[Update 00.01] Weather. Roads. Ferries. Information sources.
Two shouts in 5 hours for Oban lifeboat last nightAugust 1st, 2014
Oban lifeboat, the Mora Edith Macdonald, was launched twice in 5 hours yesterday, 31st July: the first at
Challenge to Scottish Government: Change the everyday racist discrimination that asks how civilised is Scotland?August 1st, 2014
We have passed laws to prevent football hooligans singing sectarian songs in the heat of football matches, usually between 'the old firm' of Celtic and Rangers.
SNH publishes guidance for standardised visualistions of proposed wind farmsJuly 31st, 2014
Scottish Natural Heritage [SNH] has today published updated guidance on the visual representation of wind farms
Needs of Argyll dialysis patients championed by MSP and Chair of Kidney Support GroupJuly 31st, 2014
Jamie McGrigor, Highlands & Islands MSP and South Kintyre Councillor, Donald Kelly, who chairs the Kidney Support
Free entry to 2014 Cowal Highand Gathering for Cowal primary pupilsJuly 30th, 2014
Cowal Highland Gathering is providing local families with another incentive to join the thousands of people
Usain Bolt, the Times report and the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth GamesJuly 30th, 2014
Katie Gibbons, a journalist for The Times newspaper, reported that the world's top men's sprint wizard, Usain Bolt,
McGrigor to raise Highlands & Islands broadband provision at Question Time next weekJuly 30th, 2014
Jamie McGrigor, Highlands & Islands Conservative MSP, will, in next week's brief return to business
HMS Argyll in services of remembrance In West Indies as Edinburgh Drumhead service nearsJuly 30th, 2014
HMS Argyll, on tour in the West Indies, has recently paid visits to both Antigua and Montserrat, with its crew present
Scottish Water to invest £1.2m to counter flooding in Helensburgh’s East King StreetJuly 29th, 2014
Scottish Water's customers in Helensburgh are about to benefit from a £1.2m investment in environmental improvement
Argyll pipe bands at the Scottish ChampionshipsJuly 29th, 2014
The fourth major pipe band championship of the year, the Scottish, took place on Saturday 26th July at Levengrove Park
Oban lifeboat launches to investigate empty canoeJuly 29th, 2014
This morning, 29th July, the skipper of a local fishing boat reported finding an empty canoe
Mount Stuart Trust event on major development project for ButeJuly 29th, 2014
The Mount Stuart Trust is to hold an exhibition to showcase a major development project on the Isle of Bute
Police Scotland Lochgilphead: Police reports for week to 29th July 2014July 29th, 2014
Disturbance At 9.45pm on 23 July 2014 a 23 yr old male was arrested following a disturbance in
Bounce and BBQ in Luss on 3rd AugustJuly 29th, 2014
Luss & Arden Community Development Trust are hosting a fundraising family fun day at
John MacGregorJuly 28th, 2014
Where does one start? Oban businessman, John MacGregor who had so recently won the Oban North and Lorn by-election to Argyll and Bute Council, died suddenly earlier today, 28th July 2014.
Martin Briscoe: 29th July BBC Radio 4 on bandits in LochaberJuly 28th, 2014
These particular bandits are not a matter of concern today, though - but are of historic interest.
Managed protest at Pacific Quay shames pro-indy campaignJuly 28th, 2014
The political campaigns for and against Scottish independence were supposed to have operated a ceasefire
Oban lifeboat: two shouts in one outingJuly 27th, 2014
The Oban lifeboat, the Mora Edith Macdonald, was tasked today, 26th July, by Stornoway Coastguard
Andy Mahon: update on Draken Harald Hårfagre progressJuly 25th, 2014
This is just a quick update to say that the stepping of the replica viking warship's mast at Liverpool
Unforgettable Gold for Neil Fachie and Craig MacLean in Men’s 1000m Time Trial B2 TandemJuly 25th, 2014
Neil Fachie - already Paralympic and World Champion in this discipline - and his powerhouse pilot, Craig MacLean,
Argyll and Bute planning applications for week to 25th July 2014July 25th, 2014
No nationalist politicisation of the Games?July 25th, 2014
It was revealed late last night that the Ministry of Defence [MoD] had been approached with a request
IMF in 4th upward revision of United Kingdom economic growth forecastsJuly 25th, 2014
The International Monetary Fund [IMF] has revised upwards - for the fourth time in a row - its forecasts
‘Moving Minds’ at Auchindrain Township: Friday 25th JulyJuly 25th, 2014
Auchindrain Township has a very worthwhile new exhibition, Moving Minds, opening at the township at midday today, 25th July
Golds, Silver and pain in the poolJuly 24th, 2014
Tolcross International Swimming Centre this evening, 24th July, spread out the full deck of cards for fully committed athletes.
Brownlee brothers inspirationally unbeatable in the Triathlon – with a new Scottish starJuly 24th, 2014
England's Alastair and Jonnie Brownlee creamed the 2014 Commonwealth Games Men's Triathlon in a spectacular looking Strathclyde Country Park
A Commonwealth curiosityJuly 24th, 2014
With the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow making the Commonwealth itself a focus of considerable interest -
Argyll meets up with Portland off Puerto RicoJuly 24th, 2014
One was at the start of her deployment to the Caribbean, the other at the end of hers to the South Atlantic.
South Arran now Scotland’s only community-led MPAJuly 24th, 2014
The south of the Isle of Arran is now, 24th July 2014, a marine protected area [MPA], following a Scottish Government announcement.