Following the demise of the area’s Community Council in 2019 the charity has experienced a radical change in its fortunes.
The weekend’s event is normally an annual event, but due to Covid restrictions it has not taken place for a few years.
Paying tribute this week, Caol and Mallaig ward councillor Allan Henderson, said Lochiel would be ‘greatly missed’ in the role of lord lieutenant.
The proposed redevelopment of the garden is a result of discussions between the Commando Veterans’ Association and the Royal Marines
‘Imagine handling the actual banknotes created for the anticipated Jacobite world of the mid-18th century,’ said museum curator, Vanessa Martin.
The item was identified as an historic three-inch mortar which was subsequently removed and disposed of at a safe location
Even during lockdown, The Braes has appeared every other month, recording the
magnificent response within the community to a year of unprecedented turmoil, pain
As befits a former officer with the Queen’s Own Cameron Highlanders, Lt Col Cameron’s special day was marked with a visit by a piper from the 7th Battalion (51st Highland), The Royal Regiment of Scotland, which is based in Queen’s Barracks in Perth.