Artist’s residencies over the past month have made for a very special creative and international community at the North End of Iona
Islanders are refusing to work with the council’s internal inquiry into the parking charges because the same council officials and specific councillors responsible for the ‘flawed’ management exercise would be carrying out a review of their own work.
A call at last week’s Oban, Lorn and Isles Area Committee for an independent inquiry was defeated by just one vote.
Argyll and Bute Council’s Chief Executive apologised unreservedly in a letter to both remote communities for a flawed parking-management exercise but campaigners want to hear it in person.
Lessons have been learned, says council boss.
Campaigners have crowfunded in readiness for this legal challenge which has now begun.
Argyll and Bute HSCP says Oban-based Lorn Medical Centre has been awarded the General Medical Services contract for the Mull and Iona Medical Group.