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Arrochar & Tarbet's Community Spirit Praised

How wonderful is the Arrochar and Tarbet Community Development Trust’s Generation Communities Group? The group, made up of children and elder members, came together at the end of February to create this kindness tree, at Arrochar primary school.

Conservative support for local news media

A bid by the Scottish Conservatives to provide critical support to Scotland’s local news providers has been successfully passed, providing increased assistance for one of the country’s most under-pressure industries.

National Trust vital for Highlands and Islands

Highlands and Islands MSP Donald Cameron has said that it is vitally important for the Highlands and Islands that a Government taskforce is successful in securing the future of the National Trust for Scotland (NTS).

Survey reveals bullying and harassment.

NHS Highland and Argyll and Bute Health and Social Care Partnership (HSCP) have offered a sincere apology to colleagues in Argyll and Bute who indicated in a survey that they have experienced bullying and harassment.

“Clear line of sight” out of lockdown for elderly required says Cameron

Highlands and Islands MSP Donald Cameron has emphasised the need to provide elderly people with a “clear line of sight” to take them through the coronavirus pandemic.

After speaking along the same lines during a debate in the Scottish Parliament earlier this week, Mr Cameron said:

Community comes together for Arinagour pupils

Members of the local community on Coll have teamed up with teachers at Arinagour Primary School to provide island pupils with a wide variety of remote learning challenges during lockdown.