Unique exhibition draws on local history
Friday, 21 December, 2018
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A unique work drawing on the people and past of Kirkintilloch Town Hall is now on display at the iconic building.

Give us your views on taxi fare freeze
Friday, 21 December, 2018
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People are being consulted on a proposed taxi fare freeze in East Dunbartonshire.

Chance to provide feedback on new Public Entertainment Licence Resolution
Friday, 21 December, 2018
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The Council is consulting with the public and communities in East Dunbartonshire in order to help modernise the Public Entertainment Licence (PEL) process.

East Dunbartonshire Schools still top of the class
Thursday, 20 December, 2018
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East Dunbartonshire secondary schools are among the top performing in the country

Council’s 2018 STARs
Thursday, 20 December, 2018
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Joint Council Leaders Andrew Polson and Vaughan Moody announced the Council’s 2018 STARs Award winners at a ceremony in the newly-refurbished War Memorial Hall in Bishopbriggs this week.

Festive opening times 2018-2019
Wednesday, 19 December, 2018
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Council offices will close on Monday 24 December 2018 and will re-open on Thursday 3 January 2019. 

Season's greetings
Friday, 14 December, 2018
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Happy Christmas and New Year from East Dunbartonshire Council
 

Make it a green Christmas this year
Friday, 14 December, 2018
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When all the festive fun is over, be a Christmas star and recycle your Christmas tree and tinsel-free cards.

A festive message from Provost Alan Brown
Thursday, 13 December, 2018
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This has been my first full year as Provost of East Dunbartonshire and looking back on the events I have attended and remembering the people I have met has reinforced what a privilege it is to hold this very special office.

Nominate a project for Community Payback help
Thursday, 13 December, 2018
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Do you have a project that you need some help with in East Dunbartonshire?

Layla's winter scene to feature on Council's 2018 Christmas card
Wednesday, 12 December, 2018
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A snowy scene featuring one of Santa's reindeer, created by 8 year old Layla from St. Helen's Primary in Bishopbriggs, will adorn the East Dunbartonshire Council Christmas card and e-card this year.

Safety first in annual calendar competition
Monday, 10 December, 2018
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Emily Salihova Archer, a Primary 2 pupil at Thomas Muir Primary School, received an early Christmas present this week when she was announced as the winner of East Dunbartonshire Council’s annual Road Safety Calendar Competition.

More time to deliver your views on new draft taxi and private hire conditions
Monday, 10 December, 2018
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Consultation on new taxi and private hire conditions has been extended following engagement with the trade and community groups

Primary 1 to begin full day start in August
Monday, 10 December, 2018
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Following a consultation held earlier this year, and with the upcoming expansion of Early Learning and Childcare, the Council’s Education Committee agreed to change Primary 1 starting hours to a full day from the first day of term in August 2019.

 Making a splash at East Dunbartonshire’s swimming time trials
Thursday, 6 December, 2018
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A group of 125 young swimmers were up against the clock when they took part in the time trials for the Scottish Schools’ Swimming Championships at the Leisuredrome in Bishopbriggs on Saturday 24 November.
 

 

 

Festive period refuse and recycling collections changes
Thursday, 6 December, 2018
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Bin collection days are changing slightly over the festive period and residents are being urged to check the amended arrangements.

Pitching in to help improve sporting facilities at East Dunbartonshire schools
Monday, 3 December, 2018
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Work to replace outdated school sports pitches continues in East Dunbartonshire

Chance for people to steer new transport options
Monday, 3 December, 2018
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People are being urged to help steer a new report on active travel, public transport, roads and parking

Have your say on the new Local Development Plan
Friday, 30 November, 2018
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East Dunbartonshire Council is about to start working on a new Local Development Plan and is looking for your input.

Pupils' plea for safer parking at Craigdhu Primary
Friday, 30 November, 2018
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Drivers around Craigdhu Primary in Milngavie are being reminded of the importance of parking safely, carefully and considerately when dropping off or picking up at the school.