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Summer Reading Challenge begins in West Dunbartonshire

Illustrator Gary Erskine leads children at Duntocher Library in a superhero-themed comic book workshop to mark the launch of the Tesco Bank Summer Reading Challenge Scotland.
More than 20 West Dunbartonshire children have enjoyed superhero-themed special events as part of the Tesco Bank Summer Reading Challenge Scotland.

Published : 05 July 2016

Council marks 100 years of Balloch Park

Councillor Michelle McGinty reveals the commemorative plaque on behalf of the Provost at a ceremony attended by members of the public, local community councillors, and members of the Council’s Greenspace team.
The Council has marked the centenary of the opening of Balloch Castle Country Park by unveiling a special plaque at the park entrance.

Published : 04 July 2016

On the right road to success

West Dunbartonshire Council receives a positive report from the Scottish Roadworks Commissioner
Roadworks carried out in West Dunbartonshire over the last year have been given a positive report by the national regulator.

Published : 04 July 2016

Burnside Children’s Home wins prestigious award

Burnside CH
Staff at Burnside Children’s Home are celebrating after winning a prestigious national award in recognition of their valuable service and support to young people in West Dunbartonshire.

Published : 01 July 2016

Children bid a fond farewell to their Early Learning and Childcare Officer

Margaret Ferryfield Nursery
Ferryfield children, parents and staff bid a fond farewell to their much-loved Early Learning and Childcare Officer, Margaret Burrell on her retirement after 44 years at the Alexandria nursery.

Published : 01 July 2016

Businesses thanked for their continued support of pupils

DA Alex
Local businesses have been formally thanked for their support in providing work placement and helping pupils increase their chances of finding work when they finish their education.

Published : 01 July 2016

Councillors approve plan to share services with two other Councils

West Dunbartonshire
Councillors have voted to proceed with a plan to share services with East Dunbartonshire and Inverclyde Councils.

Published : 30 June 2016

£28m Exxon site regeneration plan is underway

The Council’s project to transform the former Exxon site near Bowling has reached a major milestone following the signing of an access agreement with the global firm.

Published : 30 June 2016

Council commits to supporting Armed Forces

Council Leader Martin Rooney, Chief Executive Joyce White and Lt Col Piers Strudwick sign the Covenant alongside Dunbartonshire Deputy Lieutenant Colonel Bobby Steele.
West Dunbartonshire Council has pledged its support for Armed Forces personnel, veterans and their families.

Published : 29 June 2016

£3m Community Sports Hub development gets the green light

An artist's impression of how the new Clydebank Community Sports Hub could look
A £3 million redevelopment of Clydebank Community Sports Hub has been given the go ahead.

Published : 27 June 2016