West Dunbartonshire Community Foodshare to move to Phoenix Centre at subsidised rent
2 Oct 2015 17:00
West Dunbartonshire Community Foodshare is gearing up to move into new premises after the council agreed to help out with a rent subsidy.
MSPs Stuart McMillan and Jackie Baillie lock horns on council tax freeze
2 Oct 2015 16:30
Competing claims on the funding of Scotland’s council tax freeze have sparked a war of words between politicians in Dumbarton and the Vale.
Reporter Outdoors: Walkers urged to join Langraigs Hillwalking Club
2 Oct 2015 16:00
A local walking club is looking forward to the autumn season, and is encourage budding ramblers to join.
Baillie slams bed-blocking figures
2 Oct 2015 15:30
Dumbarton and the Vale’s MSP Jackie Baillie has highlighted new figures showing bed blocking at hospitals in West Dunbartonshire.
Pet of the Week: Chester
2 Oct 2015 15:00
Chester is a handsome lad who is feeling rather sorry for himself at the moment but we know that in the right home he will be a friendly and confident boy.
Kazakh ambassador visits Aggreko in Dumbarton
2 Oct 2015 12:30
The Kazakh Ambassador to the UK visited Aggreko’s Dumbarton factory today.
School rugby sides take to the field in Bonhill
3 Oct 2015 17:30
Loch Lomond Rugby Club hosted this year’s West Dunbartonshire Schools Rugby Finals organised by West Dunbartonshire Leisure’s Active Schools team
Young Loch Lomond rugby side impress despite defeat
2 Oct 2015 18:30
LOCH Lomond’s September weekend fixture saw a depleted side travel to Strathaven.
Sons boss Aitken adamant his side deserved more
1 Oct 2015 20:30
DUMBARTON manager Stevie Aitken is convinced the performances of his Sons side in the opening league games have deserved more points than they have delivered.
Sons ace Routledge: Championship is a match for the top tier
1 Oct 2015 18:00 • Kyle Crawford
DUMBARTON midfielder Jon Routledge insists he has seen little difference in standards since his move to the Championship outfit from Premiership side Hamilton Accies.
Sons’ winless run goes on after Raith defeat
30 Sep 2015 17:00
DUMBARTON remain without a win in six leagues games after falling to a 1-0 defeat against Raith Rovers at Starks Park.
A second half header from Lewis Toshney means Sons are without a win since the second day of the season — a 2-1 victory against St Mirren in Paisley.
Dumbarton Reporter - Letters
23 Jul 2015 16:00
The poisoning of beech trees on the island of Inchtavannach on Loch Lomond does seem to have been very ill-considered and is indeed, to quote Sir Malcolm Colquhoun, ‘an act of wanton vandalism and a blight on the landscape’.
Gulf study promises dynamic difference
4 Aug 2014 14:22
Imagine a course set in a fascinating cosmopolitan jet set city with a legendary high quality of life - then, perhaps, ask yourself if it really might be possible to pursue a career-launching study course in such an unfamiliar setting.
Indian restaurants in Dubai are well worth exploring
31 Jul 2014 14:40
There's just one major problem facing anyone seeking a leisure break in Dubai, and that is just how to do anything like justice to the dazzling array of possibilities readily available in the space of one too-short break.
Councillor George Black writes for you
11 Jul 2014 14:57
I STARTED my secondary education in 1957.
YOUR LETTERS: Should we help and not deport?
1 Jul 2014 09:30
WITH reference to the articles in last week’s Reporter about the young illegal immigrant convicted for ‘running a sophisticated £100,000 cannabis factory in Dumbarton’, surely I am not the only reader to have some sympathy for this young man?
30 Apr 2015 13:25
Why room costs are top of any travel list
18 Dec 2014 14:39
Long haul flights to exotic destinations inevitably don ‘t come cheap, and of course the same goes for luxury cruises - but it seems many of us are budgeting for the wrong expense when it comes to planning most of our travel.
Disney on Ice celebrates its 100th birthday
25 Sep 2014 15:30
HAVING wowed audiences all over the world, Disney On Ice is celebrating 100 Years of Magic.
Diving into Deep Sea adventure
5 Sep 2014 09:30
This is why we’re proud to be offering our readers a special discount for a trip to see this flagship attraction and maritime marvel, with a voucher which will either admit one child completely free (saving £7) when buying an adult ticket, or alternatively admit one adult at 20 per cent off the usual price.
This week's new music releases
14 Jul 2014 13:44
KEVIN Bryan takes a look at this week's new releases: