Five cars in crash near to cemetery
FIVE cars were involved in two separate traffic accidents on Monday on the A85 near Pennyfuir Cemetery.
First there was a three- car collision, with one of the cars left at the side of the road, with a bashed-up bumper, awaiting assistance.
Following this, in the queue of traffic, a car rammed in to the back of another.
There were no major injuries, but police are urging people to drive with caution in slippery conditions.
Mull councillor on ferry tender panel
THE committee that will oversee the west coast ferry tender has appointed Mull councillor, Mary-Jean Devon, to its panel.
The Scottish government’s Independent Scrutiny panel, which will decide the outcome of the ferry tender, is due to meet between September and December.
Independent MSP back left project
INDEPENDENT Highlands and Islands MSP, Jean Urquhart, has backed the Scottish Left Project, a pro-independence group endeavouring to build an electoral alternative in Scotland.
Urquhart was a member of the SNP, but resigned over the party’s stance on Nato.
Movie star Kristin on an islands tour
BAFTA-winning actress. Kristin Scott Thomas, was spotted on Mull, Iona and Staffa on Tuesday. Thomas, who was Oscar nominated in 1996, was thought to be on a ‘three island’ tour.