Tag: charity

Firefighter steps up for pal Brian
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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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Fumiko makes a merrier Christmas

Fumiko is sending some of her merrily-made decorations to Etive House and Eader Glinn care homes and others will be going to Mary’s Meals shop in Stevenson Street for people to take home to put on their own Christmas trees in return for a donation.

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Oban fund drives blood bikes charity forward

Highland and Islands Blood Bikes has been working in this area since March and has recently been successful in completing a pilot service which means the partnership between it and NHS Highland is set to continue permanently.

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Cyclist Carol makes it up ‘Everest’

The Lochgilphead librarian, who is a member of the North Argyll Cycle Club, cycled 72 times up Glen Salloch near Barcaldine to raise  funds for Macmillan Cancer Support in memory of her dad.