Archive for January, 2015

Forestry Commission work to deal with hazardous trees in Barcaldine and Benderloch

The Forestry Commission have arranged to make safe some hazardous trees at Barcaldine opposite the sea life centre and just by Beinn Lora cliffs on the outskirts of Benderloch. The work opposite the sea life centre we hope to do in 4 days and the work on the cliffs on Beinn Lora will take one day. Both will involve a […]

January 27, 2015   Posted in: Agriculture, Barcaldine, Benderloch, Roads  No Comments

You can meet your councillors in a Open Q & A meeting – 3rd February

The Area Committee of Oban, Lorn and the Isles is having an open question and answer meeting with all members of the public on Tuesday 3rd February 7-9pm in the Corran Halls, Oban which you are more than welcome to attend.

January 23, 2015   Posted in: argyll and bute council  No Comments

What committees are our councillors involved in?

If you want to know which committees our councillors are involved in ..

January 23, 2015   Posted in: argyll and bute council  No Comments

Opera highlights – Victory Hall, Benderloch – 7th Feb It may be winter, but our operatic garden party is sure to warm you up! Full of energy, versatility and plenty of humour, a cast of four young singers and a pianist transport you to their summer garden party whilst performing a musical mix of opera highlights. This year’s programme includes favourites from Verdi’s […]

January 23, 2015   Posted in: Arts and Crafts, Benderloch  No Comments

Oban Airport Business Park : TIFF work to start by September 2015

Very hot off the press is the news that the Lorn Arc TIFF project will start with the Oban Airport Business Park and Airport access Improvements. Argyll and Bute Councillors decided today (Thursday 22nd January 2015) that this will the first of the 10 projects to be started by September. Here is some background .. […]

January 22, 2015   Posted in: argyll and bute council, Industry, North Connel  No Comments

New Home for Post Office needed … from July 2015

Our long serving and wonderful Post Office in Benderloch will be closing in July 2015 We need a new location, and a new Post Mistress/Master from then or we will lose this incredibly valuable community service. The location can be just about anywhere as long as the Post Office approves the place and the people. […]

January 19, 2015   Posted in: Benderloch  No Comments

Ardchattan Community council – minutes of meeting 20 Nov 2015

DRAFT ACC Minutes 201114  doc file

January 14, 2015   Posted in: Community Council  No Comments

Ardchattan Community Council – minutes of meeting 11th Nov 2014

DRAFT ACC Minutes 111214 – doc file

January 14, 2015   Posted in: Community Council  No Comments

Ardchattan Community Council meeting agenda for 15 Jan 2015

ARDCHATTAN COMMUNITY COUNCIL Meeting to be held on Thursday 15th January 2015 at 7.30pm Victory Hall, Benderloch PUBLIC MEETING AGENDA 1. Apologies 2. Declarations of Interest 3. Minutes of previous meetings held in Ardchattan PS on 20th November 2014 and 11th December, previously circulated, to be approved 4. Police report 5. Matters arising not on […]

January 14, 2015   Posted in: Community Council  No Comments

Connel Surgery Consultation Drop in Sesssions

Local Medical Practise Change in Operating Model Connel Surgery Consultation Drop in session 12 – 2 TOMORROW Friday 9th January and 12 – 2 Wednesday 14th January. All patients with email should have received a letter about the proposed changes to the practise You can email your issues and ideas to

January 8, 2015   Posted in: Community  No Comments