Current Issue - June 2021

Youngest islanders receive key!

Youngest islanders receive key!

With the practical completion certificate issued by WT Architecture on the 13th of May 2021, the new village hall finally belongs to Iona. Large, light-filled, multi-purpose in its design, the building is ready to be filled with life, stories and memories. While a big celebration will have to wait until Read More
New MSP Supports Catamaran

New MSP Supports Catamaran

We approached newly elected MSP for Argyll & Bute, Jenni Minto, for her views on the acquisition of the catamaran proposed by Mull & Iona Ferry Committee (MIFC).
We print below her response in full:
“I believe that local communities need to be listened to and the work that MIFC Read More

Your Input on New Ferry for Mull

Your Input on New Ferry for Mull

While we are still waiting for a decision from the new Transport Minister Graeme Dey on Mull’s potential catamaran, plans are proceeding for the longer-term replacement of the MV Isle of Mull. Transport Scotland (TS) have begun the long process of planning for the ferry(ies) that will be built to Read More

Creon receives RNLI Medal

Creon receives RNLI Medal

Tobermory RNLI’s Second Mechanic Creon Carmichael has been awarded a long service medal after more than three decades of saving lives at sea.
Creon joined Tobermory RNLI’s volunteer lifeboat crew in February 1991 just after the station had re-opened following its closure in 1947 and subsequently became second mechanic in Read More

Isle of Ulva Anniversary

Isle of Ulva Anniversary

The ownership of Ulva transferred to the community on the 21st June 2018. In the past the occasion has been marked by a get together but sadly, once again, that will not be possible this year.
Instead, we have a few articles to update you on progress.
At the time of the purchase, we wrote: “To say we are extremely grateful Read More

What's On!

June 2021
Wed 2 Mull Community Council AGM & Meeting, 7pm on Zoom
Sun 6 Barn Opening:Wild Inks - Knockvologan, 2-4pm
Wed 16 Creich Community Library Re-opens - Creich Hall, 4-6pm
Sun 20 Sensory Sea: Artist's Talk - Knockvologan Barn, 3-4pm, doors 2pm
Tues 22 Meeting re: Future of St. Ernan's Church - Creich Hall, 7pm
July 2021
Thu 8 Dervaig Village Hall AGM - in the Village Hall, 7.30pm
Thu 22 Mull Highland Gathering - Erray Park, Tobermory
Fri 23 Scarecrow Trail begins - Ross of Mull & Iona
Sat 31 Scarecrow Competition deadline - Tobermory
August 2021
Mon-Fri 9-13 Mull Fiddle Week (workshops)
Thu 12 Salen Show - Showground, Aros
September 2021
Sun-Thu 5-9 Mendelssohn on Mull Festival - venues island-wide
Fri/Sat 10/11 Mull Provincial Mod - Tobermory, various venues
October 2021
Thu-Sun 7-10 Mull Rally

Tobermory Open Air Producers Markets
every Monday at the Pontoons, Tobermory 11-2pm in aid of the Aros Hall. The best of local island food, arts and crafts. Look out for the colourful tents!

MULL MUSEUM
is now open Monday to Friday, 11am to 3pm
mullmuseum@hotmail.co.uk

Mull Community Council AGM & Meeting
Wednesday 2nd June 2021 at 7pm via Zoom
Join Zoom Meeting
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/88491744640?pwd=WUJTbjJPK3h5UXlaUzdxSGJGWHRpUT09
Meeting ID: 884 9174 4640 Password: 483747
Dial 0131 460 1196 United Kingdom
Meeting ID: 884 9174 4640 Password: 483747

We are delighted to be bringing you our usual diary once again - however please be aware that all events are subject to Covid guidelines at the time, and this may mean restrictions in numbers.