Vale of Leven
YOUNG people in Dumbarton and the Vale could be helped into jobs as the council secured more than £933,000 of funding to tackle youth unemployment.
A NEW play park for the Balloch area is nearing completion with a date for its official opening set.
HOUSEHOLDERS in Dumbarton and the Vale will benefit from a share of nearly £50million of funding to make their homes warmer, more environmentally friendly and easier and cheaper to heat.
Posted 18 Jun 2013 07:00
IN response to the growing number of enquiries received, West Dunbartonshire Citizens Advice Bureau has arranged a number of public meetings to discuss the impact of the welfare reforms.
Posted 17 Jun 2013 11:00
THREE teenagers are were involved in a disturbance on Inchmurrin Island on Loch Lomond.
Posted 16 Jun 2013 14:00
MORE than 600 road users were caught speeding, as Police Scotland crack down on dangerous or careless driving.
Posted 16 Jun 2013 10:00
A SHOCKED group of primary school pupils are taking it upon themselves to clean up their community - after they were horrified at the amount of litter and rubbish being dropped.
Posted 15 Jun 2013 14:00
COUNCILLORS cost tax payers in Dumbarton and the Vale more than £450,000 last year, new figures reveal.
Posted 14 Jun 2013 17:00
MOMENTUM is building for a campaign to save an under-threat bus service which takes passengers from Balloch to Glasgow in one hour.
Posted 14 Jun 2013 11:00
A MAN and woman have been arrested and charged with serious assault following an incident yesterday morning.
A RENTON mother is hoping a charity ladies night will help give her daughter, who suffers from cerebral palsy, a better quality of life.
Posted 14 Jun 2013 09:00
OLYMPIC open water swimming silver medallist Keri-Anne Payne made a splash on the Bonnie Banks last week to launch the Great Scottish Swim.
Posted 14 Jun 2013 07:00
PROPOSALS for a 'super' care home in Dumbarton were put to community councillors last week - where it was revealed none of the council's existing homes are meeting care standards.
Posted 13 Jun 2013 17:00
POLICE in Dumbarton and the Vale have vowed to crackdown on boozed up thugs over the summer.
Posted 13 Jun 2013 15:00
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