Since the Trust’s formation in 1990, the volunteer Trustees and Members have been involved in many heritage projects on Bute.

In 2004 the Bute Conservation Trust initiated the Discover Bute Landscape Partnership Scheme as part of the Trust’s aim of conserving the natural, built and social heritage of Bute.

The Trust is always looking for members who want to be involved in Bute’s built and natural heritage.


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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