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Donation puts community canteen on the menu
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Donation puts community canteen on the menu

Renewable energy company Drax  has donated £2,500 to The Rockfield Centre to help fund the canteen at the community owned and run cultural hub which also delivers activities for people of all ages, including art workshops, knitting groups and volunteering opportunities.

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Perfect match: Lorne gives stranger a second chance at life

When a random London number flashed up on his phone in March this year, little did Lorne Gillies know it was a call from a lifesaving charity he signed up with five years ago – telling him he was a possible match for a patient in need.

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Peter thanks his NHS heroes

Oban taxi driver Peter Miller saved tips and collected passenger donations to give to his NHS heros as a thank you for helping save his life from Covid

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Council’s donation supports community

A donation of £1,000 has been given to Oban High School toward making visors for frontline workers and another £1,000 has gone to Benderloch-based Owen Sails for materials it needs to keep making scrubs and gowns for medical staff