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War heroes remembered

Sunday’s parade from the Corran Halls to the war memorial on the Esplanade did the town proud said Oban councillor Jim Lynch.

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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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Pink Shop gets a hero’s mention

Shop owner Campbell Munro said the heroes were the ‘big team’ of volunteers who all played their part in getting ‘hundreds and hundreds’ of deliveries out to people across the community, including to North Connel and Bonawe.

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Honouring our heroes

Today The Oban Times is asking you to stand on your doorstep or in your garden – this time to remember the sacrifice of all those who paid the ultimate price to defend our freedom.

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Winning chance for unsung heroes

What would normally take months to set up was up and running in just ten days. As well as a helpline offering a friendly listening ear, about 45,000 food parcels, other essential shopping supplies and medication drop-offs were also delivered during the pandemic.

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Community heroes

Here are just some of the special mentions we have been asked to make.