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CalMac ferries at Rothesay Pier.

Passenger numbers on the increase

David MacBrayne, parent company of CalMac Ferries, has reported another year of increasing passenger numbers, breaking the 5.5 million barrier in 2017/18.

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Argyll & Bute MP Brendan O'Hara

Bute MP raises Brexit fishing fears

With the UK’s EU Withdrawal Agreement revealed, Argyll and Bute MP Brendan O’Hara reiterated the concerns of the Scottish Salmon Producers’ Organisation (SSPO) for the farmed fishing industry.

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Multiple landslips  closed the A83 at the Rest and Be Thankful in October.

Rest and Be Thankful road

The leader and depute leader of Argyll and Bute Council have warmly welcomed the Scottish Government’s pledge for a permanent solution to the troubles on the A83 Rest and Be Thankful road.

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CalMac Ferries docked at Rothesay. Scottish Liberal Democrat transport spokesperson Mike Rumbles has called on the Scottish Government to implement a long-term plan of investment for ferry services across the country.

Call for long-term ferry investment

Scottish Liberal Democrat transport spokesperson Mike Rumbles has called on the Scottish Government to implement a long-term plan of investment for ferry services.

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Argyll and Bute Council leader Aileen Morton.

Leader responds to Budget

Argyll and Bute Council’s leader insists that the authority must continue to work towards making savings after the Westminster Budget announcement.

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Colintraive ferry slipway

Slipways work is plain sailing

Caledonian Maritime Assets Limited (CMAL) has completed a £6 million project that will provide those travelling to and from Bute with a more resilient ferry service.

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