Final stage for Inverawe woodland transfer
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Final stage for Inverawe woodland transfer

Inverawe Community Woodland  is now in the last stage of acquiring 15 acres of forestry land off the A85 beside the River Awe so people in the area can enjoy it for walking and leisure for generations to come.

Something for the Weekend 7th August 2020
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Something for the Weekend 7th August 2020

Fiona, Kathie, Ellis and Martin deliver happy tidings during their regular Friday morning chat. New arrivals, exam results and weather are just some of the topics discussed by the team this week

News
New boutique hotel for Oban

The aim is to raise the bar for guest accommodation and provide a high standard, said general manager Ioana Moldovan.

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Fellowship recognition for Rotary

The Lochaber branch received an award after funding new equipment for Acharacle Brownies, the new Unit that covers Ardnamurchan and Moidart.

Farming
Supporting green innovation in farming

The new funding will drive forward innovation in farming and food production and help agricultural businesses contribute to the green economic recovery by farming more sustainably.

Farming
Time to discuss agri-environment future measures is right now

Future agri-environment measures must enable farmers and crofters to play their key role in managing a significant majority of Scotland’s environmental interests, writes Environment and Land Use committee chairman, Angus MacFadyen, a hill farmer from near Oban.

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Police to target Arisaig to Morar road this weekend

‘My officers will be engaging with visitors and explaining community concerns, as well as reminding drivers of the dangers of morning after drink driving following a camping trip’ – Inspector Isla Campbell

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Skye MSP visits island’s new hospital site

The £20 million Skye, Lochalsh and South West Ross Community Hospital – which is due to open next year – will include 24 beds, an emergency department, x-ray and ultrasound services, a midwife-led community maternity unit and an infusion suite. 

Something for the Weekend 7th August 2020
Podcasts
Something for the Weekend 7th August 2020

Fiona, Kathie, Ellis and Martin deliver happy tidings during their regular Friday morning chat. New arrivals, exam results and weather are just some of the topics discussed by the team this week

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Something for the Weekend 31st July 2020

More madcap banter from the OT team this week including Kathie having quandaries over whether or not to curb her wanderlust this weekend as she ponders a day trip to Gigha, Ellis needs to decide quick whether or not to dash back to the charity shop to buy that chunk of carved wood that no words ‘not even for Ellis’ can describe and Martin is Ballachulish-bound – but not in an inflatable kayak.

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Something for the Weekend 10th July 2020

Some more silly banter about what the team is thinking about doing this weekend Ellis, Fiona and Steevie are back with their interesting mix of chat and information and recommendations.