Archive for April, 2017

The Best Plant Sale ever : Benderloch 20th May 2017

Plant Sale – Victory Hall, Benderloch from 2 pm Bring your plants from 10 am Save Save

April 29, 2017   Posted in: Benderloch, Event, Hobbies  No Comments

Council Hustings event Benderloch this evening -updated with recordings

A full house of councillor candidates faced a lively gathering of local people this evening and wide ranging questions from the community and each other. Recordings were made and this post will be updated with links to them as soon as they are uploaded and available. Many thanks to Louise Glen of the Oban Times […]

April 27, 2017  Tags: , , , , ,   Posted in: argyll and bute council, Community Council  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 her visit in 2013

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

Local Council Election Hustings – Thursday 27th Benderloch

Local Election Hustings in Benderloch Thursday 27th April starting 7.30 pm (Victory Hall) .. come and ask the councillor candidates your question directly. All Welcome

April 21, 2017   Posted in: argyll and bute council  No Comments

Defibrillator at Bonawe

there is now a DEFIBRILLATOR AT BONAWE. Thanks to the hard work of Ardchattan Community council with generous donations from a variety of organisations there is now a defibrillator for public use at the BT phone box at Bonawe. The BT supplies a small heater and light so it is illuminated and easy to locate. […]

April 18, 2017   Posted in: Bonawe, Community Council  No Comments

James Edwyn & the Borrowed Band at the Victory hall on Friday 21st April.

Next up at the Victory Hall …….(drum roll)….. Its the 2016 CalMac culture winners – Glasgow sextet ….. James Edwyn & the Borrowed Band at the Victory hall on Friday 21st April. The Band formed in 2013, and cite influences including folk legends such as Woody Guthrie and Bob Dylan as well as alternative country artists including Ryan Adams. Last year […]

April 10, 2017   Posted in: Event  No Comments

The People’s Council Hustings Event April 25th Oban

Local Election Hustings Event April 25 Tues 19:00 · The Corran Halls · Oban In collaboration with the national #OurDemocracy campaign, The People’s Council are holding hustings for the upcoming local authority elections. Candidates from both Oban North & Lorn and Oban South & the Isles wards will be in attendance with writer and broadcaster […]

April 7, 2017   Posted in: argyll and bute council  No Comments