Want to read more?
At the start of the pandemic in March we took the decision to make online access to our news free of charge by taking down our paywall. At a time where accurate information about Covid-19 was vital to our community, this was the right decision – even though it meant a drop in our income. In order to help safeguard the future of our journalism, the time has now come to reinstate our paywall, However, rest assured that access to all Covid related news will still remain free.
To access all other news will require a subscription, as it did pre-pandemic. The good news is that for the whole of December we will be running a special discounted offer to get 3 months access for the price of one month. Thank you for supporting us during this incredibly challenging time.
We value our content and access to our full site is only available with a subscription. Your subscription entitles you to 7-day-a-week access to our website, plus a full digital copy of that week’s paper to read on your pc/mac or mobile device. In addition, your subscription includes access to digital archive copies from 2006 onwards.
Just want to read one issue? No problem you can subscribe for just one week (or longer if you wish).
Former Featherweight title holder Welshman Lee Selby is no stranger to Lochaber Phoenix Boxing Club, having visited in 2017 to give a demonstration of sparring.
While another trip may be on the cards this year, should Covid regulations allow it, he has stayed in contact by giving the club a pair of his shorts, signed, framed and with a certificate of authentication to help raise much-needed funds.
Fifty keen boxing fans from across the country took part in an online lucky numbers game and the winner, picked by a random computer generator, was Ryan Stewart from Caol, who was presented with his prize by the club’s Stephen Mcmanus.