Christmas News
Nativity fun with North Bute Primary

Nativity fun with North Bute Primary

The pupils of North Bute Primary School showcased their acting, singing and dancing talents to parents and friends of the school at their Nativity play performance in Port Bannatyne Village Hall on Wednesday night.

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VIDEO: Christmas with Bute Community Band

VIDEO: Christmas with Bute Community Band

The island’s community band’s Christmas concert on Tuesday evening in the United Church of Bute proved, if ever there was any doubt, that Bute is bursting with talent.

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‘O Come All Ye Faithful…’

‘O Come All Ye Faithful…’

A short carol service will be held at Kingarth Hotel tomorrow (Wednesday, December 14).

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Community band Christmas concert tonight

Community band Christmas concert tonight

With less than two weeks to go until the big day, Bute Community Band’s Christmas Concert tonight will be just the ticket to help you enter into the festive spirit.

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Solace and Hope service at UCB

Solace and Hope service at UCB

A service will be held at the United Church of Bute next week, with a special focus on those who find Christmas a difficult time of year.

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What a dame!

What a dame!

It’s panto season – oh, yes it is! – and Rothesay audiences have been treated to yet another fantastic community pantomime courtesy of Achievement Bute and Bute Theatre Co.

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A magical evening with Ballianlay Choir

A magical evening with Ballianlay Choir

There was no possibility of anyone leaving Ballianlay Choir’s Christmas Concert on Wednesday evening not full of festive spirit after a fantastic evening’s entertainment.

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Christmas cheer at Port Bannatyne

Christmas cheer at Port Bannatyne

Eight-year-old North Bute Primary pupil, Holly Black, had the honour of switching on Port Bannatyne’s Christmas lights on Saturday night.

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Christmas cheer with Bute Community Band

Christmas cheer with Bute Community Band

There’s not long to go until Christmas arrives. With so much to do between now and the big day perhaps you’re struggling to get into the festive spirit? If so, why not head along to Bute Community Band’s annual Christmas concert on Tuesday, December 13?

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What’s On: Ballianlay Choir Christmas Concert

What’s On: Ballianlay Choir Christmas Concert

You know it’s nearly Christmas when Ballianlay Choir’s Christmas Concert is just around the corner!

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