Current Issue - July 2021

HRH The Princess Royal visits Iona Abbey

HRH The Princess Royal visits Iona Abbey

Dawn broke and the Abbey sparkled into life. Triangular parcels from island residents and members of the Iona Community had been arriving. Transformed into bunting, they fluttered across the cloisters. The Abbey team welcomed everyone. Plain-clothes police officers stopped trying to look inconspicuous. Children from Iona Primary School and young Read More
“The Quest”

“The Quest”

A new fun family outdoor adventure on Mull and Iona
Visit Mull and Iona (VMI) has launched a new fun way for families to explore Mull and Iona. The Quest is a trail of 25 locations throughout the islands, each of which has a clue leading to something of interest Read More

Seaweed Farm

Seaweed Farm

South West Mull and Iona Development are delighted that the seaweed farm at Aird Fada, Loch Scridain, has been installed. Thanks to a grant from the European Marine and Fisheries Fund we were able to contract Inverlussa Marine Services to undertake the deployment of the infrastructure needed for the 6ha Read More

Mull & Iona Walkers raise Funds for Cancer Charity

Mull & Iona Walkers raise Funds for Cancer Charity

By Moira Kerr
A Scottish football legend has given a huge vote of thanks to a group of islanders who put on their walking boots to help a good cause. Seven walkers, six from Mull and one from Iona, trekked five miles a day, for eleven days, on island routes Read More

What's On!

July 2021
Sun 4 Garden Opening - Torosay Castle, 10am-5pm
Sun 4 Arandora Star Memorial Poetry Reading - Knockvologan Beach, 3pm
Thu 8 Dervaig Village Hall AGM - in the Village Hall, 7.30pm
Sun 11 Open Day & BBQ - Bendoran, by Bunessan, 11am-3pm
Sun 11 Fish Skin Tanning Workshop - Knockvologan Barn, 11am-5pm
Thu 22 Mull Highland Gathering - Erray Park, Tobermory, 10.30-3pm
Fri 23 Scarecrow Trail begins - Ross of Mull & Iona
Sat 24 Foodswap - Ross of Mull Community Garden, 3pm
Sun 25 To Wander to Drift: Performance - Knockvologan Barn, 3pm
Sat 31 Scarecrow Competition deadline - Tobermory
August 2021
Wed 4 Mull Community Council Meeting - 7pm by Zoom
Mon-Fri 9-13 Mull Fiddle Week (workshops)
Thu 12 Salen Show - Showground, Aros
Fri/Sat 13/14 Screen Machine - Bunessan (provisional date)
Sun-Wed 15-18 Screen Machine - Tobermory (provisional date)
September 2021
Sun-Thu 5-9 Mendelssohn on Mull Festival - venues island-wide
Fri/Sat 10/11 Mull Provincial Mod - Tobermory, various venues
Sat 18 Foodswap - Creich Hall, 3pm
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 Meeting
Wednesday 4th August 2021 at 7pm via Zoom
Join Zoom Meeting
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Meeting ID: 884 9174 4640 Password: 483747
Dial 0131 460 1196 United Kingdom
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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.