Tag: volunteers

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Volunteers sought for work behind the scenes at museum

If you are watching the new BBC series on the Victoria and Albert Museum you will get some idea of what the Arran Heritage Museum volunteer staff get up to every week – albeit on a very different scale, and with less financial support.

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Volunteers help clean up Lamlash beach

More than a dozen people helped to keep their community free of litter by taking part in a Lamlash beach clean organised by the Community of Arran Seabed Trust (COAST).

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Volunteers sought by COAST

The Community of Arran Seabed Trust (COAST) are seeking to expand their team of friendly on-island volunteers.

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Volunteers mobilise to save Whiting Bay putting green

This area of the coastline suffered extensive damage from the ‘Beast from the East’ storms a few years ago and the rock armour that was installed along the most vulnerable points last year, has played a vital part in protecting the coastline.

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Lockdown Arran is still a coronavirus free zone

There remains no confirmed cases of COVID-19 on Arran, as of 9am today, and there is no one in the Arran War Memorial Hospital awaiting test results, despite some wild social media speculation. However, no one should let their guard down, as the large older population makes the island particularly vulnerable.