Businessman Mr MacGregor,62,who lived in North Connel,owned the Lochnell Arms Hotel in the village,the Argyllshire Gathering Halls in Oban, Highland Fasteners in Stevenson Street in the town and was a property developer.
Mr MacGregor was elected as Oban North and Lorn councillor on July 17 having previously stood but failed to be elected at the by-election in Oban South and the Isles on May 22.
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Fort William planning department is the ‘worst in Highland’it was claimed at a community council meeting in Caol,where the row over the height of the new primary school gym saw a packed hall of people make their feelings known to planning officials and Lochaber councillors of Highland Council.
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Scott Rider,37,won the title at Inveraray Highland Games on July 22 2014 for the second year in a row but almost didn’t make the Highland games.
The English athlete said:‘I’m supposed to be at the athletes village,but when I saw it was a nice day I just took a drive up. I’m glad I did now.’
For more from Inveraray Highland Games see The Oban Times,July 31 2014.
Read more about it and see photos in The Oban Times,July 24 2014 –also on line at www.obantimes.co.uk/digital
See The Oban Times, July 24 2014,for more photos from the day –also available on line at www.obantimes.co.uk/digital