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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Conservation project job opportunities
Feb03

Conservation project job opportunities

JOB hunters from the G63 area can find out about nine exciting opportunities with a new conservation project at a recruitment fair  to be held in Balloch next Tuesday (9 February).  The vacancies – to work on The Mountains & The People project – will appeal to those interested in starting a career in practical conservation as well as experienced education and countryside volunteering coordinators. The project is a five-year...

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