Tag: Angus MacKinnon

The history of the Argyllshire Gathering, part 16

The history of the Argyllshire Gathering, part 16

1931-1932 By Jeannie Campbell In 1931 the games and balls of the¬†Argyllshire Gathering were held on September 9 and 10. As usual, the Gaelic concert was held on the evening prior to the Gathering (Tuesday 8). Oban had been enjoying a month of glorious weather and this continued during the […]

A Christmas ceilidh in the Bonnie Glen

A Christmas ceilidh in the Bonnie Glen

By Clemson N. Page, Jr. It hardly seemed possible a year had passed. The Second Annual Auchmountain’s Bonnie Glen Yuletide International Invitational Grand Championship Grade 7 Extra-Loud Pipe Band Extravanganza and Highland Revue was now history. All creation, like a dowager countess loosening her corsets, sighed with relief. It had […]