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The penalty for this sort of driving offence just got much steeper.

Mobile phone driving penalty has been doubled


The £16.1bn Great British childcare crutch

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Parents urged to share their children’s dreams for the future


£10 million pounds for organisations to tackle climate change

Politics 2

Over 6,000 sci-fi fans beamed down to Capital Sci-Fi Con 2017

News 2

Scots’ ice cream tastes shift upmarket

Previous SRUC student Tom Cole on his SNH placement.  He is pictured at Loch Leven National Nature Reserve.

Opportunities for SRUC Students


Calling young writers: pen a hero animal story and win!

Robert McKirdy increased his lead in Bute Golf Club's Winter League at Kingarth on Saturday.

Golf: Robert increases league lead at Kingarth

Local curlers Ron Forrester (skip), Donald Kinnear, Bill Stein and Margaret MacLeod travelled to Braehead Ice Rink on Sunday, February 5, to play in the second round of the Province Championship.

Curling: Bute curlers fail to shine in Province Championship event

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Seven golfers braved the windswept course at Kingarth on Saturday in the latest round of Bute Golf Club's winter league.

Golf: Golfers brave windswept course at Kingarth


Golf: Hat-trick of victories for Robert McKirdy at Kingarth


Golf: New greens equipment for Rothesay Golf Club


Football: Danes lose to Larkhall Thistle at home


Golf: News from winter league at Port Bannatyne


Golf: Hole-in-one for Kingarth golfer


On screen this week in Rothesay

Whats on
The Roxburgh Quartet perform at Rothesay Joint Campus tonight (February 17) at 7.30pm.

What’s On: The Roxburgh Quartet hit Rothesay stage tonight

Whats on
Gillie Banks giving a spinning demonstration.

What’s on: ‘Come and Try’ pop-up day

Whats on
Experts had warned of a 9 per cent rise in the cost of Prosecco.

Prosecco prayers answered with launch of new wine ‘Progrigio’

Helping hand...this taxi driver knows how to treat those with sight loss, and their guide dogs. Sadly, others dont.

Stop treating us like second class citizens...

Could the nokia 3310 be making a comeback?

The Nokia 3310 is being relaunched - so here are 6 more classic phones we want back

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