Frederick Mobeck on Tighnabruaich Pier Association
I know, I know, mea culpa. 2017 wasn’t a good year for the Waverley nor, by extension, for the Pier. Bad weather and mechanical problems lost us four visits and associated income and Waverley lost even more down South. She started well … Continue reading
A Hearty Welcome to 2017! The AGM was held on December 3rd, 2016. Graeme Hogg was re-elected as a Director and continues as Chairman. The other Members of the Board continuing in office are Don Clark, Anne Hewitt, Steve Neilan … Continue reading
2016 has been a year of mixed fortunes – Waverley missed her scheduled visits on two occasions owing to adverse weather, otherwise ‘no shipwrecks and nobody drownded’. The Pier Association will have a stall at the ‘Seasonal Fair’ at Portavadie Marina, … Continue reading
Welcome to 2016, a bit belatedly but nonetheless hearty! At the AGM, (held in the Pier, courtesy of Donald Clark, who continues as a Director), George Willoughby announced his retirement from the Pier Association, in order to devote more time … Continue reading
George Willoughby has stepped down as Chairman of the Pier Association to enjoy a well-earned rest and we are most grateful for his sterling work for the Pier and the Association. George continues as a Board member. Our new Chairman … Continue reading
This blog aims to highlight the history of Tighnabruaich Pier and also to outline recent steps taken to address the difficulties of conserving such a significant structure: essentially the reasons for establishing a Pier Association, together with what has so far … Continue reading
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