A Grove of trees in the Scottish Highlands
Vi Hughes
Founder- Ransackers Project


Vi Hughes, a woman of vision with a passion for education and social justice, sought to develop a project to engage older people who had previously missed out on higher education. The Ransackers Project, an "Educational Adventure" offered seniors the opportunity to research a project of their own choosing. Vi believed academic study would be a lifelong aid to intelligence and creativity. Ransackers, from the gaelic rannsachadh, means to rummage, research and explore. Vi was the Honorary Chair of the Ransackers Association and it is with grateful thanks that we dedicate these trees to her.

Add trees to this grove

Add to the Ransackers Association contribution in memory of Vi Hughes.

Donated by Robert Lawson

27th March 2015

To add to the Ransackers Association groves in memory of Vi Hughes

Donated by The Ransackers Association

8th September 2014

Donated by The Ransackers Association

5th September 2014

Your grove of trees

The trees in this grove will be carefully planted in protected sites in the Scottish Highlands where they will create homes for wildlife and forests for the future.

Scots pine against a summer blue sky.
Twinflowers in bloom on pine woodland floor.
A Scotch argus butterfly on common ragwort.
Founder- Ransackers Project's grove
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