Local News

Quick resolution at Port Charlotte bus shelter

Great news, the over grown Port Charlotte bus shelter has been tidied up by our hard working roads department.

The bus shelter no longer resembles an abandoned and overgrown green house. I am very pleased that after I complained to our roads department the problem was quickly resolved.

Local roads undermined by broken drains and water pipes

I was delighted to attend yet another successful surgery in Portnahaven yesterday where I heard numerous local concerns and saw first hand the condition of local roads which continue to be undermined by broken drains and water pipes.

Warm welcome for new Prime Minister

Boris Johnson MP has received many warm congratulations on his success in the Conservative leadership election, becoming the new prime minister today.

Coast Guard and CalMac training exercise

I was delighted to be present for the latest Coast Guard training operation involving the Coast Guard helicopter crew and the crew of Cal Mac ship Finlaggan, on the sailing from Kennacraig to Islay.

A huge thanks to all of our Coast Guard crews, engineers and support staff.

MSP welcome for shinty funding

Highlands and Islands MSP Donald Cameron has celebrated the award of more than £2,000 to an Argyll shinty club by putting a motion to the Scottish Parliament.