“As we approach the publication of the Scottish Budget my message and that of COSLA and Trade Unions to the Scottish Government is clear: stop the cuts to West Dunbartonshire and Argyll & Bute Councils and protect our services.
Jackson Carlaw said: “The budget that the SNP Government receives from Westminster is on the rise, but what do we have to show for it? Leaking police stations and collapsing ceilings; half-built ferries; boarded-up hospitals and closed-off children’s wards; and a crisis in Scotland’s schools.
Residents can nominate employees who have gone the extra mile to help them or benefit the local community for an Employee Recognition Award.
SERVING Royal Navy Submariners, veterans of the Silent Service and cadets were at Faslane Chaplaincy on Sunday, January 26, to commemorate the sinking of submarine K13.
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“Recently, we have been concerned by attempts by some to isolate the trans community from the wider LGBT community; this goes against everything we stand for.”