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Turbine Testing Public open day 31st May

Sustainable Maritime Ltd will be  hosting two public information events in Connel Village Hall on May 31st – one from 13:00 – 14:00 and another from 19:00 – 20:00. They are inviting the local community and businesses to drop in to find out more about the project. During each of the events there will be […]

May 23, 2017   Posted in: Community  No Comments

Road works this summer !!

BEAR have the following road works planned ! which will all involve night closures. In recent times these have been well organised with convoys moving pretty well.. we have to hope this will continue. 23rd May road closures at Connel bridge for bridge works 24th May road closures at Connel bridge for bridge works and […]

May 10, 2017   Posted in: Community  No Comments

Overnight Resurfacing work at Culcharran 24th May – 15th June

From BEAR – resurfacing works will be carried out at Portnacroish and Culcharan and are programmed to commence Sunday 24th May (10 days at Portnacroish, followed by 10 days at Culcharan) with an anticipated completion date of 15th June 2017. Working 7 pm – 7 am – with diversions around Glencoe FINAL Consultation Letter – […]

May 3, 2017   Posted in: Community  No Comments

Multi-agency emergency exercise Oban Airport 29th April

A major multi-agency emergency exercise will take place at Oban Airport on Saturday the 29th of April. Members of the public may see activity by the emergency services at the airport and at the entrance to Loch Etive. The exercise will take place between 10.00am and noon.

April 27, 2017   Posted in: Community  No Comments

The Catalina is coming back in August

The Catalina will be back at Oban Airport on 26th and 27th Aug 2017 (weather permitting). Possibility of other attractions More details will follow on https://www.facebook.com/ObanAirport/ her visit in 2013 http://obanandtheislesairports.com/catalina/

April 27, 2017   Posted in: Community  No Comments

Ardchattan news, stories, images, businesses, groups … editors and contributions wanted

Ardchattan Observer would be far more interesting with more contributions from around the whole parish : who fancies being a contributor? It would be brilliant to have more editors – then the whole site could be revamped. The area is all the communities between Loch Creran and Loch Etive What could we include ? : […]

April 25, 2017   Posted in: Community  No Comments

MUDSLIDE, are coming to Benderloch, Friday May 5th

MUDSLIDE, are coming to Benderloch. The 5 piece blues band’s passion for the Blues will be on Show at the Victory Hall on Friday May the 5th.  Here is the video link With a set list that encompasses all styles of Blues with songs from Stevie Ray Vaughan to Clapton, Gary Moore to Joe Bonamassa plus some original […]

April 23, 2017   Posted in: Community  No Comments

Soup Lunch in aid of East Africa Crisis Appeal April 23rd

A Soup Lunch is to be held in aid of the East Africa Crisis Appeal in the Victory Hall, Benderloch on April 23rd. Save

April 6, 2017   Posted in: Community  No Comments

Barcaldine Easter Event

Barcaldine Community Association  Easter Egg Hunt and Duck Race, will be at Sutherland’s Grove on Easter Sunday (16th Aprill) from 1pm. As well as the main event there will also be hot food and drinks and home baking. The egg hunt costs £2 per child and ducks are £1 each. They always need more volunteers […]

March 29, 2017   Posted in: Community  No Comments

Barcaldine Forest plan consultation event

Public Consultation Drop-in, Benderloch Victory Hall, Tuesday 25th April, 2-7pm. http://scotland.forestry.gov.uk/managing/plans-and-strategies/land-management-plans/consultations/1613-barcaldine Documents and maps Location map (PDF 1014KB) Land management plan brief (PDF 93KB) Water features map (PDF 4MB) Landscape character analysis map (JPG 3MB) Draft Land Management Plan (PDF 873KB) Draft felling management map (PDF 4.3MB) Draft future species and habitats map (PDF 4.3MB) […]

March 29, 2017   Posted in: Community  No Comments