Ardrishaig woman and friends raise £6,000 for hospital

Harris Law Ardrishaig

A woman whose toddler was treated for a brain tumour at Yorkhill Children’s Hospital has raised more than £6,000 for the Glasgow facility with the help of her friends.

Natalie Armour’s son Harris Law was diagnosed with a benign brain tumour in July and was admitted to hospital within days, where fluid was drained from the growth into his stomach.

Read about the full fund-raising venture in the Argyllshire Advertiser, December 19 2014. Also available online at <a href="

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Woman to shave hair off to raise funds for Yorkhill

Alison Mulholland

A Tighnabruaich woman inspired by the bravery of her nephew is shaving her hair off to raise money for Yorkhill Children’s Hospital in Glasgow.

Alison Mulholand’s nephew, Reece Newlands, suffers from Crohn’s Disease and Ulcerative Colitis, a disease that causes the body’s bowel system to flare up and attack itself.

Read their story in the Argyllshire Advertiser, March 14 2014 or on line at

Inveraray head shave raises thousands of pounds


Dozens of men  –  particularly firefighters  –   are wandering around Inveraray with bald heads having sacrificed their hair at Inveraray Fire Station to raise funds for Yorkhill Sick Children’s Hospital.

Find out how much was raised in the Argyllshire Advertiser, March 22 2013, and on line at

Lochgilphead fund raising day for sick kids is a hit


Gillian Darling, Ardrishaig and Susan Mills, Tarbert

TWO FUNDRAISING events took place last Saturday with the aim of raising money for Ronald McDonald House at Yorkhill Children’s Hospital. Continue reading Lochgilphead fund raising day for sick kids is a hit

Skydive for sick kids

A QUARTET of big-hearted Mid Argyll residents will hold a fundraising fun-day and dance for Yorkhill Children’s Foundation this weekend – before jumping out of a plane. Continue reading Skydive for sick kids

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