Enforcement officers pay visit to Arran
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Enforcement officers pay visit to Arran

Other than issuing fixed-penalty notices, environmental enforcement officers who will be returning on Friday September 21, can also offer advice about fly posting, wild camping, dog fouling, waste management and litter.

Leisure
New masterplan to help fight coastal flooding

A masterplan to protect Arran’s shoreline – as part of a larger Ayrshire Shoreline Management Plan – has been approved by North Ayrshire Council’s Cabinet with the aim of setting a long-term management policy for the region.

Leisure
Bessie bus visits Brodick

Bessie the playtalkread bus provided pre-school children with an entertaining day out on Brodick seafront during its whistle stop tour of Scotland.

Farming
Fishermen to have their say

Fisherman and people from across all sectors of the Arran fishing industry are invited to have their say at the Scottish Inshore Fisheries Conference (SIFC) held in Inverness next month.

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Night rescue for RNLI

At 10.29 pm on Monday August 12, the Arran RNLI crew assembled and launched the inshore lifeboat Rachel Hedderwick to come to the assistance of the vessel which had suffered dual engine failure and was adrift.

Leisure
Sharks at play at fun day

The initiative, while aimed at providing fun and entertainment for children, also provided interested parents and children with information on conservation and marine wildlife preservation.

Farming
Tractor Show at museum

The show which takes place on Sunday August 5, will feature a  fascinating range of machines from vintage to modern, restored to original, and everything in-between.