Something for the Weekend 29th May 2020
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Something for the Weekend 29th May 2020

Ellis, Fiona, Steevie and Kathie blast off for another weekend of fun – Space launches, haggis hurling, Hairspray and kayak planting are all in the firing line in this weeks wayward “banterfest”

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!

Well-being benefits of a tactile garden
Leisure
Well-being benefits of a tactile garden

Sensory gardens appeal to all our senses – sight, smell, sound, taste and touch – helping to reduce stress and anxiety and providing us with a place that helps encourage wellbeing and mindfulness.

Something for the Weekend 15th May 2020
Podcasts
Something for the Weekend 15th May 2020

Join Kathie, Ellis, Fiona and Steevie as they head towards another “lockdown weekend”
Ellis may be off Magnet fishing, Steevie protecting his hobbit feet and Kathie heading into Narnia/her wardrobe but Fiona is heading (hopefully to the bowling green)

In your night garden
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In your night garden

By adding night-scented plants and soft lighting, along with pale-coloured flowers and foliage that appear to glow in the fading light, your garden will become an enticing ‘room’ to sit in at the end of the day.

Classic comfort courtesy of CalMac
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Classic comfort courtesy of CalMac

Last year the Highlands and Islands ferry operator served up an incredible 50,408 portions of their CalMac and Cheese dish aboard our their vessels and now they have shared the recipe.

Something for the Weekend 15th May 2020
Podcasts
Something for the Weekend 15th May 2020

Join Kathie, Ellis, Fiona and Steevie as they head headlong into another “lockdown weekend” with their usual banter, tips and sometimes not to serious suggestion about things to do over the weekend.

News
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.

Leisure
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.

Leisure
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.

Leisure
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’.

Leisure
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.

Leisure
Mull remembers…

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

Opinion
Morvern Lines – 16.4.20

Iain Thornber continues this three-part series based on the unpublished manuscript from the late Alastair Cameron – known locally as ‘North Argyll’ and a regular contributor to The Oban Times for over 50 years – about his next-door neighbour Calum Sinclair.

News
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!

Leisure
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.

Leisure
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.

Leisure
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.

Leisure
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.