Oban par­ties as fire­works sig­nal ex­plo­sive start to 2019

The Oban Times - - NEWS -

Oban saw in the new year in fine style last week with a spectacular fire­works dis­play over McCaig’s Tower.

Hun­dreds of peo­ple turned out to watch the py­rotech­nics as 2019 ar­rived.

Pubs and ho­tels in the town were packed with rev­ellers who cel­e­brated into the early hours.

Among the Hog­manay par­ties was a ceilidh in the Royal Ho­tel, with the Hec­tor McFadyen Band entertaining into the small hours.

Pho­to­graph: Kevin McG­lynn

Entertaining on Hog­manay were The Hec­tor McFadyen Band with Hec­tor, front left, Alas­tair Cur­rie, Kevin McG­lynn and Craig McFadyen, High­land dancer Ni­cola McFadyen and piper Niall Jor­dan.

Chil­dren and par­ents en­joyed a Christ­mas party at Soroba Com­mu­nity Cen­tre. Pic­tured are Ryan, Sa­vana and Rachel Scott, along with Kourt­ney Dar­rah and Ni­cola Wil­son. The cen­tre’s vol­un­teers thanked ev­ery­one who went along, as well as Santa.

Pho­to­graph: Ewen McG­lynn

Pho­to­graphs: Stephen Law­son

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