Our news section displays a selection of media coverage that Luss Estates and our businesses have received, as well as our news releases covering important community and environmental issues.
The Loch Lomond Arms Hotel is awarded Dunbartonshire Pub of the Year 2018 by The Campaign for Real Ale, Glasgow & West of Scotland Branch.
Heritage quango SNH to be sued for £150,000 over 'Environmental Vandalism' after poisoning island beech trees
Landowner Luss Estates seeks more than £150,000 in damages and public apology as Scottish Natural Heritage is accused of leaving famous Loch Lomond beauty spot ‘looking like a wasteland’. Correspondence released under freedom of information laws suggests poisoning of ancient beech trees was unauthorised and required a felling licence.
Arrochar Community Hydro Society has been announced as a finalist in the Scottish Green Energy Awards 2018 for the award category of Best Community Project Award.
Our popular Loch Lomond Faerie Trail in the pretty woodland around Luss has been transformed for October 2018 into the Scary Faerie Trail. New trail markers, activity sheet, wristbands and spooky decorations provide a makeover to the trail perfectly timed for the October half term.
We are delighted to announce the new usage for the Luss Filling Station building in Luss carpark. As Luss Filling Station is a 24 hour unmanned site the building associated with the forecourt is not needed for operations, other than a self-contained control room.
Luss Estates worked alongside volunteers from Arrochar, Tarbet & Ardlui Community Trust, GRAB Trust, Marine Conservation Society and Zero Waste Scotland with support from Scottish Government, Argyll & Bute Council and Loch Lomond and Trossachs National Park to tackle the issue of marine waste on the seashore.
Opened by Sir Malcolm Colquhoun, Chairman of Luss Estates Company and attended by Paul Wheelhouse MSP, Minister for Business, Innovation and Energy.
The Loch Lomond Arms hotel was thrilled that Bar Manager, Graeme Gordon, was awarded Hotel Bar Manager of the Year at the prestigious Scottish Hotel Awards 2018.