Archive for January, 2010

Big Bird Watch – species list

So what birds do we have around Ardchattan at this time of year?

January 31, 2010   Posted in: Community  No Comments

Three Hungry Boys

For those who have missed the first episodes of the new series on Channel Four, starring the food and scenery of our part of the world, you can now catch up.

January 31, 2010   Posted in: Agriculture, Benderloch, food and drink, North Connel  No Comments

Private water supply Improvement Grants

With the cold weather this year highlighting possible weaknesses in private water supplies, there may be people who will be considering improving their systems this year.

January 30, 2010   Posted in: Community  No Comments

Big Bird Watch this weekend

The Biggest annual Bird watch in the world is happening again tomorrow ! With over half a million contributors last year, the RSPB Big Bird watch is an important ecological national survey, and each and every one of us can get involved.

January 29, 2010   Posted in: Community, Nature  No Comments

Benderloch Quarry – crushing in the next few weeks

Ennstone Thistle have let people living around the quarry at Benderloch know that they will be carrying out crushing operations in the next two weeks.

January 29, 2010   Posted in: Community  No Comments

Highland Airways – cautious optimism?

It is good to see that Highland Airways have restarted their online booking facility – taking bookings for flights in the near future.

January 29, 2010   Posted in: Community  No Comments

Argyll and Bute response to Oban Airport situation

The Council has three licensed aerodromes at Oban, Coll and Colonsay with a further unlicensed airfield at Glenforsa on Mull.

January 26, 2010   Posted in: Community  No Comments

Highland Airways press statement

Highland Airways Press Statement

January 26, 2010   Posted in: Community  No Comments

Burn’s Night

Friday’s  Burn’s Night Supper at Benderloch Victory Hall was an outstanding success.

January 25, 2010   Posted in: Benderloch, Community  One Comment

Oban airport – what next?

News agency sources have been reporting during the course of today that Highland Airways are experiencing what they describe as “continuing problems”.

January 25, 2010   Posted in: Community  No Comments