Community Council meetings are held every month, on the 2nd Tuesday.
Next Meeting :
Place: Blairmore Hall, Blairmore
Date: Tuesday April 14th 2020, at 7.30pm.
(However, given the current Coronavirus situation, Meetings are cancelled until further notice)
The Calendar Button leads to all events being celebrated by villages on the shore - Click
Shore Villages weekly News-sharing
..... and coffee morning
The Hub is held every Thursday morning 10am to 12 am by BVT in the Blairmore Village Hall.
All are welcome. Come and share the news on the shore villages.
On the dedicated page, there are links to the most up to date information.
PLEASE READ THE LETTER FROM THE COWAL DOCTORS, WHICH IS ON THAT PAGE.
Important - Council Update on Bins 3.4.20
Please read the council update on bin collection on the Argyll and Bute Page
Strone Post Office
As most people will know, the Post Office in Strone is now closed.
For the last six years Mark has worked endlessly to keep the business and the Post Office open.
It became a focal point for much of the information needed to bring together a community.
On behalf of the local population, KCC would like to thank Mark for all his hard work, and for his support for the local area as a whole
The fish stocks in the Firth of Clyde are under threat. The Clyde can recover and bring wealth to Scotland again, but it needs your support.
You can sign up to a Clyde charter -
ECHO HERITAGE TRAIL.
The following link is to a feasibility study for a heritage trail in East Cowal.
Purpose of study
The purpose of this study is to assess the feasibility for a new heritage trail in East Cowal. The study identifies existing routes and the existing visitor offer, explores potential links between East Cowal’s communities and highlights opportunities to unlock the social and economic potential of East Cowal’s often hidden heritage assets. This is complemented with an outline interpretation and activity strategy in addition to outline costs for capital works and heritage activities.
Countryside Trust - Join membership Form
Our vision is to sustainably maintain, enhance and promote the coast and countryside of Argyll and the Isles for the benefit of communities, local businesses and visitors.
For Fire Service Warnings and Advice
KILMUN COMMUNITY COUNCIL The attached certificate indicates those members of the Community that recently attended a Basic Life Support and Defibrillator training session, and are deemed competent in those subjects, sponsored by Kilmun Community Council. If assistance is required because a patient has stopped breathing, a 'buddy' system will operate, providing a '2 man/woman' resuscitation team. Please call one or more of the following persons, if their assistance is urgently needed, providing an accurate location for the patient:
The following members of Kilmun Community attended a course in Basic Life Support on 6 February 2018. This is to certify that:
Subjects covered included:
Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation. (CPR)
The practical application of an Automatic External Defibrillator. (AED)
Brian Tester 07788718178
Lorraine Whitton 07843061145
Andy Mullen 07768780392
Ian Wherry 07779328847
Ian & Helen Giles 07791122865
Victor Sandall 07716602872
Sue Minns 07919286214
Ken Young 07989969882
If needed, one or more of the above will attend the patient's home address, and the defibrillator will be collected from Younger Hall. Important Note. Those named above have been trained to offer Basic Life Support only, but it is possible that a life could be saved by the provision of CPR if the Ambulance is delayed. Please ensure that an Ambulance is called before one or more of the above are contacted, as they do NOT replace the need for the expert medical attention that the Ambulance Service can provide.