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War Memorials around Argyll & Bute
A few postcards of some of the war memorials around Argyll and Bute. We will add to this gallery as and when we find suitable images.
200th Anniversary of the Battle of Waterloo
18th June 2015 – An important day in history today. The 200th anniversary of the Battle of Waterloo. The 91st (Argyllshire Highlanders) Regiment of Foot were there with Wellington and his allies to ensure the defeat of Bonaparte. Along with the 93rd Highland Regiment, the 91st (Argyllshire Highlanders) Regiment ofRead More
Dyslexia Van from Dyslexia Scotland visits Argyll and Bute
Dyslexia Van from Dyslexia Scotland The Dyslexia Van will be on the road again in June, this time in Argyll and Bute. Visiting Luss, Loch Fyne, Inveraray, Lochgilphead , Tarbert, Kames, Dunoon and Helensburgh. As well as the chance to go aboard the van and chat to staff, there willRead More
Argyll & Bute Branch of The Soldiers, Sailors, Airmen and Families Association (SSAFA)
One day’s service, a lifetime of support. Argyll & Bute Branch Who we are: We are the Argyll & Bute Branch of The Soldiers, Sailors, Airmen and Families Association (SSAFA) Forces Help. The Association is the national charity helping and supporting those who serve in our Armed Forces, those youRead More
VE Day 2014
On this day we should take a moment to remember those who gave the ultimate sacrifice for our freedom. Why not visit the Argyll & Sutherland Highlander Museum at Stirling Castle.
Interesting facts about Argyll & Bute
Argyll and Bute (Earra-Ghaidheal agus Bòd in Gaelic, is both one of 32 unitary council areas; and a Lieutenancy area in Scotland. The administrative centre for the council area is located in Lochgilphead. Argyll and Bute covers the second largest administrative area of any Scottish council. Including islands, there are overRead More