Scottish Community Re:investment Trust to transform 3rd sector finances

Launched today, the Scottish Community Re:Investment Trust is a new independent charity aiming to transform Continue reading

Small hours medevac for Oban lifeboat

Oban RNLI’s volunteer lifeboat crew launched in the early hours this morning, 13th November, in a medevac to Kerrera. Continue reading

Sir John Murray Legacy celebration on Friday marks SAMS’ 130 years existence to date

To mark 130 years since its beginnings, the Scottish Association for Marine Science [SAMS] near Oban, is holding a celebratory Continue reading

Oban lifeboat on shout to yet another grounded yacht

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Oban’s RNLI lifeboat launched this morning, 6th October, to the aid of a yacht with two people onboard that had run aground Continue reading

Murphy campaign: Why waste time apologising?

Jim Murphy’s campaign for the Leadership of Scottish Labour began today with the sophist ritual humiliation Continue reading

Launch of a Credit Union for Cowal

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This is a significant development in the campaign to move accessible and responsible lending away from the horrors Continue reading

Oban lifeboat launch to aid of yacht with prop fouled in creel buoy rope

Mora Edith MacDonald, the Oban RNLI Lifeboat, launched at 10’33 this morning [17th October 2014] to assist a 37 foot yacht Continue reading

Trail West for Strontian launch of investment opportunity in Sunart Community Hydro Scheme

DSCF0437 copy This Friday, 3rd October, Sunart, in the Ardnamurchan peninsula, will see the Community Share Offer for the Sunart Hydro Scheme launched Continue reading