966.

20th August 2019 – Deadline for submissions of photographs or articles for the September Issue of the Stratherrick and Foyers NEWS. 

21st August 2019 – Closing Date for Stratherrick and Foyers Community Trust Grant round.  Get your applications in by this date. (The following closing date is 21 October)

27th August 2019 Next meeting of Stratherrick and Foyers Community Council  is on Tuesday 27th August, 2019, 7.30pm Stratherrick Hall, Gorthleck. 

SEPTEMBER 2019

Wed 11 / Thurs 12 September 2019 The Relics of St Therese of Lisieux visit Inverness (St Mary’s) 5pm, Mass 7pm, overnight vigil, depart Thursday after 12noon Angelus via Great Glen. 

17-24 September 2019 Roman Catholic Church Pilgrimage 2019. Fort William Deanery is organising a pilgrimage to Pontevedra, Santiago de Compostela, Fatima and Lisbon.

21 September 2019 Worldwide Spin in Public Day! Spinning Demonstrations take to the road.  The Spin and Chatter group are out and about today – Loch Ness Shores from 10 to 12, then Foyers Stores / Waterfall Cafe from 12 to 2, then on to Camerons’ Tearoom from 2 to 4pm and ending up at the Stratherrick Public Hall from 3 to 5pm.   (other events worldwide include Zurich Railway Station, Ciao Bella Cafe, Clevedon, Auckland and Detroit (River Bend Park.)

Saturday 28 September 2019 – Strathnairn Vintage Rally at Daviot. Tractors and working machinery. http://www.daviotvintage.co.uk/ 

Sunday 29 September 2019 – Harvest Festival at St Paul’s Episcopal Church  Croachy. 

OCTOBER 2019

5th – 13th October 2019 Catholic Parish Pilgrimage to Medjugorje.  This is in Bosnia and Hertzogovnia near Mostar and the Croatian border.  Travel is by air.  Contact Didi or Father Andrew. 

Sunday 6th October 2019  Loch Ness Marathon   http://www.lochnessmarathon.com/

Saturday 19th October ‘Nae Plans’ Scottish Folk Duo Adam Sutherland and Hamish Napier play Stratherrick Public Hall 7pm.  

NOVEMBER 2019 ……………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………..

Stratherrick & Foyers Community Council Meeting Dates 2019

The Community Council usually meets on the last Tuesday evening of the month. All are welcome to attend.  The current Chair of the Community Council is Mrs Paula Page, Glenliath. 
http://stratherrick.net/agenda/

Stratherrick and Foyers Community Council

Next Meetings – All commence at 7.30pm

Stratherrick Hall, Gorthleck, 27th August 2019

Foyers Primary School, 24th September 2019

Stratherrick Hall, Gorthleck, 29th October 2019

Foyers Primary School, 26th November 2019

Craigdarroch Inn, Foyers, 17th December 2019