The Buteman

Author books major deal

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Scottish virtuoso percussionist and marimba player Calum Huggan.

Bute Arts Society concert

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Bute Produce's Ashfield planting site on the southern edge of Rothesay.

Planting begins at Battery Place on Sunday

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Songwriter set to return

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Songwriting festival in move to the island aims to strike a chord

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Jamie Murray, 19 years old, is the Member of the Scottish Youth Parliament for Argyll & Bute

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Viv Hamilton
Community Development Worker (Argyll & Bute)
Support in Mind Scotland

Rural mental health tackled

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Two veterans who took part in a previous tour - now free trips are being offered to all World War Two veterans.

World War Two veterans offered free tours to pay respects to fallen comrades

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QUIZ: The 2017 sporting year

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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

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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

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McCubbin pair win pairs

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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

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Draw made for first round of Scottish Junior Cup

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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

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Do you know someone who fits the bill?

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

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

Bute quartet preparing to launch jazz season - and new album

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Stop being a stick in the mud...and get down and dirty in it when Tough Mudder returns to Drumlanrig Castle on June 16 and June 17 this year. (Pic: Robert Perry)

Make Scottish charities your New Year resolution

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Chris has still to complete his challenge

Tales of a Wandering Loon: Walking to raise awareness of mental health

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How do you celebrate? Pic: George McLuskie

Quiz: How do they celebrate New Year in these countries?

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