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Welcome to the Council's Public Relations section

Corporate Communications is a small team dedicated to keeping our residents, staff and the media fully informed of what’s going on at West Dunbartonshire Council

If you require further information please contact the Public relations team

2018/19 Council Budget update

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The Council’s administration has presented a draft budget for consultation with communities. The budget needs to address a gap of £1.1m between the funding the Council receives from Government and the cost of delivering services.

Published : 22 December 2017

Libraries public consultation extended

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The public consultation on proposed new opening hours at West Dunbartonshire libraries has been extended until Monday, January 8 2018.

Published : 22 December 2017

Queens Quay energy centre granted planning permission

Queens Quay energy centre granted planning permission
Councillors have unanimously approved plans for a new energy centre to be built at Queens Quay in Clydebank.

Published : 20 December 2017

Residents asked to help reduce post-Christmas food waste

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West Dunbartonshire Council is reminding residents to ensure any festive food waste ends up in the brown recycling bin rather than going to landfill.

Published : 20 December 2017

Savings options to be presented for West Dunbartonshire HSCP

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West Dunbartonshire’s Health and Social Care Partnership is set to present a range of options which would save £2.2million across their services in the coming year.

Published : 15 December 2017

Music-themed businesses among latest to benefit from Social Enterprise Challenge Fund

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A social enterprise running community action workshops and two creative music-themed businesses are the latest to benefit from a Council fund aimed at improving the economy and creating sustainable jobs.

Published : 14 December 2017

Public consultation launches on the new library opening hours

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A consultation is being launched to give residents an opportunity to inform the Council’s proposed new opening hours at West Dunbartonshire libraries.

Published : 12 December 2017

Savings options to be presented to Council

Budget savings options 2018/19
A range of options which would save West Dunbartonshire Council up to £4million in financial year 2018/19 and close a predicted budget shortfall is set to be presented to councillors.

Published : 08 December 2017

Council is ready for first Education Scotland inspection

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West Dunbartonshire Council is to outline its approaches to closing the poverty- related attainment gap to inspectors.

Published : 08 December 2017

Additional staff required to deliver the Early Learning and Child Care provision

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West Dunbartonshire Council is to recruit more than 100 extra staff over the next two years under plans to enhance Early Learning and Child Care provision in the area.

Published : 08 December 2017