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Karen Lau, pictured right, with link worker Susan Rendell

Shifting the focus from illness to person

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Evidence suggests some children do not wake to commonly used smoke alarms.

Families wanted for new smoke alarm study

News

One in six fear they will need money from their kids in retirement

News

Scots warned to hang up on new phone scam

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Students learn to blossom at horticulture careers day

News 1

Spirit of the Community awards

Business

CalMac up for marketing award

Business
Scottish campaigner Gordon Aikman. Pic: Jane Barlow.

New scholarship set up in honour of prominent MND campaigner Gordon Aikman

News

Volunteering boosts tolerance, new study finds

News
CalMac has launched its 2018 Travel Trade Product Planner aimed at helping coach and tour operators to discover the beauty of Scotlands west coast.

Ferry operator launches new planner for coach and tour operators

Transport 1
CalMac's new summer timetables were published on Tuesday.

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

Mobile phone driving penalty has been doubled

Crime
The Lucy Faithfull Foundation has said that 1530 people from Scotland contacted its Stop it Now! website last year.

Scottish paedophiles visiting website to help them change

Crime
Senior Scottish judge, Lord Bracadale.

Judge to review hate crime legislation

Crime 1
Netflix users have been contacted recently by email scammers.

Warning over Netflix scam

Crime
St Andrew's Primary pupils proudly display their latest Green Flag from Eco-Schools.

Fourth green flag for Bute primary

Education
The primary school was delighted to receive their gold award from sportscotland last week.

St Andrew’s Primary goes for gold!

Sport
Michael Russell, MSP for Argyll and Bute.

MSP welcomes education investment

Education
Brendan O'Hara MP is given a crash course in how to make a trowel in Rothesay Academy's S1 technical class.

MP’s praise for island community

Politics

Spirit of the Community awards

Business

CalMac up for marketing award

Business
Gillie Banks giving a spinning demonstration.

What’s on: ‘Come and Try’ pop-up day

Whats on

£10 million pounds for organisations to tackle climate change

Politics 4
Thomson Court, Rothesay.

Last chance to have your say on health redesign on Bute

Health
Bute Community Council will meet on Wednesday, February 15, at 7pm in the church centre of the United Church of Bute in Rothesay.

Bute Community Council meeting in Rothesay tonight

Politics
Safer road usage has been highlighted as a priority following an assessment for the latest Community Safety Strategy for Argyll and Bute.

Community Safety Strategy for Argyll and Bute is launched

Politics
Scottish Water says its charges will still be lower than the UK average after a 1.6 per cent increase.

Increase in Scottish Water charges to fund investment

Environment
Livestock worrying can have devastating consequences.

Dog owners warned out of control pets could be shot

Environment
Karen Lau, pictured right, with link worker Susan Rendell

Shifting the focus from illness to person

News

Shigellosis: Everything you need to know about this highly infectious bug

Health
Thomson Court, Rothesay.

Last chance to have your say on health redesign on Bute

Health

Vitamin D supplements key to combating common cold

Health