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Record details

Project title Culkein Pods
Applicant John Morrison
Approved costs £66,918.05
Approved grant £33,458.96
Outcomes
  • Improvements in the visitor experience
  • Increased employment opportunities locally through new business start-ups and existing business diversification/development
Overview

John Morrison was awarded LEADER funding for a project to diversify his crofting business to meet the demand for tourist accommodation, particularly short stays and single nights, in the west Highlands. The grant will be used to install two high quality, heated camping pods with bathrooms and cooking facilities, and will provide valuable diversified income for the crofting business which currently provides income for John Morrison and his wife.

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