Posts from August 2018

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Arts and Crafts at KC

by Catherine Harvey

Recently, the KC Gang have been busy creating a whole range of arts and crafts items – partly for fun, but also to help with ongoing fundraising efforts. We’ve tried our hand at pompoms, a wide variety of greetings card designs, soap holders, fridge magnets, and most recently we’ve created a range of mugs based […]

Auction of Promises

by Catherine Harvey

On the 27th of April, we held our second Auction of Promises in Kyleakin village hall. We were very fortunate to be so well supported by dozens of very kind local businesses and individuals who donated promises and items to us, as well as the generous individuals who bid on the night. In the end, […]

Visit to Kyle Fire Station

by Catherine Harvey

At the beginning of April, we went back to Kyle, this time to visit the Fire Station. Donnie and Calum were ready to tell us all about their work as firemen – they gave us some important tips about fire safety at home, too. We had fun looking at the fire engines and even getting […]

Visit to Kyle RNLI

by Catherine Harvey

At the end of March, we hopped over the bridge to Kyle, to visit the RNLI lifeboat station. The RNLI volunteer crew members did a great job of explaining how the station runs, and what all the different pieces of equipment are for. We all enjoyed our tour, and we say a big thank you […]

ACE Target Sports

by Catherine Harvey

At the beginning of March, we were lucky enough to spend a really fun morning with Matt from ACE Target Sports (based near Portree), learning how to use air rifles to shoot at targets in Kyleakin village hall. Matt was really good at explaining how to use the air rifles safely, and how to look […]

People First Highland – 20th Anniversary Party in Inverness

by Catherine Harvey

At the end of November, the KC Gang travelled to Inverness to help People First Highland to celebrate their 20th anniversary, with a party at Jury’s Inn. What a brilliant night – thank you, People First Highland! We had delicious food, and everybody enjoyed the music and dancing, as well as the excuse to do […]