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This page was last updated: Sun, 05/04/2020 - 08:22
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Road Closure A819 Last updated: 5 Apr 2020 - 08:22 (originally posted: 4 Apr 2020 - 19:30)

 

 

The A819 Inverary - Dalmally Road is now open following a Road Traffic Accident.

The Route was reopened at 03:35 hrs as recovery and Roads crews cleared the scene.

 

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Road Closure - Crinan Ferry Swing Bridge Last updated: 16 Mar 2020 - 15:22 (originally posted: 16 Mar 2020 - 15:22)

From 0830 hours on Monday 16 March 2020 to 1700 hours on Sunday 5 April 2020 the B841 Cairnbaan - Crinan Road at Crinan Ferry Swing Bridge will be closed. There is no alternative route so drivers are advised to avoid this area.

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A816 Lochgilphead Last updated: 28 Feb 2020 - 11:20 (originally posted: 5 Feb 2020 - 16:30)

The traffic lights positioned at the junction of Bishopton Road and the A816 will remain in situ for approximately 2 months. This is to allow for works to continue in the creation of an additional footpath.

 Please allow extra time when planning your journey

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Last updated: 24 Mar 2020 - 15:35
(originally posted: 24 Mar 2020 - 15:35)

All of our schools are currently closed. Look out for updates on our website - www.argyll-bute.gov.uk/coronavirus-help-and-advice - and social media channels (Facebook and Twitter).

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All our public toilets are currently closed Last updated: Wed, 25/03/2020 - 17:14
(originally posted: Wed, 25/03/2020 - 17:14)

In order to comply with government guidelines on social distancing, all of our public toilets in Argyll and Bute are currently closed

Find out more about changes to bins, roads and amenity services here

Council offices are now closed to members of the public Last updated: Tue, 24/03/2020 - 15:18
(originally posted: Tue, 24/03/2020 - 15:18)

To help stop the spread of coronavirus, and in line with Government advice, council offices are now closed to members of the public.

Look out for updates about our services on our website - www.argyll-bute.gov.uk/coronavirus-help-and-advice - and social media channels (Facebook and Twitter).

If you have any urgent enquiries, you can call 01546 605522. Please only call this line if your enquiry is urgent. Thank you.

For health advice on keeping safe, please see www.nhsinform.scot

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Changes to rubbish and recycling collections due to Coronavirus Last updated: Fri, 03/04/2020 - 16:33
(originally posted: Wed, 25/03/2020 - 17:09)

Temporary changes have been made to our rubbish and recycling collections for households and businesses - from Monday 6th April we will be carrying out a 2-weekly collection service where general waste and recycling will be collected at the same time

You can find more out about all these changes on our Changes to bins, roads and amenity services page

 

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Change to scheduled refuse collection - Coll Last updated: Fri, 27/03/2020 - 10:05
(originally posted: Fri, 27/03/2020 - 10:04)

Weather and ferries permitting, the scheduled general waste collection on Coll will now be on Saturday 4th April

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Easdale ferry running to revised timetable - Last updated: Tue, 24/03/2020 - 16:44
(originally posted: Tue, 24/03/2020 - 16:44)

Due to the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) outbreak and government instructions for workers and members of the public to reduce unnecessary exposure, a revised Summer timetable will be put in place on the Ellenabeich - Easdale ferry for a temporary period. This will aid in minimising crew exposure in order for the vessel to continue service.

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Port Appin to Lismore ferry running to revised timetable - Last updated: Tue, 24/03/2020 - 16:38
(originally posted: Tue, 24/03/2020 - 16:38)

Due to the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) outbreak and government instructions for workers and members of the public to reduce unnecessary exposure, a revised Summer timetable will be put in place on the Port Appin to Lismore ferry for a temporary period. This will aid in minimising crew exposure in order for the vessel to continue service.

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Isle of Seil to Luing ferry running to revised Summer timetable - Last updated: Mon, 23/03/2020 - 15:59
(originally posted: Mon, 23/03/2020 - 15:59)

Due to the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) outbreak and government instructions for workers and members of the public to reduce unnecessary exposure, a revised Summer timetable will be put in place on the Isle of Seil (Cuan) to Luing ferry for a temporary period. This will aid in minimising crew exposure in order for the vessel to continue service.

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Islay to Jura ferry running to revised Summer timetable - Last updated: Mon, 23/03/2020 - 15:52
(originally posted: Mon, 23/03/2020 - 15:51)

Due to the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) outbreak and government instructions for workers and members of the public to reduce unnecessary exposure, a revised Summer timetable will be put in place on the Islay to Jura ferry for a temporary period. This will aid in minimising crew exposure in order for the vessel to continue service.

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