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Team behind food bank are named Provost’s Citizen of the Year

Maureen and Gordon Cummings had the idea to create Old Kilpatrick Food Parcels after volunteering their time to pick up shopping and prescriptions for neighbours when Covid hit.
The team behind a new food bank set up at the height of the Covid-19 pandemic to help ensure vulnerable residents had essential supplies has been named as Citizens of the Year at the Provost’s Civic Awards.

Published : 20 May 2021

Investment will help deliver ambitious Community Empowerment Strategy

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West Dunbartonshire Council has secured two project workers to help drive forward community empowerment in the area.

Published : 19 May 2021

Clydebank pupils first in Scotland to sit NPA Legal Studies in School

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Pupils from Clydebank High School are the first in Scotland to sit the National Progress Award (NPA) in Legal Studies in a school setting.

Published : 19 May 2021

Council sets out four year Equality Plan

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West Dunbartonshire Council has set out its ambitions to advance equality and promote diversity and inclusion in West Dunbartonshire.

Published : 19 May 2021

SPTA pupil awarded Lord Lieutenant Cadet

A pupil from St Peter the Apostle High School has been award the prestigious Lord Lieutenant Cadet award and will represent the area at high profile events.

Published : 19 May 2021

Lomond Bridge reopens following £3.6million upgrade

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Lomond bridge reopened today  following the completion of a £3.6million upgrade. The bridge through Balloch reopened  to traffic  this morning after enhancements including the replacement of the bridge deck with associated new lighting and parapet renewal were completed.

Published : 14 May 2021

HSCP Work Connect service makes mental health promotion an art form

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West Dunbartonshire is playing a starring role in a nationwide arts festival designed to promote good mental health.

Published : 14 May 2021

Consultation with tenants on future of Clydebank flats

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A consultation will be launched to seek feedback on future options for the Brunswick House, Montreal House and Quebec House developments in Clydebank.

Published : 07 May 2021

Innovative energy efficient Passivhaus development proposed for Bonhill site

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A future housing development site in Bonhill has been chosen for a new pilot scheme of Passivhaus energy efficient homes.

Published : 07 May 2021

Free lateral flow test kits available for anyone without symptoms.

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Everyone in Scotland can now access rapid coronavirus (COVID-19) testing, even if they have no symptoms.

Published : 28 April 2021