Child poverty

Taking action to tackle child poverty

Supporting families facing financial hardship and ensuring that children do not grow up in poverty remains a top priority in Argyll and Bute.

2 October 2023

Council to invest £1.7 million on high-level ASN support

Argyll and Bute Council is investing more than £1.7 million to establish four more dedicated Learning Centres in its schools so that children and young people with more complex Additional Support Needs (ASN) can benefit from tailored high-level support.

29 September 2023
Carradale Bay

Top marks for Carradale Primary

Inspectors from Education Scotland have praised the head teacher and staff at Carradale Primary and Early Learning Centre (ELC) for fostering an inclusive, nurturing ethos across the school and nursery.

20 September 2023

South Kintyre by-election

Argyll and Bute Council is holding a by-election to elect one councillor in Ward 1, South Kintyre, on Thursday 2 November 2023.

19 September 2023
Graphic shows a row of houses with people cycle and walking in front of them.

Making it easier for Lochgilphead pedestrians and cyclists

New design proposals including crossing points, cycling and pedestrian priority areas and footpath improvements will make it easier and more attractive for people to walk, wheel and cycle between Lochgilphead Joint Campus and the town centre.

18 September 2023
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