Tag: outdoor

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Kilbowie community buy out mooted

The idea, still in its  early infancy, was raised at the last Oban Commnty Council meeting held on Zoom as part of a discussion about the fate of the centre at Gallanach.

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Kilbowie demolition would be vandalism says MSP

North Lanarkshire Council’s recent decision to close its ‘great facility’ in Oban was already ‘educational vandalism’ but it would be ‘doubly wrong’ to vandalise the site as well, says MSP Michael Russell.

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Kilbowie Outdoor Centre to shut

Its future was decided by just one vote after North Lanarkshire councillors narrowly voted for its closure at a policy and strategy meeting last week.

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Outdoor centre faces axe again

Last year the centre in Gallanach Road dodged being axed as part of owners North Lanarkshire Council’s budget cuts but its fate is now back up for debate at the end of this month.

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Water-taxi plan will bring pier back to life

Tobermory Harbour Association (THA) has come up with an ambitious regeneration  plan to breathe life back into a historic pier at Aros that dates back to the early 19th century and was rebuilt around 30 years ago.