Community Report Calls for Love

By Amanda Eleftheriades-Sherry, Clydesider Creative director Clydesider Creative is delighted to share our first community report – the ‘Vale in Focus.’  It brings together a diverse mix of voices and ideas about the quality of life, place and space in central Alexandria and is for the local community to use however they wish. The 32-page …

Library Revamps Across West Dunbartonshire

By Aidan Macdonald, Clydesider Volunteer Photo by Emma Truscott, Vale in Focus participant Libraries have always been a vital part of community life in areas such as West Dunbartonshire. They provide many residents, particularly the elderly, with a lifeline to information, people and stories they may not otherwise have access to.  Now plans are afoot …

Make Things Happen in Your Community

Sponsored Content Do you live in West Dunbartonshire and want to get more involved in your local community but not sure where to start? Or does your community organisation need more volunteers or members? If so why not attend a series of events organised by West Dunbartonshire Council to encourage people to get involved in …

Vale In Focus Photo Project

A photography project with a difference is starting in Alexandria this month and people who live or work in the Vale are invited to join. The free Community Voice photography workshops will give participants the chance to share their views of the area in both images and discussion. The eight-week project is a partnership between …

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 …