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Gold, silver and bronze awards for Rights Respecting Schools

Putting children鈥檚 rights at the heart of school life, where children feel respected and their talents nurtured are key aims of UNICEF鈥檚 Rights Respecting School Awards (RRSA). Staff and children across fifteen Argyll and Bute Schools have worked hard to embed the award values in daily school life resulting in gold, silver and bronze awards. This is a significant step towards the council becoming a Rights Respecting Education Service.

17 July 2024
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Enjoy a greener adventure and win a 拢50 gift card

Can you make a better journey? Could you leave the car behind, where possible and make a shorter journey by cycling, walking or taking the bus? This summer, 成人论坛 is encouraging more people to try to make a small change that will benefit your health, wallet, and the planet. Take part in the better journeys photo competition and win a 拢50 Love Local gift card.

15 July 2024
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Council urges people to plan ahead for Oban Clipper Race

The Clipper Round the World Yacht Race will arrive in Oban this weekend and, as part of bringing the event and its benefits to Oban, 成人论坛 has put some traffic management arrangements in place and is encouraging people to use public transport where possible.

9 July 2024
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Top tips for children starting school in August

Linda Candlish, Deputy Head Teacher of Colgrain Primary School, gives some tips for parents whose children are either starting primary school or transitioning to secondary.

5 July 2024
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Work continues to address housing shortage

成人论坛 is continuing to work with its partners to address the area鈥檚 housing emergency and alleviate the current housing shortage facing residents.

2 July 2024
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Is your child eligible for a school clothing grant?

Did you know that 成人论坛 offers a school clothing grant for eligible families?
You may be entitled to a clothing grant of 拢120 per child when attending Primary School and 拢150 per child when attending Secondary School.

28 June 2024
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Council requests waste compliance funding support

The Environment, Development and Infrastructure committee, of 成人论坛, agreed on Thursday (June 20) to write to the Scottish Government to secure financial support which will enable the council to comply with the upcoming Biodegradable Municipal Waste (BMW) ban.

24 June 2024
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