The chairman expressed the community council’s disappointment about the absence of Highland councillors, none of whom had attended any meeting since their election.
Mr Perriam added that the website was originally conceived as a medium to facilitate the forthcoming community Consultation and Action Plan.
Chairman John Fotheringham told those attending that the new community council had its inaugural meeting on February 15 2022 after 27 months in temporary abeyance.
Erecting a beacon at the Commando Memorial to commemorate the Queen’s Platinum
Jubilee had not been possible, members heard, but Jahama Highland Estates has offered to host the event on its land.
The chairman thanked both Councillors Henderson and Rixson for their service as Highland councillors and in particular for their tremendous support to the community council.
Lochaber links to special consignment of iconic commando knives made for military unit’s 50th anniversary
Paul’s Macdonald Armouries handcrafts the largest range of high quality Fairbairn-Sykes British Commando knives available worldwide today, but so popular were they proving that Paul had to stop taking orders a number of years ago when he had enough work for the next decade.
Previous chairman John Fotheringham will once again take the top slot reprising his former role, while the secretary will be Christine Clephan and the treasurer will be Ian Langley.
The weekend’s event is normally an annual event, but due to Covid restrictions it has not taken place for a few years.