Twin Town Diary

A record of visits and other events arising from the twinning of Oban and Laurinburg.

2001

January

Details arrive of the group to visit Oban from June 20 - July 4, 2001. See group photo

April 6th

Plaid Day, in recognition of the role of Scots in the USA.

October

In the aftermath of September 11th, travel safety fears reduce the number of Oban visitors to Laurinburg - 2 students stay behind. The remainder, led by Mr. David Mitchell, have a wonderful visit.

Tom Laurenson visits Laurinburg and meets up with the group.

The Hector MacFadyen band from Oban return to Laurinburg after playing at the Waxhaw Gathering near Charlotte, and featuring on a local radio station.

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