Torrance Primary blazes a trail on new Junior Wardens Scheme 
Wednesday, 18 September, 2019
Torrance Primary Junior Wardens

Torrance Primary is the first school to complete the new East Dunbartonshire Junior Wardens Scheme which is now run in partnership with the Dynamic Youth Awards.

Community conference celebrates restoration work at Antonine Wall
Monday, 16 September, 2019

Residents will have the chance to find out more about the work being done to restore the historic Antonine Wall at an event this weekend (Saturday, 21 September)

A Hebridean island and an iconic Glasgow venue amongst this year’s art show winners
Monday, 16 September, 2019
Judge Christine Miller with ‘North Uist’; Judges Christine Miller and Jimmy Watson with ‘Two Wheels’.

The winning entries from the 49th Annual Art Show in Kirkintilloch have been revealed. The popular show continues to attract some of the finest artists from East Dunbartonshire. 

Tennis Aces invite people to court success with a Community Grant
Friday, 13 September, 2019
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You could serve up a real net result for your community organisation if you apply to the Council before 4 October

Are we on the right route? Have your say on the Draft Local Transport Strategy
Wednesday, 11 September, 2019
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People are being given another chance to drive future plans for active travel, public transport, roads and parking in East Dunbartonshire

No need to splash out ... as long as you Cycle for a Swim!
Monday, 9 September, 2019
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Pedalling patrons are taking the plunge as part of the Cycle for a Swim initiative - now on at local leisure pools until 31 October.

'Quiet hour' proves a hit with families
Monday, 9 September, 2019
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'Quiet hour' swimming sessions will be offered on a regular basis after a successful pilot at a local leisure centre - aimed at making aquatic activities more accessible for people on the autistic spectrum

Ask Tell Save a Life
Friday, 6 September, 2019
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Suicide is everyone's business and we can all work together to prevent it.

Statutory consultations launched: Secondary transfer arrangements for Craighead & Lennoxtown Primaries
Friday, 6 September, 2019

At the meeting of the Education Committee last night (Thursday 5 September) the Council agreed to hold statutory consultations on the secondary transfer arrangements for children who live in the catchment areas of Craighead and Lennoxtown Primary Schools.

Provost pays tribute to local services on 999 Emergency Services Day
Tuesday, 3 September, 2019
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Provost Alan Brown met representatives of East Dunbartonshire's emergency services to mark this year's 999 Emergency Services Day. The national day of tribute encourages the nation to celebrate its emergency personnel and remembers those killed in the line of duty.

Charity chooses Campsie Glen for launch of high profile Week of Action
Tuesday, 3 September, 2019
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Campsie Glen is to be the scenic backdrop for the launch of a week of action to highlight and tackle plastic pollution.

Dazzling fun for everyone at the 2019 Kirkintilloch Canal Festival
Monday, 2 September, 2019
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Water weekend that was! People of all ages flocked to East Dunbartonshire for the 2019 Kirkintilloch Canal Festival, which reached a crescendo on Saturday and Sunday

One Year to Go: Families set to benefit from extra childcare from August 2020
Thursday, 29 August, 2019
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East Dunbartonshire Council is preparing for the delivery, in August 2020, of the Scottish Government's requirement for additional hours of early learning and childcare for local families.

Applications invited for latest round of community grants
Wednesday, 28 August, 2019
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Organisations working at the heart of our towns and villages are being urged to apply for funding.

Get Creative - new programme unveiled
Tuesday, 27 August, 2019
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From drawing and painting to pottery and weaving, people of all ages are being offered the chance to get to the art of East Dunbartonshire.

Eighteen apprentices take first step on Council career ladder
Tuesday, 27 August, 2019
Modern Apprentices

Eighteen local young people have become the Council’s latest recruits, successfully making it onto our much sought after and award-winning Modern Apprentice Programme.

Splashing news - Kirkintilloch Canal Festival is now underway!
Monday, 26 August, 2019
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Chart a course for East Dunbartonshire - the 2019 Kirkintilloch Canal Festival is now underway!

What a lot of rubbish!
Monday, 26 August, 2019
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This summer’s ‘rubbish amnesty’ was a great success with over 68 tonnes of rubbish collected from more than a thousand happy customers at five sites across East Dunbartonshire.

Bishopbriggs Park will soon be blooming lovely
Monday, 26 August, 2019
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Bishopbriggs Park will soon be looking blooming great thanks to the hard work of some green-fingered volunteers.

Poignant display to commemorate 60th anniversary of mining disaster
Friday, 23 August, 2019
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A poignant tribute is being organised to commemorate the 60th anniversary of one of Scotland's worst mining tragedies