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Launch of Inverclyde Macmillan Improving the Cancer Journey Service A new service to ensure people living with cancer and their families are offered emotional, practical and financial support has been launched in Inverclyde.
Consultation on Proposed Sale of Land at Wateryetts Drive, Kilmacolm Inverclyde Council is proposing to dispose of an area of land at Wateryetts Drive, Kilmacolm to MacTaggart & Mickel Homes Limited in connection with their proposed development of private housing on a larger site adjacent to the Land.
£70m regeneration plan An ambitious £70 million plan to revitalise and regenerate key areas of Inverclyde has been put to a senior government figure in a bid to attract vital funding.
Alcohol-related deaths figures 2023 A statement on the latest alcohol-related deaths figures published by the National Records of Scotland (NRS).
New £20m Inverclyde cruise visitor centre launched The project, led by Inverclyde Council, is part of the £1 billion Glasgow City Region City Deal funded by the Scottish and UK governments (£10.4m), with contributions from Peel Ports (£8m), operators of the existing Greenock Ocean Terminal, and the George Wyllie Foundation via Dunard Fund (£1.7m).
Drug death figures 2023 A statement on the latest drug-related deaths figures published by the National Records of Scotland (NRS).
Free school meals for all primary pupils Free school meals for all primary pupils is on the menu in Inverclyde after the council became the first in Scotland to introduce the policy in time for the new term.
Back to school for nearly 50 new teachers for 2023/24 term Inverclyde Council has welcomed 46 newly-qualified teachers (NQTs) for the 2023/24 term, which begins on Friday 18 August 2023.
Tribute to former councillor Jim MacLeod Councillors Stephen McCabe and Elizabeth Robertson remember former colleague Jim MacLeod, who has died.
Second highest twins count set for Twinverclyde A total of 17 sets of ‘similar siblings’ are due to begin P1 on Friday 18 August 2023 in an area that has become known as ‘Twinverclyde’ for its high rate of twins.