It is already the biggest schools piping cometition in the world - and this year’s is set to be even bigger, according to organisers.
A firefighter from Argyll who donated his stem cells to a leukaemia patient has been named as a finalist at this year’s Anthony Nolan Supporter Awards (ANSAs).
A mother of a two-year-old child has spoken of her shock to find rat traps dotted around the outside of her flat - with no warning from the landlord.
Transport Minister Michael Matheson will attend a special meeting this week to address problems on a major Argyll trunk road, which was closed for nine days by a landslide last month.
Users of Oban Bay are working to snatch control of the busy harbour from the grasp of a government body.
Two people appeared in Fort William Sheriff Court yesterday afternoon accused of a string of firearms offences, including having sawn-off shot guns and semi automatic weapons.
A contractor has been appointed to carry out expansion work at Oban Ferry Terminal which will allow future development to take place.
The Transport Secretary has pledged to ensure a permanent solution for the landslide-hit Rest And Be Thankful road will be commissioned, it one can be found.
After a series of landslides at the Rest and Be Thankful the A83 trunk road in Argyll finally re-opened yesterday.
The A83 road in Argyll has reopened after several landslides forced closures lasting more than a week.
It was a day for the North in the Silver Pendant competition at the Royal National Mod in Dunoon.
The number of men taking part in solo singing competitions is at an all-time low, and steps are being taken by the organisers of the Royal National Mod to increase them.
The Old Military Road local diversion route at the A83 Rest and Be Thankful remained open last night to help reduce disruption while the trunk road remains closed.
The owner of an Oban cafe was killed in a car crash early yesterday.
After a week of misery for motorists in Argyll using a 60-mile diversion as a result of multiple landslides hitting the Rest and Be Thankful, the emergency diversion route opened today.
For the first time in at least 70 years, primary school education is being taught in Gaelic on a west coast island.
Torrential rain brought more travel misery to the Highlands yesterday as Storm Callum arrived, causing further landslides at the Rest and Be Thankful.
Royal National Mod-goers have one last hurdle today before making it to the event in Dunoon - the closure of the main route in.
Extensive flooding and landslides have been causing major problems around Argyll today.
The second death of a pensioner in Oban is now being treated as “suspicious”, police have confirmed.
The minister who played a pivotal role in supporting a fishing community when the Nancy Glen prawn trawler sank has died.
An alleged murder victim who died after an incident in Oban has been named as 73-year-old Martyn Smith.
A man attended court facing a murder charge following the death of an elderly man in Oban.
The “horrific” death of an elderly man following an incident in a quiet residential area of Oban is being treated as suspicious by police.
The death of an elderly man following an incident in a quiet residential area of Oban is being treated as suspicious by police.
An elderly man has been seriously injured in an incident at an Oban housing estate.
A main road in Argyll is closed following a crash involving a car and a motorcycle.
Burial and cremation fees will no longer be charged for children and young people under 18 in Argyll and Bute from next month.
A £2.5million funding gap for next year is being tackled by Argyll and Bute Council.
A telephone box decommissioned by BT has been reinstated after a community campaign.
A plan to enhance Argyll and Bute’s accessibility and appeal as a location for filming has been agreed by councillors.
With the island’s stunning sandy beaches and idyllic lifestyle, the position of minister on Tiree seems like a job made in heaven.