Coronation Tea on Ben Nevis

Sunday 2nd June is the 60th Anniversary of the Coronation of Queen Elizabeth II. On Coronation Day news reached Britain, of the historic first ascent of Mount Everest by Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norgay. Closer to home Fort William Burgh Councillors climbed Ben Nevis to present their Loyal Greeting from the “highest level” via a…

A82 resurfacing work to start at Onich

Initially planned for last year, the long awaited resurfacing of the A82, at Onich, starts on Sunday 24th February. Before Christmas, I met with Transport Scotland to discuss details of the road works. I wanted to ensure the disruption, which is inevitable when resurfacing 1.3 miles of trunk road, is kept to an absolute minimum…