About Us

SKDT became a registered charity on 13 January 2011. (Charity No SC042018)

The Trust is managed by a voluntary board of directors who are elected from its membership and are widely representative of the South Kintyre community. It has over 600 members and at any time a maximum of 8 directors.

Monthly board meetings are held on the second Wednesday of each month in the Town Hall chambers.

Members are invited to the Annual General Meeting (AGM).

​Minutes of the AGM and the Trust’s annual reports and accounts, 2008-date, can be viewed in our office.

Annual Reports: 2016 2017

Where are we?

Kintyre is a peninsula on the west coast of Scotland. Geographically, the peninsula is long and narrow, at no point more than 11 miles from west coast to east coast.

 The principal town of the area is Campbeltown, which has been a royal burgh since the mid-18th century. The area’s economy has long relied on fishing and farming, although Campbeltown has a reputation as a producer of some of the world’s finest single malt whisky.

What do we do?​

SKDT has become a trusted community anchor organization for South Kintyre, delivering several substantial projects, both independently and in partnership. It has also supported other local community groups and charities with project development and funding. Read about our projects to find out more about what we do.

Keep track of our progress with our Blog

Current List of Directors

Chairperson: Felicity Kelly
Vice Chair/Treasurer: Les Van Acker
Director: Rory Colville
Director: Sandra Spence
Director: Ray McIntosh-Walley
Director: Cameron McLellan
Company Secretary: Patrick Stewart

Staff:

Zena Coffield is the Trust Manager and manages all aspects of the day to day Trust business ensuring it remains at the centre of economic and community development in South Kintyre.

Morag McMillan is the Volunteer Organiser and Admin officer. Morag oversees the Town hall bookings and supports the many volunteers who take part in a range of SKDT projects.

Jamie McLellan joined the staff as Finance Officer/IT in January 2018. As well as all financial data, Jamie also looks after the IT/telecoms and social media.

You can visit us at our office in Campbeltown Town Hall, 54 Main Street, Campbeltown, PA28 6AB

The SKDT Town Hall Office is a working office and we try our very best to be open for working hours 9am to 5pm from Monday to Friday, however our project work sometimes takes us out of the office, working within the community, which means we have to close the building at times.

If this happens we will place a notice on the door and a message on the website and social media to let you know.

We apologise for any inconvenience this might cause and hope you will come back and talk to us or alternatively email info@skdt.org or Telephone 01586 552870

There is an archive of our old website here.

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