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Noise and mess causedby flocks of birds around Campbeltown have to finally be addressed, according to a councillor
Several areas of the town, including residential schemes, have been affected by loud calls and droppings from crows and gulls.
Read the full story in the Campbeltown Courier, May 29 2015, also available online.
The second annual Campbeltown Malts Festival took place last week, with the town’s three distilleries working together to celebrate the quality whiskies the area has to offer.
Held from May 20 to May 22, the 2015 festival was the busiest yet, attracting visitors to the town and contributing to the local economy.
For more from the malts festival, see the Campbeltown Courier, May 29 2015, also available online.
A thousand-strong mob roamed Campbeltown on Sunday – but it was a procession of joy as the tenth Mull of Kintyre 10k and half-marathon races provided another magic weekend.
A wonderful, colourful mix began their miles of running, jogging and walking – in the name of charity, fun, and personal glory – from a windy Campbeltown Loch.
For more photos, the full report and results, see the Campbeltown Courier, May 29 2015. Also available online.
A group of volunteers swept through Campbeltown Sunday ahead of a bustling week for the town. Fifteen hardy volunteers
took part, collecting eight bags of rubbish, numerous sandbags, traffic cones, and even a fridge in a bid to clean up the town just days before the Campbeltown Malts Festival and week before the 10th annual Mull of Kintyre Run.
Read the full story in the Campbeltown Courier, May 22, 2015. Also available online.
Site manager Graham Sopp
AN 18th-century bell proved a huge surprise for workmen during the restoration of Campbeltown Town Hall.
Eric Spence, Campbeltown Town Hall project coordinator, said: ‘During the renovation of the spire, we found a magnificent old brass bell, turned green with verdigris caused by exposure to air.’
Read the full story in the Campbeltown Courier, May 15 2015, also available online from the same date.
A bed and breakfast owner has renewed calls to have a big row of recycling bins removed from outside the Co-op in Longrow, Campbeltown.
‘It is not much of a view for my guests or other visitors to the town,’ said Angela Cassidy of Feorlin B&B.
‘It is even more unsightly when bags of rubbish burst and there is litter everywhere.’
For the full story see the Campbeltown Courier, May 15 2015
also available online.
Whisky connoisseurs will find plenty to tempt their taste buds at Campbeltown’s Malts Festival next week.
Tastings and tours celebrating malts and the art of distilling begin with Glen Scotia’s first open day on May 20 and finishes on Friday, May 22.
For the second year Campbeltown’s three distilleries will work together to celebrate the malts produced at each.
For more details, see the Campbeltown Courier, May 15 2015, also available online from the same date.
Kintyre patients who are forced to endure nightmare journeys for lifesaving dialysis treatment will be able to get treatment at Campbeltown within three months instead.
A meeting organised by Kintyre Kidney Dialysis Campaign heard the NHS Highland’s pledge the town’s hospital would be able to deliver dialysis care by August.
Read the full story in the Campbeltown Courier, May 8 2015, also available online.