Tag: land

Huge effort to save larch
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Huge effort to save larch

Forestry and Land Scotland is to step up its efforts to manage the larch killing disease Phytophthora ramorum in a bid to get on the front foot in slowing the spread of the disease

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Gifted land would bring liabilities

The original starting price was £150,000 for the job lot  including foreshore, the village green and alleyways between some houses.
Community councillors and members of the public at last week’s CC meeting heard the price had dropped to £30,000 but now the family selling it had offered to gift it all

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Consultation on Cologin Forest

Anyone living in and around Oban is invited to give their views on a proposed ten-year management plan for Cologin Forest, two miles south of the town

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Hola Seil!

Seil islanders will be asked what they think about an unofficial twinning with a town in Northern Spain that shares similarities – including its own heritage centre and bagpipes

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ACHA land on Coll sold in error

Two ACHA properties built in 2017 are on the land affected but the housing association says the transfer does not relate to them.

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Seil news round-up

Seil Community Council meeting heard land for sale at historic Ellenabeich is still on the market while seafaring businessman Stefan Fritz, who has expressed an interest in buying it, continues to weigh-up his plans to develop a heritage harbour and floating glamping pod site.

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Funding secures school buy-out bid

Breege Smith, Chairperson of Ardchattan Centre, said: ‘We are overjoyed with the award, our ambition to transform this building into the cultural and  social hub that our community desperately needs  has taken a major step forward.’