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This page was last updated: Wed, 30/09/2020 - 10:08
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Road closed - Bishops Glen, Dunoon Last updated: 17 Sep 2020 - 13:36 (originally posted: 17 Sep 2020 - 13:36)

The road at Bishop's Glen, Dunoon has been closed due to safety issues. There is access only to the residents of the one house in the area. We will be carrying out investigations but no time limit available as yet. Parking will only be available at the bottom of the Glen as you enter on the right hand side.

Castle Street Port Bannatyne Road Closure Last updated: 16 Jun 2020 - 12:40 (originally posted: 11 May 2020 - 12:22)

Castle Street - Port Bannatyne on the Isle of Bute remains temporarily closed due to a dangerous building at No. 21 Castle Street.

Diversions are in place but the closure will restrict on-street parking.

The Council's Building Control Officers are working with others to have the safety concerns addressed as quickly as possible.

Updates on progress and the re-opening of the street will be provided as soon as they are available.

 

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There are no reported disruptions to schools.

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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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Glass Bin Collections - Mull & Iona - Wednesday 30th September Last updated: Wed, 30/09/2020 - 10:08
(originally posted: Wed, 30/09/2020 - 10:07)

We are unable to collect domestic and commercial glass recycling bins on the Isle of Iona and in the Fionnphort area of Mull on Wednesday 30th September.  Please refer to this website for further updates.

Our apologies for any inconvenience.

Isle of Tiree - Route 1 Recycling waste Last updated: Tue, 29/09/2020 - 15:39
(originally posted: Tue, 29/09/2020 - 15:38)

Due to technical issues. Route 1 Recycling collection scheduled for Wednesday 30th September will not take place residents advised to check website for updates.

Blue Recycling Bins - Isle of Mull - Tuesday 29th September Last updated: Tue, 29/09/2020 - 10:03
(originally posted: Tue, 29/09/2020 - 10:03)

Due to technical issues, we are unable to collect blue recycling bins in the Bunessan area on the Isle of Mull on Tuesday 29th September.  Please see website for further updates.

Our apologies for any inconvenience.

Helensburgh West - Bin collection disruption Last updated: Thu, 24/09/2020 - 11:47
(originally posted: Thu, 24/09/2020 - 11:47)

There has been some disruption to bin collections today (Thursday 24th September) in Helensburgh West - If you have been affected, please leave your bin out for collection. Bins will be collected up to, and over the weekend. 

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Islay to Jura ferry running to revised Summer timetable - Last updated: Wed, 03/06/2020 - 10:15
(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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Port Appin to Lismore ferry running to revised timetable - Last updated: Wed, 03/06/2020 - 10:15
(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: Wed, 03/06/2020 - 10:15
(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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Easdale ferry running to revised timetable - Last updated: Wed, 03/06/2020 - 10:14
(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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There are no reported disruptions to our website and online services.