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Become a Member of Bute Conservation Trust

Why not join us and help maintain the West Island Way. You don’t have to get involved in the actual physical maintenance work because your £10 subscription will definitely contribute to our work. However, we are always looking for volunteers to join our team and help maintain the infrastructure of the West Island Way. It can be hard work and sometimes in all weathers but it’s a good laugh and very fulfilling when the jobs are done…. To join download our application... read more

October 2017: Refurbishment works on Tramway Path

A notable achievement of the 2008 ‘Discover Bute Landscape Partnership Scheme’ was the creation of the Tramway Path between Port Bannatyne and Ettrick Bay. Substantial works have now been carried out by the Trust to repair wear and tear on this popular section of Bute’s ‘West Island Way’. (Picture: Billy... read more