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Benderloch Broadband

Slowly but surely we are getting closer to superfibre through the Ledaig exchange. Some many years since so many of us eagerly signed up for BT’s Infinity scheme which promised us Superfibre at the earliest opportunity there are now more cabinets being connected. The enginneers were busy putting superfibre cables up on to poles around […]

August 17, 2017   Posted in: Community  No Comments

Community Council review

Argyll and Bute want to hear from you with regard to reviewing our Community Councils https://www.argyll-bute.gov.uk/news/2017/aug/review-community-councils-%E2%80%93-your-views-needed

August 14, 2017   Posted in: Community  No Comments

Soils Composting and Sheet Mulching Workshop 9-10 September 2017

Ludwig Appeltans, Earth Ways, will be leading a permaculture weekend workshop at Kintaline Farm, Benderloch September 9 – 10 2017 http://www.kintaline.co.uk/soils-compost-and-lasagna-bed-workshop-september-9-10-2017/ Topic for this course is : Soils, Compost and making Lasagna beds (sheet mulching) Learning about growing food inevitably starts with building soil. Come and learn how to create a soil abundant in life […]

August 14, 2017   Posted in: Community  No Comments

Road Re-texturing at Ledaig / Moss road starts tomorrow

BEAR Scotland, working on behalf of Transport Scotland, are proposing to carry out essential retexturing works on sections of the A82, A828 & A85 Trunk Roads. Works are programmed to commence tomorrow, Tuesday 8th of August 2017 and are expected to be complete by Sunday 13th August 2017. Details of the traffic management arrangements and […]

August 7, 2017   Posted in: Community  No Comments

North Connel and District Horticultural Show 2017

Saturday 26th August 2017 – show, teas & baking, raffle, arts and crafts exhibition and sales.

August 5, 2017   Posted in: Community  No Comments

Ardchattan Community Council May meeting minutes

ARDCHATTAN COMMUNITY COUNCIL Minutes of meeting held in Barcaldine PS 18th May 2017 at 7.45pm, following AGM Present: Geoffrey Miller (Vice-convenor), Tim McIntyre (Secretary), Anne Hilditch (Treasurer), Lachie Strathern (CC), Robin Dodman (CC), Jill Bowis (CC), Colin Morrison (CC), Breege Smyth (CC); Cllrs Elaine Robertson, Kieron Green, Andrew Vennard; 9 members of the public. 1. […]

June 26, 2017   Posted in: Community  No Comments

MacIntyre Gathering 2018 – DNA genealogy project

Calling all McIntyre‘s and anyone with M(a)cIntyre ancestry ! Would you like to know how you are connected to each other and to the original Clan from Glenoe in Argyll and Skye in the Inner Hebrides of Scotland? The Clan McIntyre Trust are planning the next clan Gathering, in Taynuilt, by Oban in July 2018. […]

June 14, 2017   Posted in: Community  No Comments

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