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Nov 2012

Machair LIFE+ REAPER BINDER REFURBISHMENT 2013 - INVITATION FOR EXPRESSIONS OF INTEREST

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In 2013 the Conserving Scottish Machair LIFE+ project will be able to offer help to refurbish some of the existing reaper binders on the Uists that require parts/repair/replacement canvases Machair LIFE+ will:

  • Enable the refurbishment of up to 10 binders across the Uists - Binders must currently be in a condition such that they can reasonably be brought back into operation
  • Provide up to £1,000 for the refurbishment of each binder - Additional costs to be agreed and met by the crofter/township
  • Refurbishment will include replacement/repair of parts - where replacement/repair of parts is technically and economically feasible - and/or new canvasses
If you have a binder in need of repair please express your interest by Friday 21 December 2012 by contacting the Machair LIFE+ office on: 01870 603361

If you are interested you can download the information here Machair LIFE+ - binder refurbishment.pdf

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