Leisure
Brass ‘beneath the waves’

The best brass band ensemble in Scotland in its division, Campbeltown Brass’ Junior Ensemble A takes a submarine trip beneath the waves.

Farming
Caledonian Marts sale

All classes of store hoggets were sharper on the week, selling to £91 for a pen of Tex X from W Cook, Balcachie, Girvan.

Business
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.

Campbeltown
Deferred sentence

The sheriff deffered sentence for a further four weeks for background reports. He asked for details of McCosker’s previous record in Ireland to be included.

Campbeltown
Dangerous dog

He said the dog had been to the vet a week ago for ear ache and perhaps the woman had touched its ear.

Church
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.

Church
Thought for the week

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

Districts
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.

Farming
Caledonian Marts sale

All classes of store hoggets were sharper on the week, selling to £91 for a pen of Tex X from W Cook, Balcachie, Girvan.

Farming
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.

Brass ‘beneath the waves’
Leisure
Brass ‘beneath the waves’

The best brass band ensemble in Scotland in its division, Campbeltown Brass’ Junior Ensemble A takes a submarine trip beneath the waves.

Football
Footballers’ mark of respect

Video clip of a Blues goal from a corner kick in this afternoon’s Kintyre friendly. Players and the referee held a minute’s silence, before this afternoon’s match, as a mark of respect for Duncan MacDougall.