Western Ardnamurchan go to Holyrood

Posted by on Feb 26, 2012 in Local News | 2 comments

Western Ardnamurchan go to Holyrood

Quote from Gael Cameron “The team of amazing West Ardnamurchan representatives who went to Holyrood today to speak to Nicola Sturgeon have had a Fantastic result. Public appologies from the NHS/SAS and we will have emergency cover in place asap and 3 fully trained professionals will be put inplace as the Job/s will be advertised nationwide..Look what can be achieved when a community sticks together. Nicola Sturgeon has even said she will come to Ardnamurchan when the new model is in place. RESULT! WELL DONE...

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Threat to Ferry service!!

Posted by on Feb 6, 2012 in Local News | 380 comments

Threat to Ferry service!!

Please see below a joint statement released today by West Ardnamurchan Community Council and Ardnamurchan Tourist Association in reaction to the Scottish Ferries Plan, published yesterday (available here ). The Scottish Government are seeking community’s views on the proposal so please please write to let them know what a disaster the removal of the vehicle ferry would be for us. An online questionnaire is available here, or responses and comments can be sent to Transport Scotland at the address at the bottom of...

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Write up from the Press & Journal

Posted by on Feb 4, 2012 in Local News | 10 comments

Write up from the Press & Journal

As the crow flies, it is easy to reach Ardnamurchan: face west and drive as far as you can across Scotland and stop before you reach the sea. Next stop is Canada, if you miss the turnoff. In reality, it is a long and winding road to the isles, taking in some of Scotland’s most beautiful sights on the way, including the towering grandeur of the Ben Nevis range, the Glenfinnan landing place of Bonnie Prince Charlie and the railway viaduct immortalised in the Harry Potter films. But when you reach your destination,...

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Train through Glencoe the best way to travel

Posted by on Feb 2, 2012 in Things to do in the area | Comments Off on Train through Glencoe the best way to travel

Train through Glencoe the best way to travel

I went to the Scottish Trade Fair at the SECC on last Monday & Tuesday got some great contacts for greeting cards & pottery for the Gallery. Traveled by train, I highly recommend it, beautiful scenery, snow & blue skies. It is great to know that the Euston to Fort William sleeper is no longer threatened by cut backs.

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Ardnamurchan walks

Posted by on Feb 1, 2012 in Local News | 2 comments

Ardnamurchan walks

Great Ardnamurchan Walk (146) Beaches Bobbles & Beinn Bhuidhe 12km. A Great walk from Sanna, through Sonachan Woodlands on to the hills following the ridge down along the beach at Bay MacNeil, up to the old coastguard, down to Portuairk and back to Sanna, dry sunny & cold, BRILLANT

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