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FROM OUR FILES, July 13 2018

Councillor Charles Kennedy said that nobody classed as a key worker had been allocated a house under his convenership of the housing committee.

Peploe painting loaned to Campbeltown
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Peploe painting loaned to Campbeltown

Frank Chinn the museum’s temporary curator said: ‘The painting is deceptively simple but it is the simplicity of a master who can reduce a complex living subject to a few brush strokes.’

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Designer pens plans for art shows

Mr Russell said: ‘There used to be a vibrant art scene in Campbeltown with shows in the town hall and work by artists such as Rosslyn Oman.’

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The Burnside Bash is back

Headliners Rattlesnake Tattoo feature Jeff Jeffrey, who previously worked with members of Simple Minds, Hue & Cry, Del Amitri and Heavy Pettin.

FROM OUR FILES, July 13 2018
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FROM OUR FILES, July 13 2018

Councillor Charles Kennedy said that nobody classed as a key worker had been allocated a house under his convenership of the housing committee.

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Down memory lane extra, June 29 2018

The shop was owned by the late Kate Black of Tangy’s father Tommy Blue and known as ‘Top Blue’s,’ ‘Bottom Blue’s’ was where Coastal Design’s shop trades on Hall Street.

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Down memory lane, June 29 2018

Thomas Melvin, engineer and machine maker, was a colourful character, who in 1847 sued Archibald Wilson, superintendant of Glasgow police establishment.

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FROM OUR FILES, June 29 2018

For what is believed to be the first time ever, the T.S. ‘Duchess of Hamilton’ turned back to Campbeltown on its outward journey on Sunday. The reason? On board was an eight-year-old Campbeltown ‘stowaway.’

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Down memory lane extra, June 23 2018

According to the DVLA the white two litre Volvo, in the foreground, was first registered in September 1977 which probably dates this photo to the early 1980s.

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Book review: I Am The Walker

Based in Fort William, Jane Robson’s second novel, I Am The Walker, begins at a pedestrian pace but soon heats up with a series of grisly murders.

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Surf and turf barbeque greets Irish sailors

One crew from Ireland, sailing Toome Raider, raced into Campbeltown Loch late on Friday evening straight towards the Kilkerran Road garden where their teammates were enjoying the hospitality.

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Preserving tales of yesteryear

The Digital Storytelling Project is part of the national Year of Young People and aims to bring together younger and older generations to share their stories and folklore tales of yesteryear.