A Tenant Has Been Chosen!
Progress on the Toilets and Retail Unit
The Last Piece of the Jigsaw
Completion of the New Pontoons
The New Pontoons 14.6.16
Completion of the Slipway!
Getting Ready for Summer 2015
A Photo from Elgol and Torrin Historical Society
We Got Funds!!!
Carbost Pier Ltd has been granted £170,200 from the Coastal Communities Fund!! This will be used for the completion of the road and to construct the new slipway!
Getting Ready for Summer 2014
Progress so far...
Over the Winter 4.3.14
Appologies for the lack of posts but, over the winter everyone has been busy preparing for the storms that we experienced over christmas, which proved horrendous! As you will see...
Furniture Offered! 18.8.13
As a charity and community project we have recently been gifted a quantity of furniture from the board room and managers office of the Talisker Whiskey Distillery on the Isle of Skye!
Would you be interested in making us an offer for any of the pieces?
I have attached a few photographs that show the chairs and crank operated table from the board room.
If anything is of interest to you please contact us as soon as possible for more pictures.
Big John's Fishing Competition.
A lovely day for a fishing competition... it really should be a regular event. Watching first timers take fish of the hook was brilliant!
New Signs and Banners.
Progress Through May 2013...
Take a look at our photos of the progress that has been made throughout May...We have new photos of the pontoon being fixed in place ready for a visit from the Hebridean Princess, new solar marker lights have gone up at the end of the pontoon, there has been a thistle epidemic and we have once again had the help of the wonderful guys at Marine Harvest! All in all, a very busy month!
New Additional Features
Work Has Commenced on the Toilets and Retail Unit!
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10.6.16 A Day We'd Like to Forget
Drains and Ditches
Great News!! 24.6.15
A Fresh Start 5.2.15
Placing and re-cladding the pontoon walkway.
CPL Meeting Tonight! 6.8.13
There is a meeting tonight at the Minginish Hall at 7:30pm. If anyone would like to call up and put forward any ideas for the project or have a listen at what is happening at the moment, please feel free to call in! Contact us for more information via our form or our Facebook page!
Temporary Repairs to the Pontoon.
A temporary repair has been made to the pontoon ramp until more suitable materials can be sourced...
Damage to the Pontoon Ramp
A few days ago we got a call... The new ramp onto the pontoon had proved too irresistibly bouncy and someone had proceeded to bounce on it until it had snapped We are now awaiting materials to fix it, so please be aware and BE CAREFUL!
Checking your bottom....
Mr Macaskill has found a novel way of checking the underside of his yacht!
A recent note in the Honesty Box!
Wild Skye Boat Trips
Are now up and running from Carbost Pier. For more information please contact us or take a look at their Facebook page on https://www.facebook.com/wildskyeboattrips
1st Week of the New Honesty Box.
Our first payment has been made for commercial use and one nights stay at the pier on Thursday night. Thank you to Pleiades BF155!!
Sorting the slipway! 06.03.13
We have a start date for the slipway removal....
The week starting MARCH 11th.
The work will be carried by Mr A Mackaskill of Drynoch
Mr Mackaskill has also offered to clear away the small landslip by the road. VOLUTEERS still needed to help with the shuttering and concreting!!
A New Honesty Box! 02.03.13
We erected a new Honesty Box on the pier last week!
Fantastic Fundraising! 05.03.13
Our 2nd cheque from easyfundraising.org.uk has arrived... thats another £20.30 to put in the pot...our total has now reached £72.73. A HUGE thank you to Rachel H, our No.1 fundraiser who has clocked up a mighty £28.02!!!! Please take a look at the Easy Fundraising scheme and sign up for free to raise money at no extra cost to you!
Commercial Use of the Pier.
Here are some photos of the peir being used commercially :) Added on the 22nd Feb 2013.