This is the VisitBute blog – where we post all sorts of articles about the wonderful island of Bute! From information about our beaches, reviews of events, people talking about their special holidays here – or even getting married here! If you have a story that you would like to share with our blog readers, please contact us

The Lade Centre

The Lade Centre

The Lade Centre (TLC) has been set up in the old Salvation Army Hall in Ladeside Place to offer support and company for anyone on the island who might need it.  The volunteer team are keen to let people know what is on offer there. They have a diverse programme of...

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Bluebird On Bute

Bluebird On Bute

On Friday evening, the pier will be the place to be at 6.20pm as Donald Campbell's Bluebird rolls off the Calmac ferry and on to Bute. With interest from The One Show and BBC Reporting Scotland, we are hoping that lots of locals (and visitors!) are there to welcome...

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Bute Noir Competition  – She’s a Winner!

Bute Noir Competition – She’s a Winner!

The Bute Noir sponsored competition has been won by Pauline McGough from Glasgow. Pauline says:" Bute is my not-so-guilty pleasure - I can feel the weight of the day to day lift from my shoulders as soon as I Board that Ferry! P" Pauline wins 2 tickets to " Now for...

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Bute Noir Competition

Bute Noir Competition

Visit Bute are running another competition! Thanks to the generosity of Bute Noir, we are able to offer two tickets to one event in this all-star weekend as follows: Where?  Rothesay Library. When? Saturday 4 August; 3.30pm. What?  "Now for something completely...

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