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Writers follow the path to short story success
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Writers follow the path to short story success

Footfalls features a collection of 14 short stories written by 12 authors living in Argyll and in pre-Covid times have been meeting up at The Rockfield Centre every month to share ideas and support each other’s prose and poetry.

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Oban hospital PPE within safe levels

Physiotherapy Assistant Practitioner Jenny Dairon and Theatre and Endoscopy Sister Iona MacCallum who were deployed from their usual jobs to become trained PPE Champions.

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Physios help Oban’s COVID patients return home

Derek Laidler, who has recovered from COVID-19 himself and is back at work as physiotherapist lead at Lorn and Islands Hospital, says his team are another link in the NHS chain working hard to get virus patients on the road to recovery and reunited with loved ones.

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Winners take it all

Isle of Luing Community Trust, Oban Mòd Academy and the town’s Gaelic Choir were also losers in the latest handout of funding.

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£1.96m for roads pledged

The planned capital roads programme for 2020/21 includes an allocation of £1.96m for Oban, Lorn and the Isles.