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Oban Times, Oban, United Kingdom. 15, likes 2, talking about this. The Oban Times and West Highland Times First published inThe Oban Times quickly developed into the main weekly /5(50).

If you think we have made a significant mistake and you wish to discuss this with us, please let us know as soon as possible by any of the three methods: emailing [email protected]; telephoning the editor on ; writing to the Editor at The Oban Times, Crannog Lane, Lochavullin estate, Oban, PA34 4HB.

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are the ferrys running. post it here. Oban Airport lies 5 miles out of the town and serves the islands of Coll, Tiree, Islay and Colonsay. From Aberdeen it is around a 4 hour drive, or you can travel by train via Dundee and Glasgow. Find out more about travelling to Oban.

How to get around Oban. Oban is pretty easy to travel around, and is a very walkable town too. Train tickets from Glasgow to Oban can start from as little as £ when you book in advance and are usually more expensive when purchased on the day.

Prices can also vary depending the time of day, route and class you book. Oban distillery is situated right in the heart of Oban town centre. When travelling from the north follow the A85 in to Oban town centre.

The Distillery is situated on Stafford Street opposite the North Pier. Those coming from the South will enter Oban town on the A from Lochgilphead and again it is necessary to follow town centre signage.

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For more information please contact: Jean Cunningham on or [email protected] Current regular events. Oban is located on the Firth of Lorn between Helensburgh and Fort William in the Argyll and Bute region of Scotland is simply a stunning location with picturesque views all around.

Oban is surrounded by beautiful beaches and breathtaking sceneries of mountains, lochs and other islands. Special Offers.

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Oban (/ ˈ oʊ b ə n / OH-bən; An t-Òban in Scottish Gaelic meaning The Little Bay) is a resort town within the Argyll and Bute council area of e its small size, it is the largest town between Helensburgh and Fort the tourist season, the town can play host to up to 25, people.

[citation needed] Oban occupies a setting in the Firth of Lorn. The Oban Times is a local, weekly newspaper, published in Oban, Argyll and Bute on a Thursday. It covers the West Highlands and Islands of Scotland, reporting on issues from the Mull of Kintyre to Kyle of Lochalsh on the mainland, to the Inner and Outer Hebridean Islands with Argyll, and Lochaber as its heartlands.

The Lochaber Times is the Lochaber/Fort William/Highlands and surrounding area. Oban: properties found 3 If you don’t book a flexible rate, you may not be entitled to a refund. Your cancellation request will be handled by the property, based on your chosen policy and consumer law where applicable.

During times of uncertainty, we recommend booking an option with free cancellation. If your plans change, you can. Perle Oban Hotel is rated "Fabulous" by our guests. Take a look through our photo library, read reviews from real guests and book now with our Price Guarantee.

We’ll even let you know about secret offers and sales when you sign up to our on: Station Square, Oban, Scotland. Just off the seafront, in a quieter area along the North Shore and miles from the North Pier Blackpool, Oban House is a family-run accommodations with free WiFi.

The property is miles from Blackpool Tower. Each room with attached bathroom at Oban House has a flat-screen digital TV with Freeview channels, and tea/coffee facilities.

OBAN TODAY. Row just a few metres out to sea, and you can fit the entire town of Oban within the single frame of a camera. And the distillery is just a speck inside that image. Oban is one of the smallest whisky makers in Scotland. And that’s key to the character of our products.

Information on the Port of Oban, including map, opening hours, and contact details. Get the CalMac ferry to and from the Port of Oban.

*These times may be subject to change and will be continually reviewed in a rapidly changing environment. Telephone; and +44 (for. History of Oban Images of Old Oban, Argyll, Scotland. All images in this section of the website are reproduced with kind permission of the author of Old Oban, Michael Hopkin.

The book is available locally in Oban or online from for £ by clicking here». After a busy day exploring the area, relax in the rocking chair with a glass of wine or a glass of Oban Malt Whisky, a good book and enjoy the glorious sunsets over Oban Bay.

for more information please visit our website Weekly bookings only April to September. Oban is a charming village and the distillery is a highlight and a must see. We were in Scotland during the silent season - when production is halted in order to tend to repairs - so distillery tours were hard to come by but we still had a great afternoon with Jim in the /5(K).

Located in the stunning Oban bay, we have the best views of any bookshop in the country. We cater for the reading needs of the local community and visitors alike as.

OBAN Single Malt Scotch Whisky story begins in The world has changed, but our obsession with single malt whisky craftsmanship, tradition, and uncompromising flavor has not. Oban, the main gateway to many of the Hebridean islands, is a waterfront town on a delightful bay, with sweeping views to Kerrera and Mull.

It's peaceful in winter, but in summer the town centre is jammed with traffic and crowded with holidaymakers and travellers headed for the archipelago. The Oban Times & Lochaber Times Magazine 52 issues per year Write Review From £ per issue Now available in digital format, The Oban Times has been bringing its readers all of the most up to date coverage of the West Highlands and Islands of Scotland for over years.

Reporting issues from the Mull of Kintyre to Kyle of Lochalsh on the mainland, to the Inner and Outer Hebridean Islands. Directions: From the South: Head north-east on A, follow Shore Street towards Campbell Street. At Argyll Square, take the third exit onto Combie Street/A Follow A and the hotel will be on the left.

From the North: Head south-west on A85, at Argyll Square, take the second exit onto Aird's Place/A85, at the roundabout take the second exit and stay on A Book a Oban Ferry. Oban (Stewart Island) ferry port in Stewart Island connects you with Bluff in New Zealand with a choice of up to 14 ferry crossings per week.

The duration of the Oban to Bluff crossing is from 1 hour and the crossing is operated by Stewart Island Experience. Book Your Trip To Scotland. Get your dream travel planned & booked by local travel experts. At Rough Guides, we understand that experienced travellers want to get truly ’s why we’ve partnered with local experts to help you plan and book tailor-made trips that are packed with personality and stimulating adventure - at all levels of comfort.

The Oban Times newspaper online. About The Oban Times English online newspaper: The Oban Times newspaper is English language newspaper in Scotland.

It was Published in Oban, Argyll and Bute, Scotland. The Oban Times is a weekly newspaper and it is local newspaper. Find the complete article and many more in this issue of The Oban Times & Lochaber Times - 23/11/ If you own the issue, Login to read the full article now. Single Issue - 23/11/ The Oban Times - - The Oban Times The Northen Edition - EL­LIE FORBES [email protected]­ A DOC­U­MEN­TARY chart­ing the jour­ney of a Spean Bridge wo­man’s life from a Dublin mother to adop­tion in Lochaber and her quest to find her half sis­ter has aired on tele­vi­sion.

The Oban Times - - HERITAGE - SANDY NEIL [email protected]­ A NEW book on the his­tory and evo­lu­tion of Scot­tish fish­ing boats, from purs­ers to her­ring trawlers, has been pub­lished. Scot­land’s Fish­ing Boats Old And New is the fourth book on this sub­ject by.

The Isle of Mull can easily be reached by Oban from Fort William which is just over an hour away by car. You can book ferries from the Isle of Mull simply and easily on AFerry.

To get a better idea of the range of services available, please look at the departures board below. Table 11 Oban - Craignure - Essential lifeline timetable - This image is currently not accessible to screen readers. Please phone for timetable details [32KB].

You can use the Omio app to search for a Glasgow to Oban bus ticket and book the best deal quickly and easily. If your bus tickets are mobile tickets, you can show your tickets straight from the app either online or offline, without needing to print them out beforehand.

By train: Oban station is at the end of the line which branches off from the main Glasgow to Fort William railway. trainline is the official way to check timetables and book train tickets online. Airport: Hebridean Air Services has flights between Oban airport and the islands of Islay, Tiree, Coll and Colonsay.

The airport is suitable for small aircraft only. I have visited Oban many times – sometimes to spend time in town specifically, other times using it as a starting off point for my island-hopping adventures.

This travel guide contains some of my favourite things to do in Oban, ideas for activities that introduce you to the surrounding areas and lots of practical travel information. With you can view Oban ferry timetables and prices and book Oban ferry tickets online. Train tickets from Ardlui to Oban can start from as little as £ when you book in advance and are usually more expensive when purchased on the day.

Prices can also vary depending the time of day, route and class you book. Oban Airport is owned by Argyll & Bute Council, and is a vital social and business hub for the area. Hebridean Air offer several connections each week to the Isles – typical flight times are around half an hour – making it easy to spend a day exploring, just sit back and enjoy the view.

Book: Callander and Oban Railway Through Time Ewan Crawford. The Callander and Oban Railway Through Time book, published by Amberley Press, is now ready. The book features photography along the length of the line and also includes the Ballachulish Branch and both the Killin Railway and the Dunblane, Doune and Callander Railway.

Oban Locals in Oban have already raised £11, to help Iain and Julie Muir with the blaze coming just a day after a relative in Machrihanish also saw a fire destroy their home.Inverness Courier.

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