Tag: Ben Nevis

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January ends with a flurry of activity for Lochaber Mountain Rescue Team

The substantial helicopter activity around Ben Nevis at the weekend, however, has  drawn a complaint of excessive disturbance with one local resident claiming that on one of the weekend’s rescues, the Coastguard helicopter flew low over his house no less that 28 times until the early hours of the morning.

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Firefighter steps up for pal Brian

Retired firefighter Brian MacDonald was just 43 when he lost his MND battle in July last year, once gyms can reopen his friend Grant Carnachan is taking on a fundraising charity in his memory

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Ben Nevis holiday park unveils its new £500k facelift

The couple’s plans for 2021 include the addition of further pods and lodges, as well as the regeneration of the reception area, to include a bistro-style café and shop stocking essentials, with a projected spend of an additional £750,000 in order to facilitate these upgrades.

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Clean-up crews in action on the Ben and in the Glen

By splitting into smaller teams a lot of good work was done, including strimming back some of the rampant vegetation along the path and the pond banks, digging out the side drains, sweeping the leaves and of course clearing litter.