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The Caithness West Community Council consists of a minimum of 5 and a maximum of 9 elected members plus co-opted members from the four village halls in the Community Council area.

• The Caithness West area extends in length about 18 miles, with an extreme breadth of 9, and
...is bounded by the Pentland Firth to the north, and Sutherland to the west.

• The Council boundary map can be downloaded from the Highland Council website and the area
...is served on the Highland Council by Caithness Landward Councillor, Gillian Coghill.

• The Community Council covers a population of just over 2000 people. The main route through it
...is the A836

Community Council Contacts, Agendas & Minutes

Your main contacts in CWCC are:-

Chairperson: George Carson • 14 The Crescent, Glengolly, By Thurso, Caithness, KW14 7XL. chair@caithnesswestcc.co.uk

Secretary: Jillian Bundy • Zalushki, Reay, Caithness, KW14 7RE. secretary@caithnesswestcc.co.uk

Treasurer: George McDougall • Rathlin, Shebster, Caithness, KW14 7RD. treasurer@caithnesswestcc.co.uk

Member: Ian Grant • West Gills, Scrabster, Caithness - contact for renewables help & advice

Latest Agendas: 12th Sep 19 7th Feb 19AGM - 5th Jul 1814th Jun 1822nd Mar 18
Latest Minutes: 20th Jun 19AGM - 5th Jul 1829th Nov 1811th Oct 1822nd Mar 18

Area and Amenities

In addition to picturesque scenery, beautiful beaches and walks, historic locations, myriad wildlife and nature, the area also has the following amenities (with website links where available / known):-

Reay: Primary SchoolChurch • General Store inc Petrol/DieselVillage HallReay Golf Club (Links)Garage (Servicing & Repairs Only)Care Home • Recycling • B&Bs

Scrabster: Village Hall • RO-RO Ferry (Stromness)Ferry Inn HotelCare Home • B&B's • Restaurants & Cafe's

Forss: Village Hall • Forss House Hotel

Westfield / Lieurary: Village Hall

Shebster: Garage (Servicing & Repairs Only)

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