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Bute takes the lead on waste reduction drive

News
Justice Secretary Michael Matheson launches the Festive Drink Drive campaign with Deputy Chief Constable Iain Livingstone. 



Picture by Chris James.

Festive drink driving campaign warns ‘just one’ drink is one too many

Health
CalMac operate Butes ferries.

Your thoughts needed on CalMac and train issues

News
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Answers from the Pavilion part 1

News

Bute and mainland talent come together

News

Anger over RBS closure

News

Driving examiners strike over new tests dispute

Politics
The Linlithgow branch is under threat Picture: TSPL

Rothesay RBS branch could close

Business
Deputy First Minister John Swinney.

Independent panel to oversee named person service

Politics
Scott Booth, now head coach of Glasgow City, believes change should be resisted at all levels of the Scotland set-up

Scott Booth: Scotland must stick with manager and the plan

Football

Up to 400 cyclists ensure Wheelers’ festival is a continued success story

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Cyclists prepare for one of the races

Cyclists gear up for major biking event on the island

News
Pairs prizewinners at Wigtown

McCubbin pair win pairs

Sport

Scottish athletics stars converge on Grangemouth for Senior Championships

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Oliver Burke will join Scots U21 squad with a point to prove

Football

Draw made for first round of Scottish Junior Cup

Football

BREAKING: Britain's top athletes announced for #teamparkrun events UK wide from 9am today - August 19

Sport
Do you know someone who fits the bill?

Nominate an ‘Unexpected Star’ for new Michael McIntyre TV series

Whats on
Les Gitanes and John Burgess on stage at the Victoria Hotel in Rothesay.

Bute quartet preparing to launch jazz season - and new album

Music

Friday the 13th: Why is it unlucky?

Whats on

QUIZ: Test your Christmas trivia knowledge

Lifestyle

VIDEO: Bizarre reasons people give up their dogs to Dogs Trust revealed

Lifestyle
Fearne Cotton

Celebs get behind Christmas Jumper Day this Friday

Lifestyle