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Praise for Bute’s marine clean-up

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CalMac managing director, Martin Dorchester.

CalMac boss roughs it for homeless charity

Transport
A festive fund-raising pack is available online to help MRF finance vital research into vaccines to treat different strains of the disease. Information about symptoms can also be found on its website.

Expected rise in cases of meningitis

Health

Make sure you’re scam savvy say Santander

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Plan to transform the lives of disabled people

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Mary and Joseph find seeking asylum in the UK is not child’s play

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Launch of festive drink drive awareness campaign

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Calls to cut transport worker abuse

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Scotland currently has the lowest age of criminal responsibility in Europe.

Age of criminal responsibility set to be raised

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Property owners in Rothesay and Port Bannatyne are being asked to complete a building maintenance survey by Rothesay Townscape Heritage Initiative.

Voucher up for grabs for Bute property owners

Business

CalMac boss roughs it for homeless charity

Transport

Call for public ownership of Scotland’s trains

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Picture: Greg Macvean

Public consultation on future rail services launched

Transport

Fuel prices fall as big four supermarkets make 3p cuts

Transport

Age of criminal responsibility set to be raised

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Airguns were used in almost half of the offences involving a firearm.

Fall in number of firearms offences

Crime 2
Police Scotland has launched an Online Reporting Form to encourage victims of stalking to come forward.

Online form to help victims of stalking

Crime
Police are appealing for information following the disappearance of a 36-year-old woman from Inverkip.

Can you help find Margaret?

Crime

Academy pupils to attend textile workshop

Education
UNISON is considering its next move in the dispute over college support staff's pay.

Union considering action in college pay dispute

Education
The children of St Andrew's Primary School returned following the October break to find their new playground equipment had been installed and was ready for exploring.

New playground for St Andrew’s Primary

Education
Unison has suspended its strike action which was planned for this week.

Strike action suspended in colleges pay row

Education

CalMac boss roughs it for homeless charity

Transport
Property owners in Rothesay and Port Bannatyne are being asked to complete a building maintenance survey by Rothesay Townscape Heritage Initiative.

Voucher up for grabs for Bute property owners

Business
Dumfries House in Ayrshire.

Academy pupils to attend textile workshop

Education

Education Governance Review comes to Argyll & Bute

Politics

Tackling gender stereotyping

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Veterans Scotland has welcomed news of continued support to ex-Services charities.

Funding support for veterans open for applications

Politics
Michael Gray.

Newspaper columnist to speak at Bute social

Politics

Praise for Bute’s marine clean-up

News

Expected rise in cases of meningitis

Health
The Scottish Government and NHS Education for Scotland will be surveying female doctors.

Improving support for rape victims

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New campaign highlights smoking ban in cars

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Bute Dental Care's current premises in West Princes Street, Rothesay.

Dental practice’s successful grant bid

Health