All Covid restrictions to end next month

Covid restrictions, which include the wearing of face masks and rules for businesses and people visiting public places, are all to end on Monday March 21 the First Minister has announced.

Screen Machine comes back to Arran this month

The Screen Machine’s schedule, including its February visit to Arran, is set to go ahead with minimal disruption thanks to safety measures and a contingency plan in case of any covid-related interruption.

CalMac halt food and drink amid ferry disruption

Ferry operator, CalMac have taken the decision to pause all food, drink and retail offerings in an effort at protecting and reducing staffing requirements during the worsening Covid pandemic which is causing disruption to its services.