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Woods at Port Appin, autumn

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First published 
May 21, 2021
First published 
May 21, 2021

Appin Parish Church vacancy

Following the retirement of the previous minister, Appin Parish Church is welcoming applications for the position of minister.

First published 
May 20, 2021
First published 
May 20, 2021

RBS mobile bank update

Unfortunately the RBS Mobile Bank Branch was not able to start in May as planned. They hope to be back in June but will let us know 2 weeks in advance.

First published 
May 11, 2021
First published 
May 11, 2021

Next meeting of Appin Community Council will take place on Thursday 20th May 2021 at 7.00pm

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First published 
Apr 28, 2021
First published 
Apr 28, 2021

Essential carriageway resurfacing works across four locations on the A85 trunk road.

4 TH GENERATION TERM CONTRACT FOR MANAGEMENT AND MAINTENANCE OF THE SCOTTISH TRUNK ROAD NETWORK – NORTH WEST UNIT A85 WEST PLANNED MAINTENANCE – INFORMATION LETTER

First published 
Apr 15, 2021
First published 
Apr 15, 2021

Mobile Bank returns on Friday 7 May

The RBS Mobile Bank Branch will return to Appin on Friday 7 May

Upcoming events

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Information for visitors to Appin

Information for visitors

Dear Visitors,
Welcome to Appin.  Please respect our community and its vulnerable people - Appin is small with limited services and resources. Whilst you are here you should ensure you follow Scottish government guidelines and good practice. More details on our Welcome to Appin page>

Local organisations in the Appin area

Appin is vibrant, caring and welcoming. Being 20 miles distant from the nearest town, Oban, its people value cohesion and are truly resilient and self-supporting in many aspects of remote rural life.

The key community organisations, such as the Church, Community Council, the community’s two charitable trusts and many other groups all work closely together, alongside local businesses, for community good.

Quick links

Appin Aid>Development Trust>Community Co-op>Community Transport>Community Council>Churches>

Directory of local businesses

Appin hosts a healthy number of local businesses - long established and new. With the Appin.scot local business directory it's easy to get in touch.

Winter view, Appin

Information about The Trust

Appin Community Development Trust is a Scottish Charitable Incorporated Organisation (SCIO), uniquely able to provide services and manage assets and infrastructure on behalf of the people who live and work in Appin. 

The Trust is passionate about building community cohesion and resilience and meeting the challenges of being remote and rural. It is owned by its membership – you can join if you are a resident.

Find out more about the Trust and its projects, contact Trust Officers or offer to volunteer by following the link .

The Development Trust>