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Record high for Active Schools as more pupils than ever get involved

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Thousands of pupils across West Dunbartonshire took part in Active Schools sessions this year, setting a new record for participation across the region.

Published : 21 September 2018

Clydebank to host Monte Carlo car rally with thousands expected

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Clydebank in West Dunbartonshire has been chosen as the Scottish starting point for the Monte Carlo car rally next year

Published : 20 September 2018

Staff at homeless project praised in inspection report

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Staff at a homeless project have been praised for helping residents recover from drug and alcohol addictions and get back on their feet.

Published : 14 September 2018

Health and social care staff employees recognised for their dedication

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West Dunbartonshire Health and Social Care Partnership (HSCP) has celebrated its caring, compassionate and dedicated employees at an awards ceremony.

Published : 14 September 2018

Council appoints Champions for change

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Children in care will have more say in key decisions that affect their lives thanks to the formation of a Champions Board and the appointment of three care experienced young people.

Published : 14 September 2018

Parents and carers reminded to sign up for ParentPay

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Parents and carers are being reminded to sign up for a new convenient online service to pay for school meals and activities.

Published : 11 September 2018

Council pilot sees families benefit from additional childcare hours

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Hundreds of children across West Dunbartonshire are benefiting from 30 hours of weekly free childcare as the Council makes preparation to roll out the scheme across the area by 2020.

Published : 05 September 2018

Dedicated charity club founder named as Citizen of the Year

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A taxi driver who left his job to set up a charity for vulnerable people has been named as West Dunbartonshire’s Citizen of the Year.

Published : 03 September 2018

Housing initiative for young care leavers shortlisted for award

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An innovative housing scheme to support young people as they leave care has been nominated for an award.

Published : 03 September 2018

Council marks Merchant Navy Day by flying the Red Ensign Flag

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West Dunbartonshire Council has joined hundreds of local authorities in honouring Merchant Navy personnel past and present by flying the Red Ensign Flag.

Published : 03 September 2018