Utopianism inspires change

By Heather Alberro Climate breakdown, mass extinctions, and extreme inequality threaten the earth’s rich tapestry of life and leave our own fate increasingly uncertain. At a time of such social, political and ecological upheaval, it’s natural to dream of a utopian world in which these problems are no more – in fact, people have been …

Woodside Arran Open Days

Woodside Arran: Farm Open Day and Members Only Day The four directors of Woodside Arran CIC are excited to announce our first ever Farm Open Day on Saturday 27th of July to which all are invited to attend from 10 am to 4pm. We will also have a Members Only Day on Wednesday 24th of …

Arran: Water, Energy and You

ARRAN: WATER, ENERGY AND YOU Tuesday 16 July – Arran High, Lamlash – 11.00am – 4.00pm If you live or work on Arran – or even if you’re a visitor – and would like to find out more about saving energy, water and money then we would love to talk to you. We’ve organised a …

The Tattoo Toorie

The Tattoo Toorie is the new book from local author Alison Page, and second in the Corrie’s Capers series. It follows Corrie on another exciting adventure, this time to Edinburgh Castle. Corrie receives an invitation and a special request from the Queen to join the royal family at the Castle for the Festival Tattoo. But …

The 2019 Arran Engineering Competition

Announcement 2019 Arran Engineering Competition – to be held in the Church Hall, Lamlash, on Saturday 20th July 2019. Entries are invited from individuals or teams of people living on the Isle of Arran. We all take engineering for granted, however few people actually realise how much the engineer supports our daily lives. It would …