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Reduce your risk of cancer – and watch for signs and symptoms

Health

Good report for local council

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This colourful picture shows  dancers from the Anne McIlroy School of Dance displaying the trophies they won over the 2017 Season. Photo is courtesy of Martin Dougan

Dancers’ quick steps to a successful season

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Britain’s Most Wanted list: sexual crimes

Crime

Bute-born author of new business book believes Entrepreneurial spirit can come from within

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Top job working for charity fit for a prince

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Monthly Zero Waste Column

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Easter fun for children

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Members give this month’s demonstrations to group

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Agents lose income as Betterware catalogue goes into administration

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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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Work taking place on the west end of Wemyss Bay pier during the work. (Pic courtesy of Brian Sydney)

National accolade for Wemyss Bay Ferry Terminal

Transport

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
British Transport Police are supporting the campaign to tackle knife crime.

Transport police take campaign to tackle knife crime on to our railways

Crime

Italian islanders loving Bute

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Council welcomes schools funding from government

Education
A group of nine S3 pupils from Rothesay Academy have just completed the Scottish Fire and Rescue Service's Fire Reach Training Scheme.

Rothesay pupils take on Fire Reach course

Education
Michael Russell

Pupils’ positive destinations

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Mike Russell

Scottish Government fund set to boost schools on the island

Education

Bute-born author of new business book believes Entrepreneurial spirit can come from within

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Ardmaleish Boatbuilding Company previously built the Glen Etive

Ship ahoy for Bute-based boat builders

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The 'Real Vikings' film crew with Anne Speirs from Bute Museum and Viking expert Dr Clare Downey. Pictured on Bute in 2015.

Film tourism boost

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Views sought in local farmers’ modern apprentice survey

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Re-shaping the council is key says leader

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Ashley Highfield

MPs must protect the local press from damaging Lords amendment

Politics
The First Minister will lead a debate in the Scottish Parliament tomorrow t mark 100 years of women's suffrage.

Debate to mark 100 years of women’s suffrage

Politics
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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Zero Waste Bute article

Cutting out plastic is fantastic

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Hillwalkers are being urged to take care and be prepared for all kinds of weather.

Hillwalkers urged to be aware of dangers posed by bad weather

Environment

Reduce your risk of cancer – and watch for signs and symptoms

Health
The unit has two patient rooms with more confortable visitor seating as well as a central lounge space and kitchen, all of which look out on the new, private garden area, accessible via the lounge.

New hospital unit welcomed by List MSP

Health

Decision welcomed by MSP

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Business card...has been created as part of FEAT's upcoming fifth anniversary in May, highlighting the sepsis warning signs people should be aware of.

Video: Sepsis - 20 second-long video could save your life

Health
One of the organisations supporting the campaign is St John Scotland, which also provides CPR training to groups across the country. Volunteer Andrew Robertson is pictured delivering a training session.

Would you know how to save someone who has a cardiac arrest?

Health