Just over six months after breaking ground, and after much speculation, Elixir Distillers has confirmed that their new Islay distillery will be called …
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Islay’s not called the Queen of the Hebrides for nothing and she’s been home to people since 8,000BC. They knew they were on to a good thing; even today the Gulf Stream keeps the climate mild compared to the mainland.
A remarkable history, breathtaking scenery and eight distilleries, what more could an island want?
It’s crunch time for councillors to decide a dispute dividing Port Ellen, over plans to build a new £1.3m community hub and motorhome park on playing fields in Islay’s biggest town, which objectors say is an unwanted ‘profit-driven’, ‘over-priced’, and ‘dangerous’ ‘vanity project’
A £1.5 million contract for upgrading four CalMac piers at Port Ellen and Port Askaig in Islay, Kennacraig and Colonsay has been awarded to UK engineering firm Mott MacDonald