A proposal to consider building a crematorium on Arran is being explored.
A fundraising event held at Lamlash church hall last Saturday raised more than £634 for Alzheimer’s Scotland. The coffee morning was well attended by visitors and supporters, including Cooriedoon residents who enjoyed a large variety of cakes, pancakes and other treats, as well as a prize draw.
Arran families and patients have voiced dismay at the news the relatives accommodation at University Hospital Crosshouse, known to many as the Arran flat, is to close its doors early next month.
Arran’s Junior Hockey Club is continually expanding with more than 40 players now training at the Ormidale astroturf pitch every Tuesday evening under the guidance of professional coaches.