Archive for the ‘Children’ Category

Horticultural Show 2015

              Some photos from the Show  

August 31, 2015   Posted in: Barcaldine, Benderloch, Bonawe, Children, Community, Hobbies, North Connel, Schools, Village Halls  No Comments

ACHA To Build New Homes in Bonawe

ACHA To Build New Homes in Bonawe 2nd April 2013 (http://www.acha.co.uk/press/archive13.html#zzr) Argyll Community Housing Association (ACHA) is to build two family homes for rent in the village of Bonawe on the north side of Loch Etive.  The homes will be built on a site owned by the Association between Ardchattan Primary School and the settlement […]

April 15, 2013   Posted in: Accommodation, Bonawe, Children, Community, sustainability  No Comments

Horticultural Show Photos and Trophies

List of trophy winners and some photos from the 2012 show

August 27, 2012   Posted in: Arts and Crafts, Barcaldine, Benderloch, Bonawe, Children, Community, Event, Family, Hobbies, North Connel, Schools, Village Halls  No Comments

North Connel and District Horticultural Show 2012

On Saturday 25th August, Victory Hall at 2pm.

August 7, 2012   Posted in: Agriculture, Arts and Crafts, Barcaldine, Benderloch, Bonawe, Children, Community, Event, Family, North Connel, Schools, Village Halls  No Comments

TODAY : Scarecrow – play for young children

Victory Hall, Benderloch Saturday 9th April   2:30 PM until 3:45 PM Brought to Benderloch by ACA  and the ajtc theatre group – tickets from Terry Donovan  01631 720498 A furrowed field. The end of winter. The distant cawing of crows. A couple of farm workers turn up with a bundle of sticks and a pile of […]

April 9, 2011   Posted in: Arts and Crafts, Benderloch, Children, Community, Event  No Comments

New schools “pre-consultation” still includes Ardchattan school

Everyone is delighted that Barcaldine school has been taken off the current target list for the school closures, however the children, teachers and parents of the parish are still very much in the councils sights for upheaval of the worst kind. Ardchattan is a direct target for closure, seemingly without any comprehension of the potential […]

March 6, 2011   Posted in: argyll and bute council, Barcaldine, Benderloch, Bonawe, Children, Community, Schools  No Comments

Positive schools meeting this evening (18-11-10)

Congratulations to all involved, organisers and speakers alike, in the very well attended meeting this evening to air community views on the council proposals to amalgamate the local school to Lochnell. Every point on which the council tries to prove the case was disproved and discredited. Even the financial option is on shaky ground when […]

November 18, 2010   Posted in: argyll and bute council, Barcaldine, Benderloch, Bonawe, Children, Community, Community Council, North Connel, Schools  One Comment

responses from other schools in Argyll

from Oban Times facebook wall :- Keills is in revolt, Luing is planning a campaign, what are you planning to make Argyll and Bute Council listen to your views on their plans for school closures – oops, amalgamations? and :- Save Kilmodan School Is everyone happy that Ardchattan and Barcaldine could close?

October 27, 2010   Posted in: argyll and bute council, Barcaldine, Benderloch, Bonawe, Children, Community, Schools  2 Comments

Public meeting on possible amalgamation of Ardchattan primary schools

Tuesday 30th November 7.00pm at Lochnell Primary School – concerning the proposal to amalgamate Barcaldine School with 23 pupils, Ardchattan school with 5 pupils and Achaleven school with 9 pupils all to Lochnell. Argyll and Bute Council are starting a Public consultation about amalgamating quite a number of local primary schools that are presently under […]

October 26, 2010   Posted in: argyll and bute council, Barcaldine, Benderloch, Bonawe, Children, Community, Schools  No Comments

1977 and 1982 7th Paisley (JNI) Scout Group camps

http://www.jtkb.info/scoutfilms do you have any memories of these Scout Camps in the area — the 7th Paisley Scout Group are looking to hear from you. 1977 Scout Camp: Lochnell Estate, Ledaig 1977 Scout Camp: Ledaig from JTK (Ian) Barr on Vimeo. 1983 Scout Camp: Benderloch 1983 Scout Camp: Benderloch from JTK (Ian) Barr on Vimeo.

September 30, 2010   Posted in: Benderloch, Children  No Comments