Ardrishaig - the village

Ardrishaig is situated on the south side of Loch Gilp at the entrance of the Crinan Canal. The Ardrishaig Community Council is an elected body charged with ascertaining the views of the Community and representing these views to Argyll & Bute Council and other public bodies so as to maintain and improve the village environment. The Council normally meets on the first Tuesday of the month in the Public Hall, Ardrishaig, at 7:30 p.m. Meetings are open to all members of the Community; come to our meetings with your issues and talk directly with your Community Councillors.

Meeting schedule 2015

3rd February

3rd March

7th April and AGM

2nd June

1st September

3rd November

1st December

Additional meetings will be organised as needed to address community business

Wind Farms coming to Ardrishaig

Wind Farms are proposed at Inverneill by E.ON and at Cruach Brenfield by EDF.

The planning application for Cruach Brenfield has been submitted to the Scottish Government Energy Consents and Deployment Unit(ECDU). Comments on this wind farm had to be submitted to the ECDU by 23rd June, 2014, by email to Documents related to the planning application can be downloaded from the EDF website, click on Project Documents; Alternatively, the Community Council can provide members of the community a copy on CD.

Deadline for comments is now past - Community Council comments are here. We now have to wait and see what the Scottish Government ECDU decides.

The planning application for the E.ON windfarm was submitted to Argyll & Bute Council for determination, November 2014.