Brain Tumour survivor’s Goatfell hike
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Brain Tumour survivor’s Goatfell hike

Craig Telfer said: ‘It would be great if you could come along and join us on the hike, all donations to the charity Brain Tumour Research will be appreciated.’ 

MP calls for overhaul of disability assessments system
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MP calls for overhaul of disability assessments system

The assessments for benefits such as Personal Independence Payment (PIP) and Employment and Support Allowance (ESA) are under fire because a quarter of all people who claimed Disability Living Allowance were disallowed its replacement benefit, PIP, after undergoing an assessment.

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Arran primaries join forces in fight against litter

In addition to the litter picks, the participating schools in the Litter Less campaign in the Eco-Schools programme will monitor the waste and litter produced in schools with the aim of improving the waste management treatment.

Nostalgia
Birthday boat berths in Brodick

Launched on March 12, 1964, under her original name of MV Columba, the vessel arrived in Brodick two days after her birthday and spent the evening at the Brodick pier after taking in some of the coastal views.

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CalMac’s Lochranza bonanza

A year round Cloanaig to Lochranza service may reinvigorate trade between one of Arran’s iconic villages, Skipness, Tarbert, Kintyre and Islay.