Team at dialysis unit are outstanding

Staff at the Campbeltown Dialysis Unit were named the outstanding team at this year’s Argyll and Bute Health and Social Care Partnership (HSCP) staff excellence awards last Friday.

Campbeltown memorial lights up red

Armed Forces charity Poppyscotland is looking to ‘light up red’ the whole of Scotland in a thoroughly modern display of both Remembrance and awareness of the 2019 Scottish Poppy Appeal.

Cash pours in for creamery bid

A crowd-funding campaign by a dairy farmers trying to save Campbeltown Creamery has smashed its initial target in just 72 hours.

Supermarket deal is just the tonic

Morrisons has chosen Kintyre Botanical Gin to be sold in its west of Scotland stores as part of a programme to put more local food and drink on customers’ plates.

Church to hire Gaelic expert

The consultant will need to be fluent in Gaelic, understand Gaelic culture and have knowledge of theology and the Bible. 

Conversation café comes to Islay

The HSCP is committed to working with people to ensure their views can improve services and looks forward to coming together with the community at these exciting new events to ensure everyone has the opportunity to learn about, discuss, and provide feedback about new services.

Raising awareness of rural crime

The SPARC-branded tractor will be at Arran Agricultural Show on August 7, Islay Show the following day, Mid Argyll Show on August 10 and Dalmally on September 7.

NFUS at Tory fringe

The event focused on a new agricultural policy for Scotland and how Scottish farmers and crofters can be supported post-Brexit.

It’s the end for book festival

As there will not be a festival, the money raised from the quiz will be donated to Campbeltown Grammar School to be spent on books or book-related events.