Radio station tunes in to wireless funds

‘We need  up to £22,000 a year to keep the doors open. The biggest outlay are the mast sites at Baraskomil, Peninver, Machrihanish and Meall Mhor between Tarbert and Ardrishaig.

Carols by candlelight

Hark the Herald Angels Sing and perennial classic Away in a Manger were also included in the repertoire, although the preacher, Dr Crooks, admitted his favourite festive song is: Santa Claus is Coming to Town by Bruce Sprinsteen.

Thought for the week

The world is full of noise and we are so fortunate in Argyll that we can escape into stillness.

Santa surprise at Tayinloan party

He asked the youngsters if they liked his suit and told them that Mrs Claus has to wash it constantly because of all his outings to different parties and events.

Young Farmers dance to a decade

After a three course meal, farmers and friends kicked back and enjoyed a dance, with live music from Lochgilphead-based band, the Democrats.