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Gylen Castle

Gylen Castle, Scotland. Gylen Castle, on the southern part of the island of Kerrera in Argyll and Bute, juts dramatically into the sky on the tip of a promontory overlooking the Firth of Lorne. It was built in 1582 by Clan MacDougall.

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Mount Stuart, Isle of Bute, Scotland One of the World's finest houses - Mount Stuart, ancestral home of the Marquess of Bute, is a stupendous example of Victorian Gothic architecture set amidst 300 acres of gloriously landscaped gardens. Spectacular interiors include the stunning White Marble Chapel and magnificent Marble Hall complete with kaleidoscopic stained glass.

Gylen Castle, on the southern part of the island of Kerrera in Argyll and Bute, juts dramatically into the sky on the tip of a promontory overlooking the Firth of Lorne.

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William Shakespeare First Folio discovered on Isle of Bute

A copy of Shakespeare's First Folio - a book containing 36 of his plays published seven years after his death - has been discovered at a stately home on a Scottish Island.

Shakespeare first folio discovered at stately home on Scottish island

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A WWII bunker in Balnakeilly Wood, Isle of Bute. Photo by John Williams and uploaded by Bute Island Radio.

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Diana, Princess of Wales, attends The Bute Highland Games, in Scotland

Diana Princess of Wales attends The Bute Highland Games on the Isle of Bute Scotland on August 22...

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