The Vehicle Certification Authority (VCA) approved safety feature was installed in each of the Council’s 21 bin lorries in the past few months, and all waste services staff have received training in operating the system.
Cllr Jonathan McColl has bi-polar disorder; which experts say is a serious illness, for which there is no cure.
Today Liz Glover and the Rev Tina Kemp of Helensburgh Parish Church visited the Maggie’s Centre at Gartnavel Hospital in Glasgow to hand over a cheque for £3520. Liz Braved the Shave in solidarity with Tina to raise the amazing amount. A huge thanks to Liz and to everyone who supported her. And thanks also to Maggie’s for all they do to help cancer sufferers and their families. Liz and Tina are pictured here with Jennifer Blair, fundraising manager at Maggie’s Glasgow.
He replaces Fergus Mutch who left the role after failing (by 900 votes) to be elected for the SNP in West Aberdeenshire in the last General Election.
Scotland does not win independence by default or by the UK just simply imploding. The SNP has changed Scotland and brought independence out of the cold and into the mainstream. But by so doing it has been changed and has become like the establishment forces it used to detest.
Representatives from West Dunbartonshire Council, The Dumbarton Castle Society and VisitScotland came together to officially launch the festival and start the countdown to its official opening on Thursday 4 June.