Garrison House Pond Project

2017-11-27T00:16:57+00:00 March 30th, 2017|Garrison House|

Cumbrae Community Development Company (CCDC) would like to formally thank the Common Good Fund (North Ayrshire Council) for granting funds to assist in the cleanup up of the garrison house pond.

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Living Willow Sculpture

2017-11-27T00:16:57+00:00 February 27th, 2017|Garrison House|

Local artists Gill Miller and Mazda Munn have an interesting project taking shape within the Garrisons grounds which some of you may have noticed already. The piece is a living willow sculpture located near the elm trees which were felled and provided the wood for the Commonwealth Games "Queen's Baton" and will itself commemorate this piece of local history as part of the Cumbrae legacy towards the games.

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CCDC Board Members to Firewalk for “Finding Your Feet”

2017-01-19T13:40:46+00:00 January 19th, 2017|CCDC, Garrison House|

The "Finding Your Feet" charity host an annual fundraising event each year in the grounds of Garrison House. This year during the event on 11th June 2017, both CEO Michael Bertram and board director Bob Campbell will be performing a FireWalk.

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Groundworks at Garrison House Completed

2017-11-27T00:16:57+00:00 October 15th, 2015|CCDC, Garrison House|

Garrison House was rebuilt after a devastating fire in 2001, but the due to funding challenges CCDC could not complete all the improvement in the grounds to create a formal landscaped appearance. Cumbrae Community Development Company (CCDC) would like to formally thank the Kelburn Wind Farm for the funds to commence the ‘clean-up’ project at Garrison House.

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Garrison House Boiler Installation

2017-11-27T00:16:57+00:00 October 7th, 2015|Garrison House|

The community-run Garrison House has an oil-fired heating system installed around ten years ago to a high standard as part of extensive renovation works. As part of a recent Energy Audit through Ms Abbe Cusack of Resource Efficient Scotland, finance for the recommended improvements was arranged through Energy Scotland.

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Ground works at the Garrison House

2017-11-27T00:16:58+00:00 September 4th, 2015|Garrison House|

Garrison House is currently developing a sustainable approach to visitor management, to balance the needs of visitors, communities and conservation to deliver a high quality destination. To enable this ‘vision’ we will from time to time, need to close off certain sections of the grounds to allow contractors space to work safely. As part of [...]

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