‘You only need to ‘Google’ electric ferries to see how common they are becoming in Norway, Canada etc. It seems an obvious choice for a short trip ferry in a carbon neutral Highlands,’ said Councillor Ben Thompson.
Born in Scotland’s capital city, author David Munro’ roots are thoroughly implanted in Ardrishaig, his latest novel reveal his experience of different cultures and his penchant for producing creative literature in which tales of adventure and mystery arise.
In a statement following the meeting, the council said at this time the level of risk it faces is greater than perhaps ever before. The risks cover those to staff staff and their health and wellbeing, to the health, safety and wellbeing of local communities and risks to the provision of essential council services.
Councillor Denis Rixson (Caol and Mallaig) said it was perhaps inevitable that as the lockdown was slightly relaxed, a number of people ‘escaped’ to the countryside.
The Garden Aid service is for older or disabled tenants who do not have anyone to help them cut their grass.
The risk index and associated interactive map shows significant differences between Scottish communities, and suggests a phased, geographic easing of lockdown should be considered by the Scottish Government.
The Mallaig Fishermen’s Mission may also be able to access further financial support and grants specifically to help families and fishermen’s children.
As well as the fridge and freezer, there are dried and tinned goods, and a selection of books for both children and adults and the larder is open from 9am-1pm Monday to Saturday.
The operator of the Jacobite steam train, which doubled as the Hogwarts Express in the Harry Potter movies, has accused Lochaber MP Ian Blackford of acting like the famous boy wizard’s sworn enemy Lord Voldemort after a row over bookings during the coronavirus lockdown.