The Buteman

The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie author discussed by Lit Society

Josh Hampson

It’s some trip for Josh as he attends college

Bute Community Council in session at its March meeting last year. (Picture: I.L. MacLeod.)

Nominations are open for community council elections

Light sleet

Recognition for firms


Pick up a Wee Box to make a huge difference for Lent appeal


Pupils’ positive destinations


Why not explore your galactic neighbourhood with society?

Jamie Murray MSYP at SYP64 in the Scottish Parliament discussing Island Life.

Youth Parliament falls victim to ‘Beast from the East’

Anthony McMahon of John Paul Retreats on the Isle Of Bute, will  sponsor the first team of Bute Shinty for 3 years  (2018-2021)

Retreat gives back to island

The Arctic Monkeys first UK tour date in over three years will take place at TRNSMT Festival

Arctic Monkeys to headline TRNSMT festival

The Chicago Teddy Bears Society, pictured performing at  292 Club in Rothesay as part of  the 2015 Isle of Bute Jazz Festival

Jazz concert to shake off the festive excess

Do you know someone who fits the bill?

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

Whats on
How far will your car run on the fuel warning light?

How far will your car run on the fuel warning light - and can you get in trouble for running out of petrol?

Musical partners...Felix Slavin and Andrew Pankhurst are ably backed by Rosie Gemmell (13), Sarah Edwards (12), Freya Edwards (14) and Calum Shand (12).

Readers asked to play their part in Pass It On Week 2018

Making their voices heard...Enable's magnificent seven Change Champions have already given their own presentation to MSPs at the Scottish Parliament.

Help Enable Scotland stamp out bullying: Be The Change