The closure followed an announcement earlier this year that Trust Housing Association was to move all administrative and clerical support functions to the mainland for nearly 300 homes on Arran,in a bid to save money.
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But they took it to another level when an abseiling demonstration was held at Brodick Castle.
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The rich Gaelic heritage of Arran was once again explored at the annual Fèis Arainn. All week youngsters from Arran and further afield learned to play traditional Scottish instruments whilst also absorbing themselves in the Gaelic culture of songs,poetry and drama.
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The jumping derby was originally scheduled to take place at Shedog on Sunday but was postponed because of the torrential rain and wet conditions underfoot.
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