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 …

Screening of ‘Artifishal’ – 9th July in Lamlash

ARTIFISHAL will be screening at Arran Community Theatre in Lamlash, Isle of Arran. Tuesday 9th July @ 19:00. Admission by donation. Open to all. Produced by Patagonia founder Yvon Chouinard and directed by Josh “Bones” Murphy, ARTIFISHAL “brings into sharp focus the plight of wild fish due to hatcheries and fish farms. The film takes …

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 …

The Arran Heritage Museum celebrates its 40th anniversary

ARRAN HERITAGE MUSEUM 40th ANNIVERSARY OPEN DAY SUNDAY 14th JULY 10.30am to 4.30pm Entry for that day only by donation This will be an opportunity for islanders and visitors alike to join in our celebrations and have a look around the whole site, including volunteers guiding and explaining all behind the scenes operations. There will …

Makers’ Festival at Brodick Castle 12th – 14th July

Brand new Makers’ Festival By Fiona Doubleday This year the island will witness a brand new creative event. Co-hosted by Crafts and Company and Brodick Castle this three day event brings together many of the talented makers on the island. Based at Brodick Castle on 12-14th July the event has a participatory focus with workshops …

The Arran Rock and Blues Festival 2019

Following last year’s inaugural Arran Rock ‘N’ Blues Festival the event is back in bigger and bolder style for 2019. Organised by Lamlash Events in conjunction with The Pierhead Tavern (PHT) the 2019 festival, hosted by Scotland’s ‘Godfather of Rock,’ Tom Russell, will take place in its own marquee on Lamlash Green on Saturday 27th …

Music Arran presents Les Trois Blondes

French Cafe Music in Whiting Bay Hall Saturday 13th July, 7.30pm Les Trois Blondes are the only band in Scotland specialising in Bal Musette, the French café music of Paris. Perhaps to one’s surprise, there is a very strong tradition with Scottish accordionists of playing this style of music which is mostly in waltz tempo. …

Scotland: A Peace of History exhibition comes to Arran

The Scotland: a Peace of History exhibition, which commemorates 80 years of anti-nuclear campaigning in Scotland and 60 years since the formation of Scottish CND, moves from the Glasgow City Chambers to Arran on June 6th. It will be on display first at Arran High School, on Thursday 6th and Friday 7th June, and then …