Here to help on Arran
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Here to help on Arran

This list of business services has been compiled by the Arran Community and Voluntary Service (ACVS) to assist everyone who is self isolating or unwell.

Buddhist retreat closes its doors
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Buddhist retreat closes its doors

The Buddhist retreat centre on Holy Isle has closed its doors to visitors wanting to take a course or stay on the island in order to protect the wellbeing, safety, and happiness of their visiting guests and community during the coronavirus pandemic.

Lorry slips from road at sharp bend
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Lorry slips from road at sharp bend

Police cordoned off the area and workers, using a heavy duty forklift, removed the cargo of fertilizer from the back of the lorry, one 600kg bag at a time.

Sport
Arran run events are called off

The Isle of Arran Ormidale 10k was scheduled for next month on Sunday April 26 and the Shiskine Half Marathon was scheduled to take place on Sunday June 28.

Leisure
U3A goes online to help combat social isolation

U3A, which has the moto learn, laugh, live, is a worldwide organisation which provides opportunities for people who are retired, or semi-retired, from full time work to meet others and follow new interests, or revisit old ones.