***** Please note the Octopus Centre is currently CLOSED to the public, following Government advice regarding the Covid-19 outbreak*****

The Lamlash Tennis Courts are now open, as per Scot Gov. Phase 1 guidelines. All tennis is “pay as you play” – please put money in the honesty box at the courts or donate to us online via our website. We are unable to provide equipment at this time, and all players participate at their own risk; please adhere to Scot. Gov regulations on social distancing and household mingling.

Sue Ash

Sue Ash

Sue is a passionate scuba diver and sea swimmer. She wants to inspire as many people as possible to take care of our seas. Her background as a charity manager, …

Donald McNicol

Donald McNicol

Donald lived on Arran until he left a long time ago to become a mechanical engineer, initially for submarines, then with offshore platforms and laterally with hydro and wind generation. He has been our volunteer project manager for the renovation works of the Old Pavilion.
Luke Nelson

Luke Nelson

Luke is our youngest CAP member and is hoping to become a marine biologist when he grows up. He was a runner up in the environment category of the Young Scot Award in 2018! Click on his photo to find links to the videos.
Ann Hume

Ann Hume

Ann makes and sells her own jewellery from her home in Brodick. She is a former primary school teacher and Visit Scotland employee. She wrote and compiled COAST’s Marine Education Resource Pack with Jo Totty.