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Your voice matters!

Your voice matters! That’s the main theme – chosen by young people across the country - of Welcome to Your Vote Week 2024, which runs from January 29th to February 4th.

24 January 2024
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New design proposals for Dunoon travel route

Following feedback from a public consultation in May 2023, new design proposals will launch for an active travel route between Dunoon and Hunters Quay. The proposed route will make it easier and safer to walk, cycle and wheel for residents and visitors.

23 January 2024
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Can you make a better journey in 2024?

Did you know that around 60% of journeys, we take, between one and two miles are by car? Choosing to use the car less, even just once a week, can make a big difference to your health, purse and the planet.

19 January 2024
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ELC registration in Argyll and Bute

Children in Argyll and Bute who were born between 1 March 2021 and 28 February 2022, can be registered for a funded Early Learning and Childcare (ELC) place the week beginning Monday 22 January 2024.

12 January 2024
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Primary one registration

Children who turn five between 1 March 2024 and 28 February 2025 can be registered for primary school during the week beginning Monday 15 January 2024.

5 January 2024
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Finnart pipeline – multi-agency statement

Argyll and Bute Council is coordinating a multi-agency response following a small quantity of light crude oil surfacing from an underground pipeline in the area local to Finnart Ocean Terminal, Argyll and Bute.

3 January 2024
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Argyll and Bute leads the way in employment and training

New figures just released show that 95.6% of 16-19 year olds in Argyll and Bute are currently in education, training or employment, an increase of 1.7% on 2022 and 1.3% above the national figure of 94.3%.

20 December 2023
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