Arran MSP Kenneth Gibson said he had received ‘numerous’ emails from Arran constituents worried about the easing of lockdown. He told the Banner: ‘I believe it is an issue which will continue to concern many islanders in the days and weeks ahead.’
The new clubhouse at Shiskine Golf and Tennis Club is 10 years old this week. Unfortunately in the circumstances there can be no celebrations but here we look back at the history of the club and the milestone opening day on Saturday May 29, 2010.
Our original Holidays of Bygone Days feature has prompted a number of submissions from readers which we will feature in the coming weeks. This week reader Ian McPhedran of Bearsden shares his wartime memories on Arran – including a close encounter with a German bomber!