Loch Lomond & The Trossachs National Park has announced it has an official camping partner. Leading UK outdoor equipment manufacturer, Vango, will work with Scotland’s first National Park to promote sustainable camping and support people from all backgrounds to enjoy camping there, in a three year partnership. … More OFFICIAL CAMPING PARTNER FOR NATIONAL PARK
Padrone in West Clyde Street, Helensburgh, has a new breakfast menu which came on stream on Monday. Get down there and enjoy it even if you are not an early riser.
Airbnb lobbying revealed as SNP and Tories water down regulation By Jo Lo A Conservative MSP accused of “sabotaging” regulation on short-term lettings has met twice with an Airbnb lobbyist to discuss her plans, according to Scotland’s lobbying register. Critics have said that rising use of Airbnb is pushing up rents in parts of Scotland popular with … More INVESTIGATIVE JOURNALISM
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This was physiotherapist Theresa McIntyre after finishing a half marathon in lovely Stornoway on Sunday. Theresa took advantage of the bank holiday weekend to head off to the Hebrides and raise some money for one of her favourite charities, Alzheimer Scotland, which looks after people with dementia. … More STORNOWAY SUCCESS FOR THERESA’S CHARITY RUN
The Society of Editors has warned of severe consequences if plans to restrict young people’s access to news websites go ahead. Writing to the Information Commissioner’s Office, the Society says proposals to ensure news websites are age appropriate risk doing untold harm to legitimate media companies, even forcing some regional titles to fold. … More LET YOUNG PEOPLE READ DIGITAL NEWSPAPERS
GUN RUNNERS – Navy team pulls out the stops for Helensburgh spectators … More FASLANE NAVY TEAM PULLS A GUN FOR BIG CROWD