***** Please note the Octopus Centre is currently CLOSED to the public, following Government advice regarding the Covid-19 outbreak*****

The Lamlash Tennis Courts are now open, as per Scot Gov. routemap guidelines. All tennis is “pay as you play” – please put money in the honesty box at the courts or donate to us online via our website. We are unable to provide equipment at this time, and all players participate at their own risk; please adhere to Scot. Gov regulations on social distancing and household mingling.

Sheridan

Sheridan Waldon

Book Keeper Sheridan is responsible for COAST’s book keeping and financial reports. She moved to Arran 17 years ago because she loves being by the sea.
Andy Telford

Andy Telford

Fundraising Officer Andy previously worked for COAST as Community Outreach & Admin Officer from 2013-2015, before travelling and working across the globe for five years. After returning to Arran, he was contracted to lead our fundraising strategy and help assist with project management.
Sue Ash

Sue Ash

Sue is a passionate scuba diver and sea swimmer. She wants to inspire as many people as possible to take care of our seas. Her background as a charity manager, …

Nikki Harris

Centre Admin Assistant Nikki moved to Arran (too long ago to mention!) and has been involved in community initiatives on the island including setting up Lamlash Youth Centre. She runs her own part-time business when not in COAST, and is passionate about helping protect our seas and trees!

Lucy Kay

MPA Project Officer Lucy has worked on marine protected areas and marine management in the UK, south east Asia and the Pacific. She has been fortunate to visit and dive in marine reserves in many different places and is enthusiastic about realising the benefits of marine protected areas for wildlife and people.
Equal opportunities

Coast Equal Opportunities Policy

 

A) STATEMENT OF POLICY

  1. The Community of Arran Seabed Trust (COAST) recognises that we live in a society where discrimination still operates to the disadvantage of many groups in