Tag: islay

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‘Water’ special delivery for Islay

The new waterworks, transported all the way from Rosshire Engineering’s specialist factory in Muir of Ord where it was built and partially commissioned off-site, will provide capacity for an additional 70,000 litres of clear, fresh drinking water each day.

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Overflowing bins cause concern on Islay

Island councillor Alastair Redman says he has been receiving many emails and phone calls from residents worried that household waste bags are being put in the public bins which is exasperating the problem.

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Plea made to respect island cemetery

Distress is being caused to the relatives of people buried at Kilnaughton Cemetery on Islay because rabbits are getting back in through cut meshing and digging under graves.

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Islay repairs are below par, says Redman

Weedkilling has damaged areas of the green area, destroying some of the grass and Councillor Redman said he was disappointed to be told the council has no intention of re-seeding it.