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  • £317.90!! Lochgilphead Church Christmas Bazaar Many thanks to all those who contributed to the above amount which all goes towards this winter’s Crinan Boatyard bill for replacing the next section of hull as well as updating two of the cabins. Puffer books were popular as was ‘Where’s the Hidden Treasure Chest Buried?’ NEWS OF THE WINTER FUNDRAISING SOCIAL EVENT ...
  • Puffer Stall this Weekend! Head over to the Christmas Bazaar at the Christ Church in Lochgilphead this weekend.  You’ll be able to get ahead of the Christmas rush and buy fabulous Puffer goodies for your nearest and dearest! Opening Times: Friday 3 November  5:00pm – 8:00pm Saturday 4 November 10:00am – 4:00pm Check out the gifts available by clicking here    
  • Over £3000 for the Save the Puffer Trust! Yes, thanks to your generosity the Trips around the Bay last month made a staggering £3157.28p!!  A few more rivets secured!  Well done.
  • New Puffer Bags At last, what you’ve all been waiting for – another Puffer bag! This time a bit smaller and just what was needed for those … well, smaller tasks.  Still as robust as ever and keenly priced at only £6.00.  Buy one for yourself and treat those nearest and dearest and know that you are donating ...
  • Free Trips on the Puffer!   Its that time of year again…the Puffer is offering free one hour trips around Crinan bay on July 8, 9 and 10 from 10:00am.  Last trip 4:00pm. Experience the delights of gliding silently along, visit the wheelhouse to try out your steering or navigational skills or simply sit back and admire the view.
  • Puffer Day Trips This amazing experience could be yours. What a unique day for you and your friends or family.   There are a few days of Puffer Day Trips still available to charter for this summer.    You have the choice of starting and finishing your day in Crinan or in Glasgow.  The charters cater for 12 people.  You ...
  • Over £3000 raised! The Indigo Hotel was a wonderful venue, yet again, for a winter fundraising dinner, auction, raffle and more in aid of Puffer funds. The delicious meal and humerous after dinner speech by Skipper Nick set a relaxed atmosphere for some serious bidding.  Up for auction were, to name a few; trips in a vintage sports car, a ...
  • Newsletter October 2016 – issue 33
  • Christmas Shopping! Beat the crowds this year and head over to our online shop where you will find something for everyone. Latest to hit the shelves is the brand new 2017 Puffer calendar. Available directly from Cathy (01546 830133) or the online shop for £9.99


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