Members of St Margaret’s Church came together to mark the start of the festive season with a coffee afternoon and Christmas fair.
See more photos from community events around Mid Argyll in the Advertiser,November 29 2013,which is also available on line at www.argyllshireadvertiser.co.uk/digital
Mid Argyll shinty teams carried home the silverware from the Marine Harvest National Shinty Awards with the area’s teenagers leading the way.
Find out more in the Argyllshire Advertiser,November 8 2013,also available on line at www.argyllshireadvertiser.co.uk/digital
PATIENTS may be able to speak to specialist consultants via video link at Mid Argyll Community Hospital as part of a shake up of rural healthcare.
It has been announced that the hospital and surrounding GP practices will be tasked with working more closely together,making better use of technology and training in a bid to overcome challenges facing the NHS in remote areas.
Read the full story in the Argyllshire Advertiser,September 6 2013 and 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
The last of Mid Argyll’s summer gala weekends and fun days were held this weekend.
Villagers in Ford and Furnace came together on Saturday and Sunday in a show of community spirit as the final days of summer draw to a close.
Read more about it and see all the photos from the event in the Argyllshire Advertiser,September 6 2013 and on line at www.argyllshireadvertiser.co.uk/digital
Five new born beaver kits have been spotted at the Scottish Beaver Trial in Knapdale,which it is hoped could bring visitors to Mid Argyll.
Read more about the kits in the Argyllshire Advertiser,August 16 2013 and on line at www.argyllshireadvertiser.co.uk/digital
The mixed weather at the 116th annual Mid Argyll Agricultural Show did not stop farmers turning out in force with their animals,which left judges impressed with the standard of entries.
As well as livestock there was home produce and entertainment for all. See the Argyllshire Advertiser,August 16 2013 for more photos and a report from the event. Also available on line at www.argyllshireadvertiser.co.uk/digital
Three talented musicians from Mid Argyll will pick up their instruments and have audiences up on their feet as they perform in the annual Argyll Ceilidh Trail.
Read more about the ceilidh trail in the Argyllshire Advertiser, August 2 2013 and on line at www.argyllshireadvertiser.co.uk/digital
The success of Andy Murray in this year’s Wimbledon Championships has encouraged youngsters and their parents in Tarbert to rally together to save their tennis court.
Read the full story in the Argyllshire Advertiser,July 26 2103 and on line at www.argyllshireadvertiser.co.uk/digital