Pre-Start Leadership Workshop

Social Enterprise Academy are holding a Pre-Start Leadership Workshop in the Pulteney Centre on 29th November from 10am – 4pm.

Through the support of the Scottish Government and Just Enterprise this workshop is fully funded with no cost to the learner.

For further information or to reserve your place, please call Donna on 01414040088 / 01312432684 or email /

Pre-Start Leadership Workshop

Pentland Housing Disco To Raise Funds For A Defibrillator

The staff at Pentland Housing are trying to raise funds for a defibrillator in Caithness and are running a 70's and 80's Disco in the Royal British Legion on 6th October 2018.  All ticket money will go towards the defibrillator as all the costs of running the event are being donated.

Can you help a student researching how local community groups manage their resources.

A student from the University of the Highlands and Islands is looking at ways that voluntary organisations are managing limited resources and what methods are being used to ensure sustainability.

She would really appreciate speaking with a variety of Third Sector organisations in Caithness to ensure the maximum amount of contributions possible make up her study.  Thank you to those who have already participated.  Her email address is  

The U3A Group

The U3A  is a group set up for retired and semi-retired people.  It is to socialise and allow shared interests to be experienced. 

We hold a monthly general meeting in Thurso West Church Hall at 2pm on a variety of different topics.

There are also sub-groups in walking, reading, pholosophy, French conversation and singing for pleasure. 

Everyone is welcome.  There is a £10 per year fee but all meetings are free. 

For further information, please contact Janettte Shelley on 01955 651743 or e-mail her on