Twenty-year-old Niall Kennedy from Lochgilphead has been dubbed ‘one of the hottest’men in Scotland.
He is set to appear on a 2014 calendar of some Scotland’s most handsome men following success in a Facebook competition.
Find out more in the Argyllshire Advertiser,November 29 2013 and on line at www.argyllshireadvertiser.co.uk/digital
Remembrance Day services are taking place across Mid Argyll on Sunday November 10 to honour those who have fought for their country in the past and present.
Parades and ceremonies take place in Inveraray,Argyll Caravan Park,Lochgilphead,Furnace,Lochgair,Minard,Tarbert and Ardrishaig.
For further details see the Argyllshire Advertiser,November 8 2013,also available on line at www.argyllshireadvertiser.co.uk/digital
Thousands of people turned out for the 2013 Lochgilphead Wilds of Argyll Lantern Parade despite the torrential rain.
For more read the Argyllshire Advertiser,November 8 2013,also available on line at www.argyllshireadvertiser.co.uk/digital
POLICE Scotland are stepping up patrols in Lochgilphead after a young woman was sexually assaulted in the town.
A statement released to the Argyllshire Advertiser said:‘We can confirm that police are investigating a report of a serious sexual assault in Lochgilphead involving a 22-year-old woman,which occurred in the early hours of Sunday morning,October 13.
‘Extensive enquiries are on-going and additional high visibility police patrols are present in the area to reassure the public.
‘An incident room has been set up at Lochgilphead Police Office and anyone with information can contact police by dialling 101. Alternatively they can contact Crimestoppers anonymously by dialling 0800 555 111.’
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There will always be space for children at Lochgilphead Primary School and High School despite the joint campus almost reaching capacity,Argyll and Bute Council has said.
Read the full story in this week’s Argyllshire Advertiser,also available on line at www.argyllshireadvertiser.co.uk/digital
MID ARGYLL Athletics Club could restart this autumn as more locals pledge to support the club and improved facilities look more likely.
Bill MacCallum,founder of Mid Argyll Athletics Club,has said expressions of support from parents and proposals for all-weather jump facilities at Lochgilphead Joint Campus mean running the club would be more viable.
See more in the Argyllshire Advertiser,September 6 2103 and on line at www.argyllshireadvertiser.co.uk/digital
Two leading tourism organisations have hit back at claims that Lochgilphead is losing out on trade because there is no tourist information centre in the town.
Heart of Argyll Tourism Alliance and VisitScotland have said an office is not needed because most people get their information on line
To read the full story see the Argyllshire Advertiser,August 30 2013 and on line at www.argyllshireadvertiser.co.uk/digital
Two Lochgilphead artists have been inspired to open their studio to art enthusiasts more often after the annual Artmap Argyll weekend experienced another bumper year for visitors.
Read more about George and Gill Stewart’s inspiration to open more often in the Argyllshire Advertiser,August 30 2013 and on line at www.argyllshireadvertiser.co.uk.
Lochgilphead Community Council is looking for new members –because it has to double its membership at the next election or cease to exist.
Read more about the appeal for people to come forward in the Argyllshire Advertiser,August 23 2013 and on line at www.argyllshireadvertiser.co.uk/digital
HUNDREDS of Mid Argyll residents turned out to cheer on 34 inspirational souls who strode forward bare footed on Saturday August 17 2013 to complete a fire walk to raise funds for Lochgilphead’s MS Centre.
See more photos from the event in the Argyllshire Advertiser,August 23 2013 and on line at www.argyllshireadvertiser.co.uk/digital