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From ancient Turkey to Bute

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The series featured several scenes shot in Rothesay.

Series following the work of Argyll and Bute council welcomed

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Ballianlay and Port Bannatyne SWIs held a joint meeting this month, and winners of various crafts competitions were announced.

Rurals’ joint meeting

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What could your potential earnings be?

Study reveals the uni courses that’ll make you rich - and those that won’t

Education

Bute remembers the fallen

News

Buteman article helps to crack the case in grandfather war service hunt

News

Highest work injury figures

Health

Mounzer’s story hits the big screen

News
Rothesay will get its Christmas lights soon.

Details of Rothesay Christmas lights

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Work taking place on the west end of Wemyss Bay pier during the work. (Pic courtesy of Brian Sydney)

National accolade for Wemyss Bay Ferry Terminal

Transport

National accolade for Wemyss Bay Ferry Terminal

Transport
Ferry and train at Wemyss Bay.

Rail link not ferry good

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Brendan OHara, MP with Mr Uni Danielsen, Managing Director of Nordoyatunniln .

MP’s tunnel vision call

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Call for more action to tackle air pollution, despite Government ban on the sale of diesel and petrol cars.

More action needed on air pollution

Transport
At 90 per cent, Scotrails passenger satisfaction is back to its normal high levels, according to a new poll.

Rail passengers give Scotrail the thumbs up

Transport

Police on Patrol, 17/10/17

Crime
No-one should be bought or sold, says justice minister Michael Matheson.

Human trafficking is closer to home than you think

Crime
Crimestoppers wants people to speak up about hate crime.

Scots urged to report hate crime

Crime
IAM RoadSmart recommends  a drink-drive rehabilitation course should be made compulsory for those convicted of drink-driving, as opposed to it being voluntary.

Road safety charity call to reduce deaths caused by drink-driving

Crime

Study reveals the uni courses that’ll make you rich - and those that won’t

Education
Does your school have a budding Dickens who could write the next Christmas classic?

Prizes on offer for new Christmas classic

Education
From 4 December 2017, candidates will have to carry out the show me question while they are driving.

DVSA releases new videos to help learners prepare for driving test changes

Education
Police Scotland's campaign is aimed at the 500,000 students starting or returning to college and university this year.

Police campaign to help keep students safe

Education

National accolade for Wemyss Bay Ferry Terminal

Transport
Ferry and train at Wemyss Bay.

Rail link not ferry good

News
Brendan OHara, MP with Mr Uni Danielsen, Managing Director of Nordoyatunniln .

MP’s tunnel vision call

News

Angered Scots launch campaign to keep Saltires on food packaging

Business

Minister impressed by Pavilion

Politics
The Electoral Reform Society claims that 1.8 million votes cast in Scotland made no impact on the overall result.

1.8 million Scottish votes “wasted” in General Election

Politics
Argyll and Bute MP Brendan O'Hara, who retained his parliamentary seat for the SNP in last week's general election.

Argyll and Bute MP slams PM for election gamble

Politics

Live Blog: General Election 2017 fallout

News
Scottish Greens co-convener Patrick Harvie at the Glad Cafe in Glasgow as the party publishes its manifesto for the snap General Election

ELECTION 2017: Which of these manifesto pledges from parties in Scotland do you agree with?

Politics

Storm Ophelia - Where and when it might hit

Environment

Highest work injury figures

Health

Is your job hazardous to your health?

Health
Only one in ten women in Scotland exceed the recommended amount of exercise per week.

Only one in ten women in Scotland exceed the recommended amount of exercise per week

Health
The average home holds a host of hidden dangers, especially for the young, the elderly and those who are the most vulnerable.

Driving home the burns awareness message

Health
Fiona Laurence is the social prescribing link worker at the Bute Practice.

New social health initiative piloted in Rothesay

Health