Salmon farmer sponsors ladies shinty in Argyll

Lorn Ladies Shinty club been kitted out with new strips this season courtesy of Scottish Sea Farms and The Heart of the Community Fund. The sum of £1,000 was donated to the team and the players are delighted with their fresh new look.

Ann-Marie Ferguson, spokesperson for the shinty team said:

“From all of us at Lorn Ladies, we would like to thank Scottish Sea Farms for sponsoring us to ensure that women’s shinty can be kept going in the local area. It is great to get some new strips for the team this year. We have a young team of promising players so these new strips have ensured that they can get experience throughout the season.”

Scott Landsburgh, chief executive of Scottish Salmon Producers’ Organisation said:

“I’m delighted to hear how another local sports club is benefiting from salmon farming. The industry is committed to supporting local communities and sports that bring people together. We look forward to hearing more about the Lorn Ladies and their victories, as the season progresses.”