Unlock Your Green Side
Apr17

Unlock Your Green Side

There are 33 community car clubs across UK and a further 10 in major cities.  Car Bute was established in 2011 as part of CarPlus Developing Car Clubs in Scotland programme.  Since then our car club has went from strength to strength, and holds a unique place as an island based service.  Many individual members who joined in that first year have continued with us, and tell us how useful it is to have access to a car when they need...

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Get on the right track for a Greener and healthier Bute
Aug23

Get on the right track for a Greener and healthier Bute

Making an inroad into reducing your carbon footprint in regard to transport is something that we can all do. It is quite easy to leave your car at home and walk, cycle, take the bus or sell your car altogether and join the community car club.  Think of the money that would save you by doing any of the above.  Not only will you benefit the environment, but also achieve greater health values to your body by exercising at the same time. ...

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Scotland’s only Community Car Club
Aug09

Scotland’s only Community Car Club

Car Bute is Scotland’s  first Island Community Car Club with over 180 members.  Car Bute offers all advantages of using a car with none of the expenses e.g. Road Tax, Insurance, MOT’s, cleaning etc. If you would like to become a member, either full membership at £60 or temporary membership if you are a visitor to the island or only have need to use it once,£20, please get in touch for more information to Fyne Futures on...

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You’ll be amazed by what you can discover on Bute
Aug05

You’ll be amazed by what you can discover on Bute

There are many delights to discover when travelling around Bute, with some you may have to work just a bit to experience them.  And at Car Bute we recommend that it is worth the effort.   Whilst enjoying the dark skies, try and spot The Garden Tiger, one of the largest and most colourful moths in UK. Lepidoptera is the study of moths, and what a variety we have on Bute!  A local study group recently ran a moth trapping and study event...

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Benefits of the Car Club
Jul13

Benefits of the Car Club

Why own a car when you could join a Car Club? A lot of people don’t notice the true costs of running a car, but when you add up the cost of tax, MOT, fuel, servicing, repairs, depreciation and parking you could be looking at an average of over a hundred pounds a week! And who wants all the hassle that goes with car ownership? What if you could walk down the street and climb into a clean, new car that has its own guaranteed parking...

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Take advantage of the cars during the summer
Jul05

Take advantage of the cars during the summer

Car Bute is available to hire on an hourly, daily or weekly basis depending on your needs.  The costs are: £3.50 per hour up to 9 hours, thereafter £35 per day 21p per mile Joining Fee is £20 (temporary)  £60 (full annual) Refundable insurance deposit £50 Just give us a call on 01700...

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