Jetpatcher set to tackle local potholes

The winter weather over the last two years, has had an enormous impact on the road surface along the B863 between North Ballachulish – Kinlochleven – Glencoe. Some limited repairs were undertaken last summer, but I continue to push for more substantial work. Lots of new potholes have appeared over the last few months that…

Meeting to save Glencoe compost site

The local compost sites in Glencoe and Kinlochleven, operated by Lochaber Environmental Group, are set to close because of changes in funding from Highland Council. Community councillors in Glencoe are organising a public meeting for those communities that make use of the popular site in the village. There are some suggestions on alternative funding for…

Road safety on agenda in Glencoe

Road safety issues were under discussion at last night’s community council meeting in Glencoe as we discussed the latest completed section of the orbital path around the village. The new section takes walkers and cyclists off the single track Clachaig Road, this is especially important along the section between the campsite and hostels to the…