News

News

Tourism jobs boost in Argyll and Bute

Business
Breathing Space is a free helpline for anyone feeling down, depressed or anxious, where callers can speak to trained advisors in confidence.

Give yourself some breathing space

Health

Scots can beat the blues with simple steps

Health
Cabinet Secretary for Rural Economy and Connectivity, Fergus Ewing.

Appointment of Agriculture Champions announced

Environment

Kids describe their dream homes

News

School breakfast clubs a ‘lifeline’

News

Home energy advice for Scottish households

News
Movie lovers in Scotland are the biggest snackers when watching movies in the UK

Scots are the biggest movie snackers!

News
The Scottish Schools Pipe Band Championships attracts more than 700 young people from around 120 schools.

Last chance for youngsters to pipe up for Championships

News

MSP welcomes CalMac’s new summer timetables

Transport
CalMac has issued a warning there may be disruption to services across their network from Wednesday due to strong winds.

Warning over possible disruption to ferry service

Transport
CMAL-owned Wemyss Bay Pier.

Fund to improve ferry accessibility

Transport
Concessionary travel card holders are being urged to check they have the newest version of their pass to ensure it will work in 2017.

Don’t miss the bus with travel card renewal

Transport

Code of practice for police ‘stop and search’ powers.

Crime
A body has been found on Bute during a search for missing man, Gordon Straker, who was last seen on Hogmanay.

Body found in missing person search

Crime
Gordon Straker (49) was last seen on Hogmanay at Rothesay's Victoria Hospital.

Search for missing man on Bute

Crime
The scam offers fake vouchers in return for personal details.

Warning over fake Aldi vouchers

Crime

Undergraduate application deadline is looming

Education
Rothesay Academy's S5 cleaned up Guildford Square bus shelter in December as part of a citizenship project. (Photo by Hayley McGuire)

Rothesay Academy’s S5 roll up sleeves to clean up town shelter

Education
Scotland's school pupils are being encouraged to design a garden suitable for Scotlands Year of History, Heritage and Archaeology

Calling all Bute’s budding young gardeners!

Environment
The pupils of North Bute Primary in action at their Nativity play on Wednesday evening.

Nativity fun with North Bute Primary

Education

Tourism jobs boost in Argyll and Bute

Business
CalMac's new summer timetables were published on Tuesday.

MSP welcomes CalMac’s new summer timetables

Transport

NMA: Section 40 Would Cost Press Industry £100 Million a Year

Business

Employers’ bizarre excuses for underpaying staff

Business
Bute Community Council will meet on Wednesday, January 18, at 7pm in the church centre of the United Church of Bute in Rothesay.

January meeting of Bute Community Council

Politics
Culture Secretary Fiona Hyslop.

Press freedom in Scotland “at risk” from UK Government proposals

Politics 1

Universal basic income scheme set to trial

Politics

Appointment of Agriculture Champions announced

Environment
Rothesay Academy's S5 cleaned up Guildford Square bus shelter in December as part of a citizenship project. (Photo by Hayley McGuire)

Rothesay Academy’s S5 roll up sleeves to clean up town shelter

Education
Gales are expected to batter most of Scotland from Wednesday

Blizzards set to bring travel disruption across Scotland

News
Scotland's school pupils are being encouraged to design a garden suitable for Scotlands Year of History, Heritage and Archaeology

Calling all Bute’s budding young gardeners!

Environment

Give yourself some breathing space

Health

Scots can beat the blues with simple steps

Health
Tips on beating the winter blues are available from the NHS online.

Help to beat the winter blues

Health
Jean Moffat and Jim Findlay at Argyll and Bute Council headquarters at Kilmory, Lochgilphead.

Rallying cry issued from local group to have your say at health plan events

Health
Haemodialysis patients typically spend four hours a day, three days a week, having their blood cleaned by a dialysis machine.

Kintyre dialysis unit’s success is welcome news for Bute campaign

Health