A New Season

It  has been a bad winter for the green with a heavy frost and snow putting it in the deep freeze for a month, thereby restricting growth and work on the green. However the weather has finally relented a bit, so in preparation for the coming season the green has been solid tined and verti …

A community opportunity for Ardentinny?

In response to the Forestry Commission's advertisement regarding the possible sale of  'Ardentinny Walled Garden' in last week's issue of the Dunoon Observer, Ardentinny.org contacted the Commission for further information. The Commission's officer, Ronnie Lee. advised that, as a government department, the first step was to inform and alert local community groups, such as community …

Finalised Draft Local Plan available in Village Hall

There is copy of the full Plan available for reference in Ardentinny Village Hall. The Hall will be open, as follows: Monday evening           7pm - 9pm              (during bridge) Tuesday morning          10am - 12noon        (during badminton) Wednesday evening      7pm - 9pm              (during hobbies) Thursday afternoon       3pm - 5pm             (during carpet bowls) The relevant Local Plan Ardentinny …

Mobile bookworms

Ardentinny residents are reminded that the Mid Argyll Mobile Library visits the village every 4 weeks and provides a very useful community service for all. As the service is linked to the main library database, you can join at the mobile library if you are not already a member. You can also take out or return …

A Vision for Blairmore

This weekend Blairmore Village Trust held an exhibition and consultation event in their village hall. The rationale was to consult on a wide variety of issues, i.e., - regular ferry service between Blairmore, Helensburgh. Gourock and Kilcreggan - regular ferry service between Blairmore and Arrochar - safe facilities for small boats to gain access to …