Tag: remembrance

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.

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.

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

Kay McDonald: Around Oban – week 45

We’re approaching Remembrance Day again with a Garden of Remembrance on the Esplanade next to West Coast Motors where you can place crosses tomorrow (Friday November 8) at 3pm and Monday 11th at 11am. 

Mull pupils get on board with Bud

Known as Bud, PoppyScotland’s transforms into a contemporary exhibition, designed to give people a deeper understanding of the poppy symbol.

Mull remembers…

Islanders celebrated the Battle’s Over event with an ’emotional ceremony’ at the harbour building in Tobermory on Saturday night.