Art projects supported by Open Fund awards
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Art projects supported by Open Fund awards

Mull-based Knockvologan Studies, Appin Community Trading CIC and the Mount Stuart Trust on the Isle of Bute are among 58 projects across Scotland which are sharing over £1.6 million of National Lottery and Scottish Government funding.

A Something For the Weekend Podcast 5th March 2021
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A Something For the Weekend Podcast 5th March 2021

Holiday plans play a big part in this week’s chat and you can find out where the team will be jetting off to once lockdown lifts as well as what childhood books they may be stashing in their suitcases. Guests this week include Oban Pride chairman Phill Dexter with news of a new club

Supergroup tune up for Doddie Foundation
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Supergroup tune up for Doddie Foundation

Set for release on Friday, March 12, ‘Doddie’s Dream’ was composed by renowned Blazin’ Fiddles member Bruce MacGregor, and recorded remotely in different locations throughout Scotland, Ireland and America.

Artist Kaya wants to chat on Bute
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Artist Kaya wants to chat on Bute

The artist is asking participants to phone her, via a landline installed in the kitchen in her home, to give her an update on the everyday for her Milk + Two Sugars project.

EDF 2021 cancellation
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EDF 2021 cancellation

Current ticket holders will receive an email in due course with details of how to claim a refund on tickets or keep them and guarantee a place at EDF 2022 at 2019 prices.

A Something For the Weekend Podcast 26th February 2021
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A Something For the Weekend Podcast 26th February 2021

The weekend is here and March marches forth! And as the light begins to return and lockdown hopefully starts to loosen, The Oban Times team of Kathie, Fiona, Ellis and Steevie have a lighthearted chinwag about the fun-loving four-legged creature putting a smile on the faces of Oban.

Bethan is Boss on social media
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Bethan is Boss on social media

Currently unable to take part in live gigs Bethan Sexton recorded her performance of Bruce Springsteen’s I’m on Fire and posted it on her Instagram page.

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Pippa steps up for NHS charity

Roybridge student Pippa Macdonald came up with her own #StepUp4OurNHS challenge and scaled the equivalent of Ben Nevis, Snowdon and Scafell Pike at her student lodgings in Northumbria.

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Lochaber Life – May 2020

This month’s Lochaber Life is packed full of great reads, including Name that Lochaber Bird, German tourist says thanks for kindness, and COVID – 19 YOU ARE NOT ALONE.

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Lochaber Life – April 2020

This month’s Lochaber Life is packed full of great reads, including Tackling the unused drugs mountain, North Ballachulish Railway and Opera in Arisaig.

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Lochaber Life – March 2020

This month’s Lochaber Life is packed full of great reads, including 150 years of Lochaber Curling Club, Don’t Feed the Deer and Shy Bullfinch.

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Lochaber Life – February 2020

This month’s Lochaber Life is packed full of great reads, including Hedgehog Hospital and Sanctuary, Founder of Lochaber Scouts and Iconic Lochaber.

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Lochaber Life – January 2020

This month’s Lochaber Life is packed full of great reads, including Ballachulish Bible Stories Revealed, The Year 2000 and Kilmallie Cemetery Uncovered.

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Lochaber Life – December 2019

This month’s Lochaber Life is packed full of great reads, including Unique gift, Lochaber Men in Kilts charity calendar, Children’s railway story and Bye Bye BA Club.

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Lochaber Life – November 2019

This month’s Lochaber Life is packed full of great reads, including Top boxing show, Barbara’s baking to improve mental health and Haldenby Strongman Challenge.

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Mull and Iona Life – Summer 2019

The Summer issue of Mull & Iona Life is packed full of great reads, including Mull eagles film wings it’s way to BBC, Estate plants native forest to save Mull’s natural world and Mull man given BEM after ‘selfless service’.

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Mull and Iona Life – Spring 2019

The Spring issue of Mull & Iona Life is packed full of great reads, including Cash Boost for Mull and Iona Projects, Mull Rally Hopes for 2019, Mull Pupil turns Teacher and Club has Focus on Rewilding Mull.

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Mull remembers…

Islanders celebrated the Battle’s Over event with an ’emotional ceremony’ at the harbour building in Tobermory on Saturday night.

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Mull and Iona Life – Autumn 2018

The Autumn issue of Mull & Iona Life is packed full of great reads, including Mull Mod’s 80th anniversary, Ulva Ferry project and Discovering why Basking Sharks come to Scotland.

West Coast Review
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West Coast Review

Here’s the June issue of The West Coast Review!
We have produced this issue as digital only – so please SHARE FAR AND WIDE!

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West Coast Review – May 2020

This month’s West Coast Review is packed full of great reads, including Learning locally – but remotely, Community Profile and Life through the Lens.

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West Coast Review – March 2020

This month’s West Coast Review is packed full of great reads, including the BID4Oban 20 page pullout, Culture Countdown at Victory Hall and Join Oban’s Big Spring Clean.

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West Coast Review – February 2020

This month’s West Coast Review is packed full of great reads, including What’s Next for Dunollie Wood?, Hope Kitchen Needs You and
Argyll Romance.

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West Coast Review – December 2019

This month’s West Coast Review is packed full of great reads, including Christmas What’s On, Shop Local for Festive Treats and Drivers Do Their Bit.

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West Coast Review – November 2019

This month’s West Coast Review is packed full of great reads, including Oban Winter Festival preview, Remember loved ones with Light up a Life and Winter What’s On.