In pictures: Bute Highland Dance Festival 2016

The primary section from this year's Bute Highland Dance Festival, which was held on Sunday, April 22, in Rothesay Joint Campus. (Photo by Martin Dougan).
The primary section from this year's Bute Highland Dance Festival, which was held on Sunday, April 22, in Rothesay Joint Campus. (Photo by Martin Dougan).

Dancers from 29 schools across Scotland visited the island on Saturday for the annual Bute Highland Dance Festival.

The traditional ‘Fun Fling’ was held, this year, in aid of the Dialysis Unit for Bute Campaign, raising £119.74 for the cause.

Adjudicators for the festival were Miss Linda Rankin, beith, Miss Linda Nixon, Dalry, and Miss Mary Wilson, Campbeltown. Presenting the dancers with their trophies was Ella Edgar MBE from Islay.

* Click on the link above to view photos from the festival (photos by Martin Dougan). Full results from the competition are in this week’s Buteman - on sale now.