Springfest Fun For All The Family

By Angela Clark Looking for something to do with the family this weekend? Why not come along and join Scottish Canal’s Springfest at Bowling Harbour on Saturday. From Easter egg hunts, canoeing and water zorbing to woodcraft and pony treks, there are activities for all ages. The BHive Activity Hub will also offer the chance …

New Housing HQ for Renton

By Angela Clark The heart of Renton will soon have a new beat to it. Gone are the empty derelict shops, soon to be replaced by a new housing associaiton HQ which will improve opportunities and services for local people. A ceremonial sod cutting marked the start of construction on Cordale Housing Association’s new office. …

Alcohol Charity Celebrates Funding Success

A local charity which supports people with alcohol problems is celebrating a five-year funding award from the Big Lottery Fund. Dumbarton Area Council on Alcohol (DACA) will use the £389,172 to set up the Steps to Recovery project. This builds on DACA’s previous partnership with the Big Lottery Fund, which concluded successfully in December. Mags …

Apply Now for Community Funding

Community groups in West Dunbartonshire can apply for up to £5,000 of funding in the third phase of Community Budgeting. The Council would like to hear from groups keen to develop community projects that will improve the lives of residents. Help is available to complete the application forms and residents will again vote for their …