Tag: remembrance

Lest we forget
Opinion
Lest we forget

One way or another, pandemic or not, the Campbeldown community remembered them.

News
Tributes still paid across Lochaber to The Fallen

There may have been no formal remembrance services and only a few people around this year due to coronavirus restrictions but people have still managed to pay their respects and share a few memories.

News
Honouring our heroes

Today The Oban Times is asking you to stand on your doorstep or in your garden – this time to remember the sacrifice of all those who paid the ultimate price to defend our freedom.

News
Oban will remember war heroes despite Covid

The usual parade from Corran Halls to Oban War Memorial can not take place  but there will be two Acts of Remembrance going ahead with reduced numbers attending and social distancing. A service will also be live streamed.

News
Piper plays Oban’s respects

This year’s parade, saved by Oban Sea cadets and Councillor Jim Lynch after the demise of the town’s Royal British Legion in February, was one of the biggest witnessed in recent years.

News
Communities remember their war dead

Oban High School Band led the proud parade from the Corran Halls to the war memorial on the esplanade, lined by the poppy-wearing crowd of all ages.

Lochaber
Mull remembered…

Stephanie Cope reports on two memorial events that took place on Mull on Saturday – a remembrance wreath casting on the Sound of Mull, and Mull Remembers