Garden launch marks completion of Balmaha tourist attraction
Apr30

Garden launch marks completion of Balmaha tourist attraction

THE SKIES cleared and sun shone on Balmaha for this afternoon’s (Saturday 30 April) formal opening of Tom and Rhona’s Mountain Garden beside the East Loch Lomond village’s Tom Weir statue. Actor, US National Park ambassador and John Muir impersonator Lee Stetson, and Scots Magazine editor Richard Wright opened the garden with Tom Weir’s widow Rhona. The garden – designed by landscape specialist and Scottish...

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Got what it takes to join Lomond Mountain Rescue?
Sep09

Got what it takes to join Lomond Mountain Rescue?

LOMOND Mountain Rescue Team (LMRT) is on the lookout for potential candidates for probationary membership. The LMRT committee will soon be reviewing application forms submitted over the last year with a view to inviting suitable candidates to a selection day next month (October). Candidates who are accepted at the selection day – where they will take part in an exercise on the hill with senior members of the team and be be judged on a...

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