News
St Columba’s reveals new catchment area

The whole mainland area of Oban High Schools catchment area is now covered in the new catchment area as well as islands that do not require hostel accommodation for their children.

News
Islay birthday gift boosts diecast show donations

Heather Campbell from Bowmore was so moved when she read about Brian’s Motor Neurones battle in The Oban Times and how the diecast model show was trying to help, that she asked wellwishers to donate money instead of giving her birthday presents.

News
Charity has heart to heart with public

ABCD (Argyll Beats Cardiovascular Disease) organised a number of have-a-go demonstrations at Lorn and Isles Hospital on Sunday to raise awareness of its work.

Farming
Appreciate us or lose us

That’s the message from NFUS vice-president Martin Kennedy as he uses his blog to highlight the uphill battle Scotland’s farmers and crofters are facing.

News
Allan’s Mod

Ailean Caimbeul from this year’s Royal National Mod in Dunoon.