Isle Of Gigha News
Grass may be greener on Gigha - The Scottish Farmer Wed, 25 Nov 2015 12:18:15 GMT
The Scottish Farmer
Grass may be greener on GighaThe Scottish FarmerProperty firm Bidwells is handling the letting of Ardlamy Farm, a 752 acre productive livestock unit available from April 2016, on behalf of the island's owners, the Isle of Gigha Heritage Trust Ardlamy occupies a South-West corner of the island off ...
Gigha seeks new blood as buyout island tackles debt - Herald Scotland Sat, 29 Nov 2014 03:09:02 GMT
Herald Scotland
Gigha seeks new blood as buyout island tackles debtHerald ScotlandMargaret McSporran, the chairwoman of the island's heritage trust, who insisted "Gigha is not going bust" said: "We are now going to look again at those who would like to come and live on Gigha either to retire or otherwise establish a property. They ...and more »
Plug pulled on Isle of Gigha music festival - Scotsman Tue, 07 Oct 2014 09:37:52 GMT
Scotsman
Plug pulled on Isle of Gigha music festivalScotsmanThe Isle of Gigha Music Festival was launched 12 years ago in the wake of the community buyout of the island. However problems raising funding for the event and a shortage of volunteers has meant next year's festival - reputed to be the smallest in the ...
Former owner of isle of Gigha who plotted to kill former partner enters legal battle to contact daughter - Press and Journal Fri, 22 Jan 2016 07:29:28 GMT
Press and Journal
Former owner of isle of Gigha who plotted to kill former partner enters legal battle to contact daughterPress and JournalA former north laird convicted of twice plotting to kill his former girlfriend is locked in a new legal battle - to contact his daughter. Malcolm Potier was jailed for six years in Australia in 2002 for soliciting a hit man to murder Linda Oswald, his ...
Wild Biscuit releases Angela Paterson debut album - For Argyll Sun, 22 May 2016 12:24:56 GMT
For Argyll
Wild Biscuit releases Angela Paterson debut albumFor ArgyllShe will also be playing live at the Isle of Gigha Music Festival on Friday 24th and Sunday 26th June. Wild Biscuit is a highly selective label, choosing to work with artists in whom they believe and with whom they share a cultural affinity and a ...
Who are BBC Generation 2016 in Scotland? - BBC News Thu, 28 Apr 2016 14:50:21 GMT
Who are BBC Generation 2016 in Scotland?BBC NewsI live on a small island called Gigha, situated off the west coast of Scotland. My involvement in politics before now is limited and I am trying to understand as much as I can, particularly with the Holyrood elections and European referendum looming.
CalMac report looks Argyll's marine economy - Buteman Sun, 01 May 2016 06:10:59 GMT
Buteman
CalMac report looks Argyll's marine economyButemanA CalMac ferry on crystal clear seas at the slipway on the Isle of Gigha. (Photo by Nick Adamson). Newsdesk. news@buteman.com. 07:00 Sunday 01 May 2016. 0. Have your say. An independent report, commissioned by Caledonian MacBrayne, has been ...and more »
River Thames and the ultimate private bolthole on an idyllic island in the middle of it - Daily Mail Sat, 30 Apr 2016 21:12:13 GMT
Daily Mail
River Thames and the ultimate private bolthole on an idyllic island in the middle of itDaily Mail'Five minutes by boat from Gigalum's own jetty takes you to the island of Gigha,' says Chris Hall of Rettie. 'Gigha was bought by its community in 2002 and is thriving.' It has a hotel, golf course, cafe-bar, shop, and several businesses including a ...
The ultimate private bolthole on an idyllic island in the middle of the River Thames - Daily Mail Sat, 30 Apr 2016 21:12:13 GMT
Daily Mail
The ultimate private bolthole on an idyllic island in the middle of the River ThamesDaily Mail'Five minutes by boat from Gigalum's own jetty takes you to the island of Gigha,' says Chris Hall of Rettie. 'Gigha was bought by its community in 2002 and is thriving.' It has a hotel, golf course, cafe-bar, shop, and several businesses including a ...
Who are Generation 2016 in Scotland? - BBC News Thu, 28 Apr 2016 07:50:28 GMT
Who are Generation 2016 in Scotland?BBC NewsI live on a small island called Gigha, situated off the west coast of Scotland. My involvement in politics before now is limited and I am trying to understand as much as I can, particularly with the Holyrood elections and European referendum looming.
The island of Gigha: A community under threat - Scotland on Sunday Tue, 13 Mar 2012 00:07:06 GMT
Scotland on Sunday
The island of Gigha: A community under threatScotland on SundayIt is late February on the inner Hebridean Isle of Gigha, and the weather is drizzly, grey and irrefutably Scottish. McSporran, former chairman of the Gigha Heritage Trust and current director of Gigha Renewable Energy, has lived on this tiny speck in ...and more »
Private island near Paul McCartney's farm has ?100000 slashed off its price - The Sun Sat, 13 Feb 2016 16:37:37 GMT
The Sun
Private island near Paul McCartney's farm has ?100000 slashed off its priceThe SunA REMOTE island next door to the peninsula where Sir Paul McCartney owns a farm has had ?100,000 slashed from its asking price. Gigalum Island lies just off the Kintyre Peninsula on Scotland's west coast and will set you back ?450,000 if you fancy your ...
The island of Gigha: A community under threat - Scotsman Mon, 14 May 2012 08:18:21 GMT
Scotsman
The island of Gigha: A community under threatScotsmanIt is late February on the inner Hebridean Isle of Gigha, and the weather is drizzly, grey and irrefutably Scottish. McSporran, former chairman of the Gigha Heritage Trust and current director of Gigha Renewable Energy, has lived on this tiny speck in ...
A tale of two islands as Gigha dream turns sour - Herald Scotland Sun, 23 Nov 2014 03:06:59 GMT
Herald Scotland
A tale of two islands as Gigha dream turns sourHerald ScotlandIT is one of the best- known examples of a community buyout in Scotland; but now the tiny island of Gigha is facing financial ruin - as well as a deeply divided community. The Isle of Gigha Heritage Trust (IGHT), which runs the island off the west ...Community-owned Gigha 'almost ?3m in the red'BBC Newsall 7 news articles »
Scottish island near Sir Paul McCartney's Mull of Kintyre estate drops price by ?100000 - Herald Scotland Sat, 13 Feb 2016 09:10:08 GMT
Herald Scotland
Scottish island near Sir Paul McCartney's Mull of Kintyre estate drops price by ?100000Herald ScotlandA private Scottish island near Sir Paul McCartney's Scottish estate has had its asking price dropped by ?100,000. Gigalum Island, near the Isle of Gigha, is over 19 acres and includes an octagonal three-bedroom house, private beaches, a jetty and views ...
Price for island close to Sir Paul McCartney's estate slashed - Scotsman Thu, 11 Feb 2016 16:26:35 GMT
Scotsman
Price for island close to Sir Paul McCartney's estate slashedScotsmanThe island sits just a stone's throw away from the Isle of Gigha - the most southerly Hebridean Island, with a population of just 110. The only way to reach the mainland from the island is via a private boat to Gigha, before taking the ferry to the ...Gigalum Island with Paul McCartney as your closest neighbour could be yoursDaily Mailall 4 news articles »
Nine abandoned islands of Scotland - Scotsman Sun, 10 Apr 2016 07:16:27 GMT
Scotsman
Nine abandoned islands of ScotlandScotsmanLess than a mile south of Gigha, Cara was last farmed by Angus McGuigan in 1932 and the island has been uninhabited since the 1940s. The last person to be born there was Charlotte McAllister, who was eventually moved with the remaining islanders to ...and more »
Isle of Gigha sinks 'almost ?3m into the red' - Scotsman (blog) Mon, 24 Nov 2014 00:09:47 GMT
Scotsman (blog)
Isle of Gigha sinks 'almost ?3m into the red'Scotsman (blog)The Isle of Gigha, between the Kintyre peninsula and Islay in Argyll and Bute, was transferred to community ownership for ?4 million in 2002. But now the Isle of Gigha Heritage Trust (IGHT), which owns the 3,500-acre island, is facing significant ...A tale of two islands as Gigha dream turns sourHerald ScotlandCommunity-owned Gigha 'almost ?3m in the red'BBC Newsall 7 news articles »
Gigalum Island with Paul McCartney as your closest neighbour could be yours - Daily Mail Thu, 11 Feb 2016 16:20:51 GMT
Daily Mail
Gigalum Island with Paul McCartney as your closest neighbour could be yoursDaily MailThe only way to reach the mainland from the island is via a private boat to Gigha, before taking the ferry to the mainland in a trip that can take up to two hours. The only address on the island is Gigalum House - a striking modernist octagonal ...Price for island close to Sir Paul McCartney's estate slashedScotsmanall 4 news articles »
 
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