Ardentinny's artists had a busy time over the weekend with the opening of their studios to the public as part of the excellent Cowal Open Studios event. With some 30+ artists participating this year, the annual event is the largest ever. Three Ardentinny artists welcomed visitors during the 4-day event: Guy Elder (wood), Freda Waldapfel (oil …
This dead bird was found on Ardentinny Beach today. Can anyone identify the species? Possibly some type of Skua?
Ardentinny beach earlier this week.
The luxury Glen Massan at anchor off Ardentinny tonight. While the MOD Police launches from nearby Coulport continue their regular patrols of Loch Long.
The River Finart in spate today during the early evening storm.
Updated: 17 September. On Wednesday 8th September Ardentinny Community Trust Directors made a self-funded visit to Bute Produce, Rothesay's community garden. There, Project Manager, Billy Miller and Horticultural Coordinator Chris Helm, took them on a tour of the garden, explaining how the project had evolved. They then kindly hosted a Q&A session with a view …
Minutes of meeting 24/8/10.
The Forestry Commission has confirmed that the chemical spraying signage near the beach picnic area relates to the control of Japanese Knotweed. The chemical used was Roundup Pro Biactive, applied at recommended rates. You can download a useful guide on identifying and controlling Knotweed here (pdf 953kb).