Archive for September, 2017

Benderloch Book Festival starts 23 September

September 18, 2017   Posted in: Community  No Comments

Community Open Day at Ardchattan Primary School October 1st

What does the community want to do about the school at Bonawe ? It has now been several years since the last pupil attended and it was put into mothballs. Sadly despite all efforts there is no demand to re-open it. Ardchattan Community Council have organised an Open day for all to come and look […]

September 16, 2017   Posted in: argyll and bute council, Bonawe  No Comments

TTidal energy scheme update Loch Etive

Sustainable Marine Energy Ltd ( is intending to conduct testing of a 250kW floating tidal energy system – known as PLAT-I – in Connel during the final quarter of 2017. As a local stakeholder or otherwise interested party they invite you to attend a public update event that will be held in the Connel Village […]

September 15, 2017   Posted in: Community  No Comments

Benderlochs Ellis is wowing with her earthy ancestral jewellery

Ellis Mhairi Cameron is being recognised as one of the countries top young silver jewellers. In 2017 Ellis launched her debut fine jewellery collection; Ancestry. Ancestry stems from an interest in how our identities are influenced by our specific locations, environments and topography and how this forms social heritage. Ellis explores the theory of topophilia, the definition […]

September 14, 2017   Posted in: Arts and Crafts, Benderloch  No Comments

Ardchattan Parish Archive Open Day Friday 6th October

As part of the Scottish first annual Heritage Awareness Day the Ardchattan Parish Archive will be open all day from 10.30 am at Kintaline Farm, Benderloch. Come along to see what is in the archive : maps,  books, records, images .. Share your family tree, learn some more family connections, find out about the places […]

September 14, 2017   Posted in: Community  No Comments

Tralee Link Path begins

It is a delight to see the work starting to create the Tralee Road Link path down to the Sustrans Safe Route to School. This will mean our local youngsters no longer have to use the narrow bridge over the railway but can safely drop down from the pavement along the Tralee road, on to […]

September 13, 2017   Posted in: argyll and bute council, Benderloch, Community Council, transport  No Comments

Outdoor Emergency First Aid Course

Trainer from British Association of Ski Patrols 2 day course : Sat 28th / Sun 29th October 2017 (9 – 5) North Connel hall £90 per person Contact Argyll and Bute Council Adult Learning 01631 572974

September 10, 2017   Posted in: argyll and bute council, North Connel  No Comments

SWRI Benderloch and District

SWRI : meetings : Autumn and winter 2017 Monday 11th September : Material Design – Quilts : A Strange Monday 9th October : Yoga : R. Moodie Monday 13th November : Community Council : M Adams Monday 11th December : Christmas Party : Marzipan / Marzipan Fruits : A Buchanan and A Sorley 7.30 pm […]

September 5, 2017   Posted in: Benderloch  No Comments

Benderloch Badminton Club starts 13 September 2017

Benderloch Badminton Club Wednesday nights P3 – P7 6.30 – 8 pm S1 – S6 8 pm – 9.30/10 pm £1.50 entry any ability welcome rackets and shuttlecocks provided tuck shop Come along and give it ago : Wednesday Nights Victory Hall Benderloch from 13th September 2017

September 2, 2017   Posted in: Benderloch, health, Hobbies  No Comments