Despite being in lockdown Cathy Potter has many happy memories of her life in Lorn to fall back on and, thanks to her daughter Kareen, can share just a few with the Oban Times ahead of her big day.
Jo Woolf, Writer in Residence at the Royal Scottish Geographical Society
To register interest in taking part, and to access the sheet music, pipers are being asked to visit www.poppyscotland.org.uk/st-valery
A daring explorer, Isabella Bird followed her heart and roamed all over the world during the late 1800s, dividing her later years between her homes in Tobermory and Edinburgh.
During the late Victorian period, there was a curious case of smallpox on the island of Mull.