The Next Steps Event

The Next Steps Event

Over 90 members of the community turned out to the Next Steps event at Rothesay Joint Campus on Sunday. The event was organised by BCLC to keep the community informed as we journey towards the purchase of the forest and beyond. With 2 guest speakers, various display...

Bute Forest – The Next Steps

Sunday 21st March Rothesay Joint Campus An Open Day 2.30pm We had a couple of very interesting guest speakers from : The Community Woodlands AssociationEstablished in 2003 as the direct representative body of Scotland’s community woodland groups. We help community...

An interview with John McGhee – Chairman of BCLC

In the aftermath of the stunning landslide YES vote from the community of Bute, there is an interview with John McGhee in this weeks Buteman newspaper. There is a more in depth version of the interview available to read on line at the Buteman website. Follow this link...
The Result of the Community Ballot

The Result of the Community Ballot

After almost 3 weeks of tension as the community of Bute voted in what has been the biggest community ballot of it’s kind in Scotland the votes have been counted and the result is in. VOTES CAST  –  2739 That’s a 52.5% turnout YES votes  –...