new partnership between Cothrom Ltd and Lews Castle College UHI has
reaped rewards with 11 students achieving an SVQ in Horticulture at
training was part of the Climate Challenge funded Local Food for
Local People project which encourages the growing of more local
produce on the island of Uist . This was certainly achieved by the
11 students taking part, through their hard work cultivating their
own gardens and allotments, “Falachan Cothrom” the community garden
in Daliburgh and Tagsa Uibhist Horticultural Project.
above are left to right: Olivia MacLellan (Tutor), Linda Johnson,
Roddy Bowie, Martyn Jamieson, Theresa MacLellan, Hanna Ekl öf, Sue
MacDonald (Tutor), Robert MacIntyre. Missing from the picture
are Marion Matheson, Julie Lewis, Charlotte Hughes and Eleanor Muir
next cohort of students will be joining next week to study the SVQ
in Horticulture at Level 2.