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Petition urges CalMac to save space for islanders
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Petition urges CalMac to save space for islanders

The change.org petition is being swamped by supporters wanting the ferry operator to reserve just a few spaces each day on its vessels for islanders finding themselves in need of an unexpected vital trip.

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Praise for Save Lismore Ferry campaign

Argyll and Bute Council to receive £954,000 from the Scottish Government, subject to budget passing in the Scottish Parliament, for internal ferry services in 2020/21.

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Police tip off snares drink driver

Police who got an anonymous tip off that Duncan Cattanach, who runs an outdoor clothing shop on Mull, had been drinking were waiting and watched his car divert from the usual exit route coming off the ferry  from Craignure and park up in an area meant only for HGVs.

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Kerrera pals’ epic charity swim

Olly Vollum and Eachann MacGregor-Louw, both nine, braved darkness, cold water and a wintry squall to swim 900 metres back home from Gallanach on the mainland on Saturday.