September 6th, 2010
It culminated in an on-air bust-up, the sacking of its high-profile breakfast presenter and the resignation of 16 volunteers.
The community radio station had been designed to give residents of Bute some home-grown entertainment and a sounding board for the issues that affected them the most.
However, a year after it hit the airwaves from a studio in Rothesay, it is Bute FM itself that has become the talk of the town.
Matters came to a head when co-director and popular morning show presenter Michael Blair, 66, was abruptly sacked from his show by station manager and co-director Iain Donald, 30. …