Arran businesses embrace the digital age
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Arran businesses embrace the digital age

The Arran Skills group worked in partnership with North Ayrshire Council, Business Gateway and Argyll College to help identify the training requirements for businesses, particularly effective digital marketing strategies and the use of social media, and Business Gateway delivered the training.

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Arran Economic Group sets its sights on 2030

The Arran Economic Group have their sights set on the challenges and opportunities leading up to and including the new decade and will be discussing these topics at a public meeting next week.

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Busy weekend for Shop Arran

The weather could not have been kinder to Shop Arran this year with a weekend of dry, bright – if a little chilly – bringing out Christmas shoppers in their droves.

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Barclays backs Lagg distillery

The financial backing has allowed the Lagg Distillery with its visitor centre, restaurant and café, to double the company’s production capacity to over two million litres per annum and will see the development of further new warehousing facilities on the site of the new Lagg Distillery.

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Award for CalMac service updates team

CalMac’s service updates team has been crowned team of the year by the Contact Centre Association (CCA) for the quality of their customer care.

Business
Arran Brewery begins cider production at Loch Earn site

Scheduled to be available for sale in February 2020, the first 1000 litre batch has been produced and once blended with local Perthshire fruit, will be sold as dry, sweet and fruit ciders available in cask, bag in box, bottle and flagon.

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Museum moves to winter opening hours

The Arran Heritage Museum at Rosaburn, Brodick will go from being open seven days a week to the winter opening times of 11am to 3.30pm on a Wednesday, Thursday and Friday starting from tomorrow (Sunday).