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Building work on new Our Lady and St Patrick’s High School delayed

20 April 2015

Construction of the new Our Lady St Patrick’s High School has been held up by a European ruling affecting how some projects are financed by the Scottish Government.

Council marks World Autism Awareness Day

02 April 2015

A poster designed by a primary school pupil is being used to help raise awareness of autism across West Dunbartonshire.
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£1 charge to replace free swimming

30 March 2015

Concessionary swimming in West Dunbartonshire will cost £1 from 1 April leaving the area with amongst the lowest charges in Scotland.
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Council teams repair over 4,500 potholes in West Dunbartonshire

27 March 2015

More than 4,500 potholes have been repaired by West Dunbartonshire Council in the last 10 months.
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Garshake Nursery to close on 31 July

26 March 2015

West Dunbartonshire Council will close Garshake Nursery on 31 July to save local taxpayers £538,000 over the next three years.
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Work begins on new West Dunbartonshire workshops

26 March 2015

Scottish Government Minister Margaret Burgess today kick started the construction of new £1.8m workshops at the Vale of Leven Industrial Estate.

Council offers free driving lessons to help young people into work

25 March 2015

Young people in West Dunbartonshire are being offered free driving lessons to help improve their chances of gaining sustained employment.
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School pupils talk their way to the top in public speaking contest

23 March 2015

Three primary school pupils from Clydebank have taken the top prize in a public speaking competition with their impassioned plea on road safety.

Community Health & Care initiative wins top national award

20 March 2015

West Dunbartonshire Community Health and Care Partnership (WD CHCP) and West Dunbartonshire Community Volunteer Service (CVS) have scooped a prestigious Gold Award at this year’s COSLA Excellence Awards.

Council receives £102k to increase employability skills

20 March 2015

West Dunbartonshire Council is to receive £102,000 from the Scottish Government to help improve young people’s skills and make them more employable.