Dunoon roadshow: Forward with Yes as shop shows the way

THERE was a steady stream of visitors to the Forward shop in Dunoon yesterday where The National made its base for the latest in a nationwide series of roadshows.

Townsfolk, visitors and families were all among the people keen to meet the paper’s team and discuss the news events of the day.

Scottish independence, Brexit, and the latest outburst from Donald Trump were all among the topics for debate.

Local matters, too, were high on the agenda, with people keen to discuss ferry crossings to Gourock (a sore point locally), jobs, health and social care, schools, and the forthcoming council elections in February. There was music with fiddler twins Isla and Shona Macquarrie, aged nine, entertaining visitors with renditions of the Skye Boat Song and Leezie Lindsay.   Read more