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MSYP column - Exams not the only pathway

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Paul Sneddon and Claire Watson were married on May 19 in Rothesay. Photos kindly supplied by Iain Cochrane.

A royal day to get married

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Argyll and Bute Council leader Aileen Morton.

Council leader to chair new roads group

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(L-R): Caroline Speirs, Neive Colman, Lynda McAulay and Isobel Maxwell from Calum's Cabin.

Lottery grant for Bute-based charity

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Scientists set to return to island

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Rothesay Pipe Band in tune for more success thanks to youth drive

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Bute’s first truffle farm

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Buteman news in brief round-up

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Michael Russell MSP pledged his support for MS Society Scotland's Kiss Goodbye to MS campaign

Local MSP supports Multiple Sclerosis campaign at Holyrood

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It's not good news for Scottish residents with a phobia of creepy crawlies (Photo: Charlesjsharp / Wikimedia Commons)

Experts predict an increase in Scotland's daddy longlegs population

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Infrastructure talks on track

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Police Scotland.

Travel with caution advice for drivers

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Ferry board sets sail for communities

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Zero tolerance scheme on ferries

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Businesses urged to help keep people safe

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Britain’s Most Wanted list: sexual crimes

Crime
Police Scotland

Police warning as clocks change

Crime

Millions of pounds stolen through cyber enabled crime in Scotland

Crime

Quiz: How good is your Scottish Gaelic?

Arts
The EIS says teachers' salaries have gone down 20 per cent in real terms in the last decade.

Teachers urged to send clear message to John Swinney calling for a ‘fair pay increase’

Education

Pupils set for five weeks of exams

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John Lawson with some of the Sardinian children at Mount Stuart House.

Italian islanders loving Bute

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Council welcomes schools funding from government

Education

Local businesses benefit from £72m rate relief in seven years

Business
MVs Argyle and Bute at Rothesay pier

Infrastructure talks on track

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Community broadband being rolled out on Bute

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Employer Adviser- Julie Johnston (pink cardi) and Work Coach Team Leader (manager) Moira Hellyer, from Rothesay job centre.

Island claimant figure remains exactly the same as last year

Business

SNP accuses Labour of ‘playing politics’

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The GMB Union says the pay offer will widen the gap between the highest and lowest paid council workers.

Scottish council workers urged to reject ‘unfair’ pay offer

Politics
Argyll and Bute Council's headquarters

Local council tax rise ‘highest in Scotland’

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Experts predict an increase in Scotland's daddy longlegs population

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The group of volunteers who make up the 'Incredible Edible Bute' group, working hard at Battery Place.

The power of community action on display on island

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Highlands and Islands MSP Donald Cameron has urged constituents across the Isle of Bute to get behind WWF Scotland's Earth Hour campaign to help protect wildlife from the effects of climate change. (Photograph: MAVERICK PHOTO AGENCY

MSP supports lights off scheme to highlight climate change

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New director for social care partnership

Health
The Stroke Association provides support and information to stroke survivors and their families.

Stroke survivors falling through the gaps in care

Health

Local carers making plans

Health
Heather Tierney, Argyll and Bute Health and Social Care Partnership's Technology Enabled Care (TEC) Telecare Outreach worker

A day in the life of Technology Enabled Care Outreach Worker

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Jane Williams from Bute  picked up the 'outstanding individual' award.

Bute nurse among the winners at local social care staff awards

Health