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

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

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

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
Provost Maurice Corry

A Christmas message from the Provost

I’m extremely proud to see first-hand, the great community spirit we are lucky to have in Argyll and Bute. From our many volunteers who run community groups to every day neighbourly support, our communities are full of good people willing to help each other.

19 December 2023

Dunoon gains gold

Dunoon Primary School has become the latest school in Argyll and Bute to receive a gold award in UNICEF UK’s Rights Respecting School Programme.

19 December 2023
Images shows a class of secondary school pupils at their desks with the teacher at the front of the class.

Supporting attainment for care experienced young people

Raising attainment and delivering positive outcomes for Care Experienced Children and Young People (CECYP) across Argyll and Bute will continue to be a key priority for the council in the year ahead.

14 December 2023
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