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Food For Thought receives £46k fund to support its services

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A West Dunbartonshire foodbank is to receive £46,000 over the next three years.

Published : 17 August 2023

Significant increase to Council apprentice pay following review

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The majority of Apprentices at West Dunbartonshire Council will receive a substantial pay rise after the Council agreed to revise wages to align with national minimum wage.  and the Scottish Local Government Living Wage in later years of training. 

Published : 17 August 2023

Provost’s Civic Awards - Nominate your local hero now!

Provost Civic Awards - Nominate your local hero
The search is on for West Dunbartonshire’s community champions as nominations for the Provost’s Civic Awards open today.

Published : 17 August 2023

West Dunbartonshire shows crowds the Power of the Bike at World Champs

UCI start line for the Women’s Elite Road Race on Sunday
Crowds gathered in West Dunbartonshire this weekend to support world-class cyclists as they competed in the 2023 UCI Cycling World Championships.

Published : 13 August 2023

Exxon site transformation takes another step forward for City Deal

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A major industrial and commercial development proposed for West Dunbartonshire has been approved after consideration by City Deal officials.

Published : 11 August 2023

West Dunbartonshire pupils celebrate next steps as exam results roll in

Pupils across west Dunbartonshire are celebrating today as they look forward to their next chapter following school.

Published : 08 August 2023

Spectacular sights and sounds at the Scottish Pipe Band Championships

Band marching at the Scottish Pipe Band Championships
Thousands of spectators flocked to Levengrove Park to enjoy the sights and sounds of the Scottish Pipe Band Championships this weekend.

Published : 30 July 2023

Claim your school clothing grant now

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Parents and carers who could be entitled to receive a grant to buy school uniforms should apply now to ensure they receive their money in time for the start of the new term.

Published : 26 July 2023

Council reminds businesses of short-term let licence deadline

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All businesses offering short-term lets in Scotland will shortly require to have a licence before accepting bookings and welcoming guests on their premises.

Published : 25 July 2023

Piper and Drummer set sites on the Scottish Pipe Band Championships

Piper Tam Gray and Drummer Alexander Brown walk along a path at Levengrove Park
There’s no such thing as a generation gap for this musical duo – as they join forces for the Scottish Pipe Band Championships this month.

Published : 25 July 2023