Diary

The  most comprehensive calendar of local events is available in the weekly paper edition of the Ullapool News - here's a taster!

SEPTEMBER 2017

23            Black Isle Jazz, Argyll Hotel, 9pm

23            Ullapool Saturday Market Seaforth Car Park 9-5

24            The Sunday Sessions:  Mairearad Green & Kim Richards. Arch Inn

25            Drama Club-new play reading 5.30-7pm Gairloch Library 12+

26            Book Club 5pm Gairloch Library

26            Rocket Post. Macphail Theatre 6.30pm

26            The Arch Inn Cruisin’ Sessions with Ruaridh Maclean 2-5pm

27             National Poetry Day event-Animals in Poetry. Gairloch Library 7.30pm

27            Elphin Wednesday Market-Craft & Produce 10-4

27            Ruairidh Maclean-Wednesday nights-The Arch Inn

29             The Norse of Northern Scotland 7pm talk, Rock Stop, Unapool (NWHG)

29 & 30    Loopallu 2017

30            Ullapool Saturday Market Seaforth Car Park 9-5

OCTOBER 2017

2              Pupil Tracking & Monitoring Reports S5/6 1st report

2              Legion Scotland Lochbroom 8pm Arch Inn

4              Secondary 5/6 Parents Evening

4              Ruairidh Maclean-Wednesday nights-The Arch Inn

6              Schools close for holidays

6, 7,8       Ullapool Guitar Festival 2017

7              Ullapool Explorers, family walk, Ullapool Museum around the village,1.30-3

7              Martin Stephenson, Argyll Hotel, 9pm

10            Church of Scotland Fellowship, Fairwinds, 2.30pm

11             HC Ranger Event 10.30-4pm Over the hill from Dundonnell-Clachan

11            Ruairidh Maclean-Wednesday nights-The Arch Inn

13            Made in Assynt Craft & Produce Market Lochinver Village Hall10-4

14            Ceilidh dance in Coigach Community Hall

14            Coigach Half Marathon

14            Scott Macdonald, Ferry Boat Inn, 9pm

17             Lodge St. Martin regular mting, AGM & Election: Office-Bearers 8pm

18             Ruairidh Maclean-Wednesday nights-The Arch Inn

19            Ruairidh Maclean Live Music, Morefield Motel

19            Ross Ainslie & Ali Hutton Trio. Ceilidh Place Venue

19,20,21  The 13th Ullapool Beer Festival, Morefield Motel

20            Live Music by Black Isle Jazz Band, Morefield Motel

20            Write Club, Macphail Centre 6.30-8.30pm

21            Live Music by The Ballroom Gitz, Morefield Motel

23            Pupil Tracking & Monitoring Reports S4 1st report

23            Schools re-open

25            Shappi Khorsandi at The Ceilidh Place Venue NB New Date

26            HC Ranger Event 4.30-7.30pm Ullapool Hill Sunset Walk

27             NW Highland Geopark evening talk topic TBC 7pm Rock Stop, Unapool

27            Write Club, Macphail Centre, 6.30pm

27            Ross Martin & Eilidh Shaw. Ceilidh Place Venue

28            Halloween Disco at Ullapool Village Hall

29            Clocks go back 1 hour at 2am

31             Ullapool Museum Soup & Sandwich fundraiser @ Ullapool Village Hall

NOVEMBER 2017

3              Write Club, Macphail Centre, 6.30pm

3              Community Bonfire & Firework Display

6              Pupil Tracking & Monitoring Reports S2 1st report

10            Write Club, Macphail Centre, 6.30pm

14            Church of Scotland Fellowship, Fairwinds, 2.30pm

14             Ullapool Museum Soup & Sandwich fundraiser @ Ullapool Village Hall

17            Write Club, Macphail Centre, 6.30pm

18            BroomPower Day

20            Pupil Tracking & Monitoring Reports S3 1st report

20             Legion Scotland Lochbroom 8pm Arch Inn

21             Lodge St.Martin, Regular Mting, installation of Office-Bearers 7.30pm

22            Secondary 4 Parents Evening

24            Ullapool Village Hall Winter Market  5.30-8.30pm

24             Fred Morrison. Ceilidh Place Venue

24             NW Highland Geopark evening talk topic TBC 7pm Rock Stop, Unapool

25            Ullapool Village Hall Winter Market  10am - 3.30pm

25             Christmas Mkt Made in Assynt Craft & Produce Market Lochinver Vill Hall10-4

28             Ullapool Museum Soup & Sandwich fundraiser @ Ullapool Village Hall

29            Ullapool Village Hall Committee meeting 7.30pm

30            Winter Lights Switch On

DECEMBER 2017

1              British Legion Quiz, 8pm, Royal Hotel

7              Secondary 1 Parents Evening

12             Ullapool Friends of Guiding Community Carol Concert. Village Hall

12            Church of Scotland Fellowship, Fairwinds, 2.30pm

12             Ullapool Museum Soup & Sandwich fundraiser @ Ullapool Village Hall

19            Lodge St.Martin, Regular Meeting at 8pm

20            Santa Float tours the village

22            Schools close for holidays

29            NW Highland Geopark evening talk topic TBC 7pm Rock Stop, Unapool

31             Ullapool Village Hall Hogmanay ceilidh dance with Drams Ceilidh Band

JANUARY 2018

1              Ne’er Day Gig in The Ceilidh Place

8              Schools re-open

9              Church of Scotland Fellowship, Fairwinds, 2.30pm

9              Ullapool Museum Soup & Sandwich fundraiser @ Ullapool Village Hall

20            Ullapool Museum Big Sale @ Ullapool Village Hall

22            Legion Scotland Lochbroom AGM 8pm Arch Inn

23             Ullapool Museum Soup & Sandwich fundraiser @ Ullapool Village Hall

FEBRUARY 2018

6              Ullapool Museum Soup & Sandwich fundraiser @ Ullapool Village Hall

8            Secondary 3 Parents Evening

13            Church of Scotland Fellowship, Fairwinds, 2.30pm

19-21      School holiday

20             Ullapool Museum Soup & Sandwich fundraiser @ Ullapool Village Hall

23           Pupil Tracking & Monitoring Reports S4/5/6 2nd report

26-12 Mar  Fairtrade Fortnight 2018

28            Secondary 4/5/6 Parents Evening

MARCH 2018

1-4           Ullapool Dance Festival

6                  Ullapool Museum Soup & Sandwich fundraiser @ Ullapool Village Hall

10            Ullapool Friends of Guiding Mothers’ Day Sale. Village Hall

13            Church of Scotland Fellowship, Fairwinds, 2.30pm

15            Secondary 2 Parents Evening

17            Adam Sutherland & Band. The Ceilidh Place Venue

28            Schools close for holidays

31            Old Blind Dogs. Ceilidh Place Venue

APRIL 2018

7              Siobhan Miller Trio. Ceilidh Place Venue

10            Church of Scotland Fellowship AGM, Fairwinds, 2.30pm

16            Schools re-open

21            Talisk. Ceilidh Place Venue

MAY 2018

7              School holiday

8              Pupil Tracking & Monitoring Reports S1 1st report

11-13       Ullapool Book Festival 2018

14            Pupil Tracking & Monitoring Reports S3 2nd report

15            The Poozies. Ceilidh Place Venue

JUNE 2018

1              Rab Noakes & Alan Taylor. Ceilidh Place Venue

4                School holiday

8              Rura.  Ceilidh Place Venue

29            Schools close for holidays

AUGUST 2018

11            Great Wilderness Challenge 2018