Archive for the ‘Children’ Category

Lochnell School – new 100 Club

Lochnell 100 Club The Lochnell Parent Council takes responsibility for arranging various fund raising activities throughout the year. The money raised is used to fund/subsidise activities for all children at Lochnell School and Nursery. The 100 Club is being organised to raise funds. The 100 Club consist of members who each pay £10 annual subscription. […]

September 6, 2010   Posted in: Benderloch, Children, Community  No Comments

Benderloch pupils could end up in prison

The talent of Lochnell Primary School youngsters was tested this week as Inveraray Jail staff visited on their search across Argyll for 6 young actors to play child prisoners. The Jail puts on realistic performances through the summer and need a young lad who will be tried for stealing an apple from a market stall […]

June 1, 2010   Posted in: Benderloch, Children, History, Schools  No Comments

Beach Cleans around Ardchattan this spring

Achaleven Primary School : – 19th April  ~~~~   contact Marian Fisher 01631 710529 North Connel Guides : – April 25th  ~~~~ contact Christine Campbell 01631 559386 Taynuilt PTA – : April 25th  ~~~~   contact Moira Carswell 01866 822767 Ardchattan and Bonawe – : April 29/30th and May 5th  ~~~~  contact Susan Bland 01631 750147 If you […]

April 18, 2010   Posted in: Bonawe, Children, Community, Environment, Etive, Event, Family, Nature, North Connel, Recycling, Schools  No Comments

Lorn Home Start newsletter

Lorn Home Start is the wonderful local group who do so much to support the youngest members of our community. They have a team of volunteers,  coordinated by North Connel’s Aileen Binner, who makes sure that the family and volunteer are carefully matched. The practical support and friendship shared builds confidence and enables parents and […]

April 7, 2010   Posted in: Benderloch, Children, Family, North Connel  No Comments

Energy Awareness Event comes to Benderloch

ALIenergy and Lochnell primary school are coming together to host an Energy Awareness Event. Lochnell primary pupils throughout the school are actively involved producing displays and games for  the event at the Victory Hall, Benderloch on Friday 19th March, as well as being on hand to help teach others about energy,

March 10, 2010   Posted in: Benderloch, Children, Environment, Event, food and drink, Renewable Energy, Schools, sustainability  No Comments

Is the lack of childcare a problem in Ardchattan?

Is the lack of childcare a problem in Ardchattan? As we gradually put together the business and groups directory for the Ardchattan Observer patterns are beginning to show. It does not seem that there is a great deal of provision for child care here? A few conversations suggest that there are, maybe, 12 places with […]

February 9, 2010   Posted in: Children, Community, Community Council, Family, Schools  No Comments