Gaia Duo to play in Arran

Music Arran concert – Gaia Duo Saturday 15th February, Brodick Hall, 7.30pm Tickets £10 from Arran Events, in advance from Inspirations of Arran in Brodick or on the door. Free to under 18s. See here for more info. Gaia Duo are Alice Allen, cello, and Katrina Lee, violin, and have been awarded the Enterprise Music …

Stories from the Holocaust event

Stories from the Holocaust event on 11th February 2020 in the Arran Library The generation who lived through the Holocaust is fast disappearing, but it is essential to keep alive the memory of what happened. As George Santayana said (and Churchill misquoted), “Those who cannot remember the past, are condemned to repeat it.” (The Life …

Free cancer course comes to Ayrshire

A leading cancer charity is hosting a free support course in Ayrshire for people with cancer and their close supporter. Penny Brohn UK’s two-day Living Well will be offered at the recently opened Health and Wellbeing Centre at Dumfries House, Cumnock, Ayrshire. The event will take place on Saturday 7th March and Saturday 14th March …

Music Arran concert with Trio Volant

Music Arran Concert Saturday 18th January, Brodick Hall 1.30 pm Trio Volant Trio Volant are Richard Beards (bassoon), Beatrice Hubble (oboe) and Tom Evans (clarinet). Trio Volant was formed in 2010 whilst all the members were studying at the Royal Northern College of Music. The Trio regularly give formal recitals and lunchtime concerts in and …

Glen Rosa Woodland Revival

The National Trust for Scotland are hosting a volunteer tree planting day next week on Thursday 5th December, to help with our landscape scale woodland revival project in Glen Rosa. Their aim for the week – to plant 1,000 trees in one of Scotland’s most dramatic landscapes; Glen Rosa on the Isle of Arran. Generously …