When a small group of local residents called a public meeting, there was overwhelming support to form an action group to try and improve our lifeline ferry service. We are now supported by over 1,000 ferry users, who are in agreement regarding their top three priorities:
As of its second public meeting and inaugural AGM on Wednesday 15th May 2019, the Arran Ferry Action Group comprises a committee of eight local residents, currently supported by 1,320 Arran residents and frequent visitors who share many concerns about our ferry service.
The current state of our lifeline ferry service shows it is not fit for purpose in terms of reliability, resilience and infrastructure. The Arran Ferry Action Group is a new and fully representative lobbying group, set up to represent Arran interests in demanding service improvements and accountability in future investment decisions.