Dead in the water: Oban transit marina

This morning, 15th April, saw the dead end of eight years of dedicated effort by a team that have taken all sorts of abuse and misrepresentation Continue reading

How to kill one of the most important businesses for Oban: Arygll and Bute Council strikes again


Argyll and Bute Council’s most pressing responsibility right now and into the future is economic development related to repopulation. Continue reading

Castle Toward: Councillor McCuish’s judgment may be disputable but he has played a straight bat

Before the 18th December meeting of the council’s Policy & Resources Committee meeting [which was to discuss the price at which Castle Toward Continue reading

Isle of Luing gets consent for Spanish slate to roof its Atlantic Islands Centre

At the meeting of Argyll and Bute Council’s Planning Committee today, Councillor Roddy McCuish put forward a motion Continue reading

‘Voice of Oban’ letter now with Police Scotland in Oban

The letter circulated yesterday on which For Argyll published earlier today, purporting to be ‘The Voice of Oban’, Continue reading

‘Voice of Oban’ a clear SNP smear attempt on Councillor Roddy McCuish

A long anonymous tract was circulated electronically yesterday – as ‘The Voice of Oban’, graced by no names but working hard to smear Continue reading

Council Leader to be cleared by Commissioner for Ethical Standards in Public Life

A Hollyrood source has tipped off For Argyll that Argyll and Bute Council Leader, Dick Walsh, is to be cleared Continue reading

Bit of fun at last night’s Mull hustings for Oban, South and the Isles by-election

An audience of around 25 at Craignure Village Hall last night, 6th May, saw in action all five candidates Continue reading

Major private sector investment in Kerrera’s Oban Marina a dynamic boost to local economy

In one of the most exciting entrepreneurial developments in the Oban area for some time, Peter Weir of Oban Marina, Continue reading