Hurtigruten is in contact with all guests that were on board MS Roald Amundsen’s July 17 and 24 departures.
This project was made possible with funding from the EU Leader Rural Development Fund and Scottish Natural Heritage.
‘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
Thanks to the generous support of the community, Lochaber Rotary has provided
several Shelter Boxes over the years and those attending the Lochaber Agricultural
Show have become used to seeing a box with tent, stove and other items on display.
Following on from this success, Dawn has staged a further two fundraising quizzes in July in aid of Mallaig Pool & Leisure Centre and Mallaig FC, raising over £250 in donations.
Local Highland councillor Denis Rixson (Caol and Mallaig) added that previous attempts to lessen the visual impact had not worked because the cliff face was too steep.
The graves include three men from the 6th Battalion of The Black Watch, killed in May, 1940, trying to hold off German forces and cover the withdrawal to Dunkirk.
The last few days of July and the first few of August had been spent on the Du Teillay on covert operations, sending out messages and receiving key players for meetings about the fledgling rising.