Availability over the Christmas period
Dec11

Availability over the Christmas period

At time of writing, the Car Bute car can be booked for full days over the Christmas and new year period; Automatic car: 19th Dec 25th Dec – 1st Jan Manual car: 19th, 20th, 25th, 27th December There is also some availability outwith these days but book fast as the hours they are available are being snapped up...

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A car for all
Nov27

A car for all

Its getting to that time of year again. When the decorations go out, the trees go up and family and friends come round to visit. Often when visitors come to the island they seek the freedom to go where they can, whenever they can and this is one way the Car Bute car can help. The opportunity visitors to the island have around this time of year is unique: a glimpse at island life during the winter months and the picturesque scenes our...

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Electric cars buzzing around on Bute
Aug21

Electric cars buzzing around on Bute

A new breed of car club is now popping up across the country, showing that community car clubs are as popular as ever. The trend for all-electric car clubs is driven by the appeal of emission free travel and no fuel costs. Such freedoms from conventional car running costs such as fuel and servicing, not to mention insurance and tax costs have long been a draw for those looking to car share. Now though the added benefit of reducing...

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Smart villages, travel in style.
Mar29

Smart villages, travel in style.

In a world of information where the requirements for accurate, up-to-date details on our travel arrangements are needed at the touch of a button it is sometimes easy to neglect the environmental impact we take. Whether looking for ferry status, checking train timetables or seeing whether your bus is running on time, so much of this can be done via the internet now. But technology has a greater part to play in transport. Towns and...

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New year, Green year
Jan12

New year, Green year

With 2018 well underway the sun seems to be greeting us earlier in the morning. So why not make the most of it? There is so much of Bute to explore and see. From southern Kilchattan Bay to the shores of Scalpsie Bay, the views can be breathtaking (despite the chill in the air!). Any drivers visiting can take advantage of the Car Bute car club by becoming a temporary member. This gives them the freedom to get to places that they...

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