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Lochgilphead post office on the move

pots office row lochgilpheadA row has broken out after it was revealed Lochgilphead Post Office is to shut and the services moved to a convenience store. But while the new branch will be open all hours,there are fears vital services could be lost.

Read the full story in the Argyllshire Advertiser,October 17 2014,also available online at www.argyllshireadvertiser.co.uk/digital

Tarbert builds on impressive start to the season

tarbert FCTarbert bagged another five goals for the second week in a row in a  seven-goal thriller.

They welcomed the Argyll FC outfit from Alexandria to Cil Andreis looking to build on their impressive start to the league season which saw them score five against Renfrew the previous week.

Read the full match report in the Argyllshire Advertiser, October 17 2014,also online at www.argyllshireadvertiser.co.uk/digital

Cameron digs his way into record books

cameron McNaughtonAll young boys like diggers. But Cameron McNaughton has taken this love to a whole new level.

The 13-year-old Lochgilphead teenager has become one of the youngest accredited plant operators in Scotland.

Read more about Cameron and his achievements in the Argyllshire Advertiser,also online at www.argyllshireadvertiser.co.uk/digital

Mid Argyll goes to the Royal National mod

coisir og dhailriataCoisir Og Dhailriata has had  a successful Mòd,taking one second place and two third place awards.

See more photos and reprots from the Royal National Mod 2014 in Inverness ion the Argyllshire Advertiser,October 17 2014,also online at www.argyllshireadvertiser.co.uk/digital

Sheriff officers used to recover two councillors' unpaid tax

Argyll and Bute logoSheriff officers were  used to recover unpaid council tax owed by two Argyll and Bute councillors. The shock revelation came to light after it was confirmed that five out of
36 members had failed to pay last year’s bills on time and had to be sent reminder notices.

However,the council had to go through court to recover council tax from two elected members.


Do you think Mid Argyll has reached saturation point when it comes to wind turbines in the area?

  • No (57%,4 Votes)
  • Yes (43%,3 Votes)

Total Voters:7

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