Salmon Farm Refused in Arran Scenic Area

A statement from COAST: Islanders are jubilant after a proposal to build a large salmon farm off the north coast of the Isle of Arran was turned down at a North Ayrshire Planning meeting in March. Councillors on the committee voted unanimously to reject an application for planning permission from the Scottish Salmon Company (SSC), …

Protest camps and #lovemillstonepoint

By Sue Weaver, and with thanks to Sue Ash. Featured image shows tents at the Millstone Point Campout. Campaign Campout is the term that the Friends of Millstone Point use to describe the presence of two tents at Millstone Point, mainly over weekends during October and November. Their idea has been to draw attention to …

The 30th September milestone for Millstone point

The deadline for objections, or support, to the Scottish Salmon Company fish farm to be located at Millstone point was end of business on Monday 30th September. The past week or ten days has produced interesting aspects from both the objectors and the Scottish Salmon Company, who have used questionable tactics. Much support for the …