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Libraries to invest £38k helping kids bounce back on their learning after Covid

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West Dunbartonshire libraries have successfully bid for £38,000 to launch an innovative project aimed at helping young people from underprivileged neighbourhoods with their learning after the disruption of the Covid pandemic.

Published : 19 November 2021

Glencairn House transformation moves forward

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A state-of-the-art new library and museum in Dumbarton’s historic Glencairn House could be operational as soon as 2024.

Published : 19 November 2021

Proposal to increase accessible toilets in West Dunbartonshire

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Councillors have agreed to request additional budget to enhance the provision of Changing Place Toilets (CPT) in West Dunbartonshire.

Published : 19 November 2021

Council agrees sale of Dumbarton’s Artizan Centre

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West Dunbartonshire Council will buy the Artizan Shopping Centre for £1.7million to progress plans to regenerate and transform Dumbarton town centre.

Published : 19 November 2021

Clydebank Framework developed to re-establish the heart of town centre

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A new framework for Clydebank has been created to ensure development generates longstanding improvements in line with community aspirations.

Published : 18 November 2021

Hundreds of West Dunbartonshire businesses benefit from Council support

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Hundreds of businesses across West Dunbartonshire have benefitted from support through the Council in the past year.

Published : 18 November 2021

Pupils winning posters go on display

Lauri Doherty with her poster
Two creative pupils will see their posters discouraging smoking in play parks prominently displayed across West Dunbartonshire.

Published : 12 November 2021

Council’s Energy Centre showcased to Danish politicians during COP26

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West Dunbartonshire Council hosted members of the Danish Parliament this week as part of their COP26 visit to Scotland.

Published : 12 November 2021

Council outlines steps to be Net Zero by 2045

Adam Armour Florence At COP26 Green Zone
West Dunbartonshire Council has set out its plan to achieve its ambitious target of being net zero by 2045.

Published : 12 November 2021

Council’s successful £326,000 funding bid for two local skills projects

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West Dunbartonshire Council has successfully bid for funding for two local projects through the UK Government’s Community Renewal Fund.

Published : 11 November 2021