To take the stress away &  help you plan your wedding or event, we have compiled a list of recommended suppliers who have worked at Balinakill Country House before. They are established and have a great reputation in the community.

WEDDINGS & CIVIL CEREMONIES

Balinakill is now licenced for civil ceremonies and your wedding can take place in your room of or at your favourite spot in the garden.

CHURCH WEDDING

W: www.clachanandcleitandgigha.co.uk/clachan

HUMANIST CELEBRANT;

Annie Loughlin
T: 01546 603444
M: 07919 966 444
E: annie.loughlin@humanism-scotland.org.uk
W: www.humanism-scotland.org.uk

REGISTRAR;

Shona Brechin
Lochgilphead Registration Office
T: 01546 604515
E: shona.brechin@argyll-bute.gov.uk

Julie McLellan,
Campbeltown Registration Office
Tel (01586 559017)
E:  julie.mclellan@argyll-bute.gov.uk

CATERERS:

REAGAN HALLETT CATERING;
Reagan Hallet
http://www.reaganhallettcatering.co.uk/
E: reaganhallett@yahoo.co.uk
T: 07775789795
BEDHEADSANDNOSH;
Valerie Marshall
W:  http://www.bedheadsandnosh.co.uk
E; bedheadsandnosh@rocketmail.com ,
T: 07824 861 254

BUMBLE CATERING
Alexandra Marshall
W: www.bumbleargyll.com
E: bumble@bumbleargyll.com
T: 01546 606333
M: 07733 305 185

ARGYLL BAKERIES;
Alex & Kerry Russell
www.argyllbakeries.co.uk
E: info@argyllbakeries.co.uk
Tel: 01586 553635

GROCERIES:

Please support our Village Shop – no supermarket deliveries here!

Clachan Filling Station (within walking distance of Balinakill – open Monday to Saturday 7am-7pm,  Sunday 7am-5pm)
T: Rhian Thomas – 01880 740 279
E: clachanfillingstation@hotmail.co.uk

This great village store stocks local meat, eggs, dairy & bakery products, frozen goods, has 2 weekly deliveries of fresh fruit & vegetables (order in advance), is an off-licence, Post Office, has a cash machine, faxing and printing service, sells newspapers, all fuels, ice, lottery tickets, small gifts, hot pies and has an ice cream machine!

Rhian will take orders for free delivery straight into the fridge prior to your arrival.

FISHMONGERS

Dougal Johnson        Fish, Crab, Seafood            Tarbert          Tel: 01880 820 322
Prentice Seafoods    All shellfish                Tarbert          Tel: 01880 821 136
The Old Smokehouse    Scallops, Mussels, Smoked Haddock    Campbeltown Tel: 01586 552 244

BUTCHER

R Hyslop Butcher        Meat, Game, Pies                Tarbert           Tel: 01880 820 252
Ifferdale Farm        Scottish Lamb                Campbeltown  Tel: 01583 431 666

CHEESEMONGER

Inverloch Cheese        Hard cheese, soft cheese, goats milk cheese Campbeltown  Tel: 01586 522 692
W: www.inverlochcheese.com.uk
E: info@inverlochcheese.com

LOCAL ALES

Fyne Ales
W: www.fyneales.com
E: Jamie@fyneales.com
T: 01499 600120

Arran Brewery
W: arranbrewery.co.uk
T: 01770 302 353

WHISKY

Whisky West Coast
830 Harbour St
Tarbert
PA29 6UB
E:  whiskywestcoast@gmail.com
T:  07990 974 679

Springbank Distillery
W:  www.springbankwhisky.com
E:  tours@springbankwhisky.com
T:  01586 552 009

WINE DELIVERY;
Clachan Village Store
Majestic Wine
Marks & Spencers
Inverarity

BANDS:

ARCHIE MCALLISTER Traditional Scottish, Fiddle & Accordion Music for Ceilidhs & Sessions
W: www.footstompin.com/artist-archie-mcallister
E: archie.mcallister@btinternet.com
T: 01546 60 3551
M: 07825 339 634

ARGYLL ACOUSTICS; (4 Bands)
www.argyllacoustic.com
T: 01866 822 761
M: 07933 775 773
E: info@argyllacoustic.com

CORA LARK – Traditional Scottish & Ceilidh Music for dances, continental duet music such as tangos, Eastern European music, Russian folk tunes & French film music.
Naomi Stanesby
E: coralark@outlook.com
T: 01880 740 647

THE DADDY NAGGINS:
W;www.thedaddynaggins.com
E; cmc@celticmusicus.com

NINA JOYNSON Clarsach (Harp) player
E: nina.joyson@btinternet.com

FLOWERS
Morna Shaw
W:  www.flowersbymorna.com
T:  01546 606 227
M:  07884 453 327
E:  morna.shaw@googlemail.com

PHOTOGRAPHERS:

 

PIPER/MASTER OF CEREMONY/SCOTTISH COUNTRY DANCING
John Hunt
T: 07748 848 802
E: johnbhunt@btinternet.com

CHILDREN’S ENTERTAINMENT/CHILDMINDING
Uta Brandenburger
T: 07879 933 126
E: activekintyre@yahoo.com

Lori Silvan
Funky Chicken
W; www.funkychickenfun.com
E; funkychickenfun@yahoo.co.uk
T; 01880 740 660

HAIR & MAKE UP

Hazel Hunter
W:  www.fusionargyll.com
E:  fusionhairdesign@hotmail.com

CASA Hair & Health
Nicky McDougall
Ardrishaig
E: salon@casadesigned.com.com
T: 01546 603340

Diana MacKenzie
W: www.dianamakeup.co.uk
E: info@dianamakeup.co.uk
T: 07887 584 101

TRANSPORT

Tarbert Taxis
Tarbert
W:  www.tarberttaxis.com
T: 01880 820 220 / 07557 373 834

PEP Taxis
Tarbert
T: 01880 730 369
E; db@davidbridge.eu

Anderson Coaches Argyll
T: 01546 870354
M: 07810128171
E; enquiries@andersoncoachesargyll.co.uk
www.andersoncoachesargyll.com
West Coast Motors
T: 01586 552 319
F: 01586 552 344
E: enquiries@westcoastmotors.co.uk

GOOD STOP OFF POINT;

Balinakill is 2.5-hour drive from Glasgow. It’s a beautiful, very scenic road which meanders around several lochs and mountains. A popular and picturesque little town for a half way stop between Glasgow and Balinakill is Inveraray;

http://www.inveraray-argyll.com