Posts Tagged: Old Man of Storr

Staffin Trust declares interest in purchasing Storr site

Staffin Community Trust (SCT) has declared its interest in purchasing local authority-owned land at the Old Man of Storr. The SCT has written to Highland Council regarding the 82-hectare site at the Storr from the A855 roadside upwards. It follows a community consultation in Staffin which strongly backed the organisation managing or purchasing the area… Read more »

Staffin community backs Old Man of Storr involvement

A report about the Storr community consultation, which the Staffin Community Trust (SCT) ran in November, is now published on their website There is majority support for the SCT to manage or purchase part or all of the site at the Storr and for the other main questions which were tabled in the survey including car parking,… Read more »

Encouraging Staffin response to Storr management proposals

More than half of the residents living in Staffin have responded to a survey about the future management of a visitor site at the Old Man of Storr. The Staffin Community Trust (SCT) had asked residents for their views on its aspiration to purchase or manage Highland Council-owned land at the famous island landmark. SCT directors helped… Read more »

Storr Plans in Staffin – Call for Local Views

Residents of Staffin are being asked to support an aspiration to manage a visitor site at the foot of the Old Man of Storr. Community Land Scotland member Staffin Community Trust (SCT) has been in talks with Highland Council – which owns an 82-hectare site from the Storr’s roadside upwards – about improving the visitor experience at the… Read more »