Next Laggan Community Council meeting - Monday 15th June 2020 at 1900. The meeting will include the AGM of the Community Council where the present office bearers will be re-elected. This meeting will be held on line. Residents in the community wishing to "attend" should pre-register by e-mail to info@laggan.com by Sunday 14th June. Once registered, instructions on how to join the meeting will be advised on Monday 15th June.  The AGM agenda is published below and will be followed by a normal LCC meeting.

SSE Community Investment COVID 19 response Micro Grant Applications (up to £1000). As part of Laggan's year 1 Community Benefit fund from SSE, they have allocated £6000 from this to be specifically used for the Community's response to the COVID 19 situation and allow applications to the Micro Grant fund for up to £1000 (up from the usual £500) from groups or individuals for ideas which will benefit the community’s response to the current circumstances. Please contact treasurerlcc@laggan.com or use the form from the SSE website with your application or more information https://sse.com/communities/fundlocations/stronelairg/ 

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Local Laggan and Newtonmore COVID 19 support and volunteer group - don't hesitate to call the  central telephone number - 01540 372102 - manned 8am to 8pm - if you need any help with shopping, getting prescriptions or other essential medications..the volunteers are there to help.

 

Notification of significant road works on A86 at Glenspean, east of Roy Bridge for 2 months posted on our events page starting May 5th. Temporary traffic lights to be in place. 

The village of Laggan, situated in the Central Highlands of Scotland is surrounded by the Monadhliath and Grampian mountain ranges and near the source of the River Spey, one of Scotland's finest fishing rivers. Staying here provides the opportunity to explore the peaceful, majestic countryside with the chance to see a wide variety of wildlife from Golden Eagle or Osprey to Red Deer Stag and Pine Martin, as well as understand the significant history and archaeology of the area from the "45" and General Wade's road through the Corrieyairack Pass to the ancient Pictish Fort at Dun Da Lamh - a scheduled monument site - see separate page on Laggan Heritage.  There is an abundance of wild flowers, plants and trees along with excellent walking and cycling opportunities.

The 90's hit BBC drama series "Monarch of the Glen" was set in the Scottish Highlands in fictitious Glenbogle with much of the filming done in Laggan and the surrounding area. As well as having the opportunity to explore 'Glenbogle', and to see the stunning scenic locations used in the next 007 Bond movie and the Netflix TV series The Crown, Laggan is an excellent base for touring by car and an ideal location for all outdoor activities, including fishing in the River Spey and surrounding lochs, Hill Walking and Mountaineering, Golf with several courses in the area,  Pony Trekking, Mountain Biking and Ski-ing.

LCC - Meetings-Agenda - 2020 - AGM 2020

2020 SSE Community Investment Micro Grant Applications (<£500)

These are welcome from Residents & Community groups in Laggan. Next deadline Friday 5th June 2020 for a local panel meeting scheduled for Thursday June 11th. Micro grant forms are available on this website.

Please contact treasurerlcc@laggan.com or https://sse.com/communities/fundlocations/stronelairg/ with your application or more information. 

"Connecting Laggan" - one of the priority actions from the Community Action plan was recently held in the Village Hall. The project is currently in suspension due to travel restrictions until the end of May 2020 at the earliest. In the meantime if you were not able to attend please complete the on-line survey here - here

"Connecting Laggan" - one of the priority actions from the Community Action plan was recently held in the Village Hall. The project is currently in suspension due to travel restrictions until the end of May 2020 at the earliest. In the meantime if you were not able to attend please complete the on-line survey here - here

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