Cathedral Quiz

The Friends of The Cathedral of The Isles invite you to a Quiz Night to be held in The Cathedral and College Library at 7pm on Wednesday April 26 for £5 per head which includes refreshments

Bring a team of 4 or come along and join in a team on the night. Call 01475 530353 to reserve your place. B&B is available for visitors from the mainland wishing to come and join us. Price for B&B is on the College website.

Millport Bridge

The results for Tuesday 11 April were North/South : 1st Margaret Jackson and Brownie Bremner + 1930 2nd Jill Corcoran and Moira Gibson + 1280 East/West 1st Jimmy Ross and Tom Wallace - 630 2nd Isobel Robertson and Cathcart Kennedy - 1190

Paella Fest

It is food, glorious food, on Millport on Saturday 22 April as the Cathedral of the Isles is hosting a Paella Fest from 1-5pm.

It is an afternoon of paella by James Taberner with live music with Pam & Sandy. This fundraising event will contribute to the Cathedral restoration fund. The day finishes with choral evensong ,sung by the choir of St.John’s Edinburgh at 5pm.

Cumbrae Poetry

Cumbrae Contemporary Poetry Society is a new group on the island. The new poetry group will be based at the community studio at the Cathedral of the Isles and is hosting a Cheese and Wine event on Saturday May 13 from 4-6pm. Come and join the new society and listen to poets and read your own work.

Millport Ten Miler

The Millport 10 Miler run takes place on Sunday May 14 at 12.15pm. Registration opens from 9am in the Garrison House and the warm up will start from 11:45am on the start line. The maximum number of entrants has been increased to 500.

Classic Car

Millport is gearing up for its classic car event on Saturday May 13. The event will once again take place in grounds at Garrison House, and the day will include a classic car parade along Millport seafront - a must for all local photographers!

The event is motoring into its fourth year and is open to all classic car owners.

There is a prize for the best car as voted for by the public - the winner receiving dinner, bed and breakfast at The Royal George Hotel in Millport, which will also be hosting a 50s and 60s music celebration on the Saturday evening.

There will be classic car merchandise on sale, and lots of family fun and entertainment including bouncy castles, face painting and much more.

For entry forms and information, go to or contact Jim Newton on 07810 786 674.