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Virtual Rock Stop

Thursday March 19th 2020

The Rock Stop will remain closed until the 30th of April 2020. This is due to the Covid-19 situation. We will constantly review our decision in the coming weeks. In the mean time, why not try our virtual pop-up shop and support some great local craft producers?

2020 season recruitment

Monday February 24th 2020

We are recruiting for the coming 2020 season! If you are interested in working at the Rock Stop this season, our job adverts are now live! We are seeking a full time supervisor and several cafe & retail team members. Our payrates are in line with the Living Wage Foundation. Recruitment

North West Highlands Geopark AGM Notice

Thursday December 12th 2019

Notice is hereby given that the next annual general meeting of the North West Highlands Geopark will take place at 12:00pm on Saturday 18th January 2020 at the Rock Stop, Unapool, Kylesku, Sutherland, Scotland IV27 4HW. All welcome to attend.  Voting by proxy is encouraged for members unable to attend. Matters to attend to Approval […]

Geopark September 2019 Newsletter

Monday September 16th 2019

This newsletter includes ….. Geopark News Book Launches Geotours 2020 Read the Newsletter

Geopark August 2019 Newsletter

Saturday August 3rd 2019

This newsletter includes ….. UNESCO Geopark Revalidation Visit 2019 Brings More Visitors To The Geopark Geotours 2020 Around The Geopark Read the Newsletter

Job Vacancy – Geopark Administrator

Thursday July 25th 2019

The North West Highlands UNESCO Global Geopark is currently seeking a hard-working individual to help with business and project administration. Duties  include Arranging and servicing meetings of the North West Highlands Geopark board and its sub groups Developing and managing the Friends of the Geopark scheme Assisting with project development and fundraising Ensuring the efficient […]

Geopark July 2019 Newsletter

Tuesday July 2nd 2019

This newsletter includes ….. Recent developments at the Rock Stop New Rock Route road signage What’s going on in the Geoheritage Festival Recent Geotours Forthcoming UNESCO revalidation visit. Read the Newsletter

Geopark June 2019 Newsletter

Monday June 17th 2019

This newsletter includes ….. UNESCO Global Geoparks Annual Meeting NW Highlands Geoheritage Festival Events Changes to Geopark Newsletters & Bulletins BGS iGeology App Friends Of The Geopark Read the latest Newsletter

Funding Success – our new project for 2019

Thursday February 21st 2019

A Stronger UNESCO Global Geopark thanks to the National Lottery Heritage Fund Scotland’s first UNESCO Global Geopark in the North West Highlands has received a National Lottery Heritage Fund grant of £50,400 for an exciting heritage project, to Strengthen its management and future resilience. Made possible by money raised by National Lottery players, the project […]

We’re Hiring!

Friday February 15th 2019

  We’re hiring! **Transformation Officer ** The North West Highlands UNESCO Global Geopark is currently seeking a hard-working individual to support the Geopark Coordinator. Duties will include providing business support, carrying out research and analysis to build organisational capacity and helping to recruit volunteers. The successful applicant will have good organisational skills and social media […]