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Obstacle course event confirmed for Meliora Festival The Inverclyde Warrior 5k is being organised by Inverclyde Leisure and will take place at Greenock’s Battery Park on 11 June 2022.
Council leader backs national funding plea The leader of Inverclyde Council has joined counterparts across the country in calling for more money from the Scottish Government for local authorities in next year’s budget.
£700k schools technology plan approved Schools across Inverclyde will be given a technological boost earlier than planned after a £700,000 investment in new interactive whiteboards was unanimously approved.
Latest committee meetings available to watch The latest cycle of Inverclyde Council committee meetings are now available to watch online.
Schools Christmas concert is online hit Musicians from Inverclyde Council’s schools music service have become an internet hit with more than 1,500 views and counting for their annual Christmas concert.
£1m to grow Inverclyde garden hub Inverclyde Council has teamed up with Parklea Branching Out (PBO) to secure £1.1 million to redevelop the charity’s Port Glasgow facility into a multi-purpose community hub.
Covid Briefing: Thursday 23 December 2021 Today’s briefing includes updates on: • Nightclubs to close for three weeks from 27 Dec • Vulnerable 5 – 12 year olds eligible for vaccination • Cultural & event organisation financial support announced • Vaccination clinic opening times (27 – 30 Dec) • Access to Lateral Flow Devices (LFD’s) over the festive period • Covid helpline • Council festive opening hours
Council donates £20k to Afghanistan crisis appeal A donation of £20,000 will be made by Inverclyde Council to support the humanitarian crisis in Afghanistan.
Covid Briefing: Wednesday 22 December 2021 Today’s briefing includes updates on: •New guidance for shops, hospitality and other businesses •Update: Business support Covid-19 funding •Reminder: Drop-in vaccination centres before Christmas •Reminder: Lateral Flow Device (LFD) testing •Reminder: covid helpline •Council festive opening hours
Covid-19 briefing: Monday 20 December 2021 Today’s briefing includes updates on: • Guidance on reducing the risks in schools • December and January Business Support Top Up • Fit note: guidance for patients and employees • Drop-in vaccination centres • Lateral Flow Device (LFD) testing • Reminder: covid helpline