now been taken over by the Community and is being extensively refurbished. The Oban Times runs a "Spot the Shinty Ball" competition each week. There are also many activities available for families and those interested in more active pursuits. Första pris är 300:- från oss. In 2011,.2 of the town's population over age 3 could speak Gaelic and.3 had some facility in the language. Find out more Victorian Heritage Trail Find information on the Victorian Heritage Trail and the attractions and places you can see along the way with this four day itinerary. Besides a family brewing tradition spanning five generations, the family also distilled genever in a nearby village (actually almost in the backyard of my home). An annual Highland Games, known as the Argyllshire Gathering, 11 is also held in the town.
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Oban's proximity to the mountains and the sea means that a wide array of sports are available to visitors and locals, from scuba-diving to coasteering to sailing to mountain biking to winter mountaineering. The present cathedral was designed by Sir Giles Gilbert Scott and constructed between 19The Scottish Episcopal Church is represented in Oban by the Cathedral Church of St John the Divine, situated in George Street. Local attractions edit The area around Oban is rich with attractions for tourists, from the dramatic scenery of the coast and mountains to the fascinating histories of the local castles and ancient religious sites. West Coast Motors operate many local services and also coach links as far south as Lochgilphead and as far north as Fort William. 21 The Oban Visitor Information Centre, operated by VisitScotland, is located in the Columba Buildings on the North Pier. Its sandy beach, just a short walk from the city centre, is another. Out in the countryside, don't miss, royal Deeside - home. Its just over three years old and bottled unchill-filtered and natural colour. 2011 Scotland Census, Table QS211SC. You can reject cookies by changing your browser settings. Archived from the original on "Archived copy". Find out more Buckie Towns Villages Once a thriving fishing and shipbuilding port, today Buckie is a small fishing town on the Moray cost with great scenery and wildlife.