Singer Stories

The Singer Festival comes to Clydebank Town Hall next week so we thought it was a good time to share one of our favourite stories from Issue 5 of Clydesider magazine. By Amanda Eleftheriades It’s not every day that you get the opportunity to sit down for a chat with someone born at the end …

Disability Information Day Returns to Clydebank

By Angela Clark A community information day was packed with visitors at Clydebank Town Hall. The networking event, organised by Clydebank Disability Group, saw a range of support organisations from across West Dunbartonshire and beyond provide advice and information to the public. People eagerly queued at stalls to ask questions, gather information and the community …

Your Library, Your Community, Photo Exhibition.

Come and enjoy a community photo exhibition in Balloch Library on Saturday April 21. The event is the finale of an eight-week Community Voice project which was run by local social enterprise Inclusive Images in partnership with Cube Housing and West Dunbartonshire Libraries. The workshops brought together people from across the Vale who were passionate …

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. …

Snow Scenes From the ‘Shire

Thank you to everyone who sent us a snow picture from across West Dunbartonshire. We were inundated with photos and hope the slideshows below capture a flavour of the Beast from the East’s visit. It’s the first time we put a callout for local citizen journalists to record what is happening on their doorsteps and …