Archive for September, 2013

ARDCHATTAN COMMUNITY COUNCIL minutes of last meeting

ARDCHATTAN COMMUNITY COUNCIL Minutes of meeting held in Ardchattan Primary School 13th August 2013 at 7.30pm Present: Margaret Adams (Chair), Geoff Miller (Vice Chair), Anne Hilditch (Treasurer), Tim McIntyre (Secretary), Robin Dodman (CC), Ronnie Campbell (CC), Lachie Strathern (CC), Jill Bowis (CC); Councillors Elaine Robertson, Duncan MacIntyre & Roddy McCuish; Dawnfresh representatives Gideon Pringle, Sean […]

September 30, 2013   Posted in: Community Council  No Comments

last couple of days for Fish and Chips at Tralee for the season

The fish and chip shop will be closing this year on the 28th September.

September 27, 2013   Posted in: Community  No Comments

Benderloch’s Ben Lora Cafe is 6th best Place to eat : Tripadvisor

http://www.tripadvisor.co.uk/Restaurants-g186501-Oban_Argyll_and_Bute_Scotland.html Ben Lora Cafe Ranked #6 of 68 in Oban 34 reviews “Don’t pass this cafe without visiting” 18/09/2013 “Nice stop off place.” 15/09/2013 Cuisines: Greek, British and again Barcaldine’s Dalrannoch is 22nd out of 68 .. Dalrannoch Tearoom Ranked #22 of 68 in Oban 6 reviews “Amazing Breakfast !” 07/08/2013 “Another great lunch-time stop” 02/07/2013 […]

September 27, 2013   Posted in: Benderloch, food and drink  No Comments

Benderloch’s Hawthorn Restaurant is Top Place to Eat in Oban : tripadvisor

http://www.tripadvisor.co.uk/Restaurants-g186501-Oban_Argyll_and_Bute_Scotland.html The Hawthorn Restaurant Ranked #1 of 68 in Oban 63 reviews “Fantastic meal” 23/09/2013 “Birthday Party” 12/09/2013 Price: £3 – £24 Cuisines: Scottish  

September 27, 2013   Posted in: Benderloch, food and drink  No Comments

Dr Clive Craik, Barcaldine, on Landward BBC2 tomorrow 27th Sept

have it on good authority that Clive Craik from Barcaldine is appearing as a finalist in the RSPB Species Champion Award on Landward tomorrow – BBC 7.30pm for his work in supporting terns on the West Coast of Scotland. They are showing the South Shian tern rafts. http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b006m994

September 26, 2013   Posted in: Barcaldine, Creran, Environment  No Comments

Ardchattan Community Council Tuesday 1st October

The last meeting of the current Ardchattan Community Council before elections will take place on Tuesday 1st October at 7.30pm in Victory Hall, Benderloch. ARDCHATTAN COMMUNITY COUNCIL Meeting to be held on Tuesday 1st  October 2013 at 7.30pm, Victory Hall, Benderloch PUBLIC MEETING AGENDA 1. Apologies 2. Declarations of Interest 3. Minutes of previous meeting held […]

September 26, 2013   Posted in: Community Council  No Comments

Oban livestock sale report : Tuesday 24th September

Oban Sale Reports  : TUESDAY 24th SEPTEMBER 2013 – BREEDING SHEEP http://www.caledonian-marts.com/news/587/83/TUESDAY-24th-SEPTEMBER-2013—BREEDING-SHEEP.html Oban – Caledonian Marts (Stirling) Ltd (Tuesday 24th September) had forward 3952 Breeding Sheep. Blackface Ewes (1230) averaged £50.26 (-£0.60 on the year) selling to £70 A Buchanan, Achnaba. Chev Ewes (504) averaged £50.89 (-£19.30 on the year) selling to £64 M Shaw, […]

September 25, 2013   Posted in: Agriculture  No Comments

Dawnfresh fish farms in Loch Etive in SEPA’s list of top 50 worst offenders.

http://forargyll.com/2013/09/fish-fam-industry-scotlands-second-dirtiest-as-two-loch-etive-fish-farms-named/ to quote : – The Scottish Environmental Protection Agency [SEPA] has listed 50 fish farm sites across Scotland in its account of Scotland’s worst polluters. The focus of offending is on sea bed pollution. Two Argyll fish farms – both in Loch Etive – have been named in this list. Port na Mine Fish […]

September 24, 2013   Posted in: Community  No Comments

Dawnfresh fish farm technicians wanted

Dawnfresh are looking for new recruits to their Loch Etive production but have not had any success in filling the posts yet, so they have asked the local community councils for help – are you interested ? Dawnfresh Farming Ltd, part of the Dawnfresh Seafoods Group, is the largest Trout Farming Company operating in the UK. […]

September 24, 2013   Posted in: Etive  No Comments

just 5 days to go to join the Community Council – 27th September

Your community council needs You .. Ardchattan Community council covers Bonawe – North Connel – Benderloch – Barcaldine It is the biggest Community Council in the area…and it can have 16 community councillors .. The election is 31 October 2013 We only had 9 Community Councillors last session — more would make the representation better, […]

September 22, 2013   Posted in: Community, Community Council  No Comments