Grieving boy is saved by a goose in Seil author’s new book
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Grieving boy is saved by a goose in Seil author’s new book

The story deals with bereavement, school bullies, father-son connection, and the enormously healing power of nature and art. Illustrated with gorgeous drawings by Ishy Walters throughout, this is a story that will stay with you even after you close the book.

A Something For the Weekend Podcast 30th July 2021
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A Something For the Weekend Podcast 30th July 2021

This week after months of being starved of entertainment and live music, Kathie could hardly contain herself when The Camans frontman Craig McIntyre got in touch to invite her along to the band’s first official post-lockdown gig at Inverrary George Hotel.

Our Island Stories
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Our Island Stories

The Scottish Islands Festival and Screen Argyll have teamed up to launch Our Island Stories – the first film festival for and by young islanders in Scotland

Kilmartin opens treasure hunt trail
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Kilmartin opens treasure hunt trail

Based at 12 sites in and around Kilmartin Glen and Knapdale, this self-guided trail takes you on an amazing journey through the cultural and natural heritage world of mid Argyll

Business support, just the job
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Let’s get back to work! Whether you want to get a foot on the first step of the ladder, have been made redundant or are yearning to retrain, there is help available. The UK Government is working hand-in-hand with businesses to offer opportunities to young people.

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Let’s get back to work! Whether you want to get a foot on the first step of the ladder, have been made redundant or are yearning to retrain, there is help available. The UK Government is working hand-in-hand with businesses to offer opportunities to young people.

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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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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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Kilmartin opens treasure hunt trail

Based at 12 sites in and around Kilmartin Glen and Knapdale, this self-guided trail takes you on an amazing journey through the cultural and natural heritage world of mid Argyll

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A ‘work of art’ still growing strong

The roses are in bloom and flowerbeds are full to overflowing at Seil’s An Cala garden – a historic haven enclosed by the rock amphitheatre of Ellanabeich. As visitors begin flocking again to Scotland’s West Coast, The Oban Times interviews An Cala’s owner Sheila Downie, who has tended the gardens for more than 30 years, and is still going strong.

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Kerry beams her message from the ocean depths

The GRAB Trust will be working in partnership with the Darwin200 project, Marine Conservation, Society and several other ocean conservation organisations to supervise and conduct ocean research during the voyage.

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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.