Volunteers from Arran’s water based emergency services have been award the Queen’s platinum jubilee medals for their work saving lives at sea.
The special Covid helpline on 0800 028 2816 has formally closed after helping more than three quarters of a million Scots during the pandemic.
The mainland bus service used by many islanders to get to Glasgow has been saved – for the time being at least.
An Arran housing trust has called for levies on empty and second homes in order to build more affordable houses for island residents.
Arran-based Team Leuven by Jingly Jangly Images Racing got off to a promising start at the Bob McIntyre Memorial races at East Fortune Raceway but an electrical fault scuppered the teams hopes of victory.
Arran Runners’ first trail race of the year, the Whiting Bay Forest Trail Race, will be held next month with organisers making a determined effort to attract mainland runners to the event.