On Friday 8 July 2016, Board Members, staff, family and friends gathered in the Park Guest House in Stornoway to mark the retirement of Angus Lamont as Chief Executive of HHP.

Angus was one of the longest serving Chief Housing Officers in Scotland with a career spanning 34 years, with 30 of these within the Western Isles. 

Prior to taking up the post of Chief Executive at HHP in 2006, Angus was the Director of Housing at the Comhairle.

Lesley Baird, Chief Executive at TPAS and Mary Taylor, Chief Executive at SFHA were amongst those offering their best wishes to Angus for the future. 

Iain Macmillan, Chairman of the Board presented Angus with gifts and George Lonie, former Chairman of the Board, paid tribute to the work Angus had done over the years particularly in relation to Tenant Participation.