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Greenock Telegraph
Former SNP deputy leader backs Inverclyde councillor for roleFORMER SNP deputy leader Jim Sillars is backing Inverclyde councillor Chris McE
Former SNP deputy leader backs Inverclyde councillor for role
Greenock Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
FORMER SNP deputy leader Jim Sillars is backing Inverclyde councillor Chris McEleny to become the party’s new second in command. The veteran nationalist has thrown his weight behind the Mr McEleny’s bid because he says he would be a ‘voice for the... Read more
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Greenock Telegraph
Flooding problem may close Greenock salonhave also been very supportive throughout the years so I want to say thanks so
Flooding problem may close Greenock salon
Greenock Telegraph / Posted 7 days ago
have also been very supportive throughout the years so I want to say thanks so much to all of them.” The Tele contacted Inverclyde Council, whose spokesman said: “Our environmental health officers have been supporting owners of the businesses... Read more
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Greenock Telegraph
Greenock councillor targeted in online attacksuser wrote "SNP.. Supports Natzi provos." Other comments are too explicit to be
Greenock councillor targeted in online attacks
Greenock Telegraph / Posted 7 days ago
user wrote "SNP.. Supports Natzi provos." Other comments are too explicit to be repeated. The leader of the SNP group on Inverclyde Council said he hoped to raise awareness by speaking out. He said: "People often say you need to have a thick... Read more
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heraldscotland
Police step in after SNP deputy leadership contender targeted by sectarian hateThe leader of the SNP group on Inverclyde Council said he hoped to raise awaren
Police step in after SNP deputy leadership contender targeted by sectarian hate
heraldscotland / Posted 8 days ago
The leader of the SNP group on Inverclyde Council said he hoped to raise awareness by speaking out. He said: "People often say you need to have a thick skin in politics but that sort of rhetoric deserves to be left in the past. "Sectarian abuse and... Read more
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heraldscotland
Race to become SNP deputy leader finally hots up with six predicted to fight for roleMSP wife Shona Robison, a close friend and political ally to the First Minister
Race to become SNP deputy leader finally hots up with six predicted to fight for role
heraldscotland / Posted 11 days ago
MSP wife Shona Robison, a close friend and political ally to the First Minister. Mr McEleny, leader of the SNP group on Inverclyde Council, was the sole declared contender for the deputy leadership for more than a month, before Mr Robertson, who... Read more
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Scotsman
Alyn Smith will stand for SNP deputy leaderto announce his intention to enter the race this week, which has also seen Chri
Alyn Smith will stand for SNP deputy leader
Scotsman / Posted 12 days ago
to announce his intention to enter the race this week, which has also seen Christopher McEleny, leader of the SNP group on Inverclyde Council throw his hat into the ring. Mr Smith has been an MEP since 2003 and his recent speech in the European... Read more
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Greenock Telegraph
Inverclyde Council leader Stephen McCabe takes up housing association jobINVERCLYDE Council leader Stephen McCabe has taken up a new job as next year’s
Inverclyde Council leader Stephen McCabe takes up housing association job
Greenock Telegraph / Posted 17 days ago
INVERCLYDE Council leader Stephen McCabe has taken up a new job as next year’s local government elections draw closer. He has been appointed part-time finance manager with a housing association based in East Renfrewshire. Mr McCabe, below,... Read more
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Greenock Telegraph
Greenock actor Martin Compston returns to home town to film new ITV projectfor the drama. A film crew was in town on Tuesday shooting scenes in the forme
Greenock actor Martin Compston returns to home town to film new ITV project
Greenock Telegraph / Posted 18 days ago
for the drama. A film crew was in town on Tuesday shooting scenes in the former district court. Jackie McLaren, of Inverclyde Council, who was instrumental in arranging the filming, said: “We were delighted to support this request and to... Read more
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heraldscotland
Vandals launched THIRD vile attack on the memory of the Ibrox disaster victimshas also contacted the local community police officers and the community warden
Vandals launched THIRD vile attack on the memory of the Ibrox disaster victims
heraldscotland / Posted 20 days ago
has also contacted the local community police officers and the community wardens to express his growing concern. An Inverclyde Council spokesman said: “Responsibility for removing graffiti from privately owned buildings rests with the... Read more
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Greenock Telegraph
Vandals launch THIRD vile attack on the memory of the Ibrox disaster victims in Port Glasgowhas also contacted the local community police officers and the community warden
Vandals launch THIRD vile attack on the memory of the Ibrox disaster victims in Port Glasgow
Greenock Telegraph / Posted 20 days ago
has also contacted the local community police officers and the community wardens to express his growing concern. An Inverclyde Council spokesman said: “Responsibility for removing graffiti from privately owned buildings rests with the... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Vandals launch THIRD vile attack on the memory of the Ibrox disaster victimshas also contacted the local community police officers and the community warden
Vandals launch THIRD vile attack on the memory of the Ibrox disaster victims
EveningTimes Online / Posted 20 days ago
has also contacted the local community police officers and the community wardens to express his growing concern. An Inverclyde Council spokesman said: “Responsibility for removing graffiti from privately owned buildings rests with the... Read more
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Greenock Telegraph
Road sweeper left gutted after losing his wallet with almost a month’s wages insidea radiator in the Shore Street toilets. Thomas said: “Sadly all my money had b
Road sweeper left gutted after losing his wallet with almost a month’s wages inside
Greenock Telegraph / Posted 21 days ago
a radiator in the Shore Street toilets. Thomas said: “Sadly all my money had been taken.” The dad-of-three, who works for Inverclyde Council, says he doesn’t know how he will survive over the next few weeks. He said: “I don’t know I’m going to... Read more
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Daily Mirror
'Body-shaming' school slammed activity aimed at children as young as 12attire. Read More “There is no defensible reason to market ‘get active’ event
'Body-shaming' school slammed activity aimed at children as young as 12
Daily Mirror / Posted 26 days ago
attire. Read More “There is no defensible reason to market ‘get active’ events in a way that objectifies young girls.” Inverclyde Council agreed to rename the course next year. They said: “The title was chosen by the participants themselves as... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Greenock girls school slammed for offering bikini boot camp to kids as young as twelveand ridiculous." "They will be tapping into the body insecurities of the teena
Greenock girls school slammed for offering bikini boot camp to kids as young as twelve
EveningTimes Online / Posted 26 days ago
and ridiculous." "They will be tapping into the body insecurities of the teenage girls they will be targeting." Inverclyde Councillor Christopher McEleny agreed the fitness programme was poorly named. He promised to raise the issue with... Read more
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Daily Record
School slammed for offering 'bikini boot camps' to pupils as young as TWELVEit in a way that feeds teenage insecurity and a culture of body shaming.” The
School slammed for offering 'bikini boot camps' to pupils as young as TWELVE
Daily Record / Posted 26 days ago
it in a way that feeds teenage insecurity and a culture of body shaming.” The course aims to keep girls fit as part of Inverclyde Council’s active schools programme. Its advert reads: “Bikini Boot Camp – active girls leading the way. Bikini... Read more
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Greenock Telegraph
Golden Greenock couple renew their wedding vowsthe wedding, the new Mr & Mrs Cleary worked hard through the years, with Andrew
Golden Greenock couple renew their wedding vows
Greenock Telegraph / Posted 26 days ago
the wedding, the new Mr & Mrs Cleary worked hard through the years, with Andrew serving in the shipyards, with Inverclyde Council and Walkers sugar house. Catherine also worked at the sugar house, plus Drummonds and Tesco. The couple,... Read more
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Daily Record
Angus Robertson being lined up for SNP deputy leadership roleashes of the UK Brexit vote. Only one other candidate has emerged so far – Chr
Angus Robertson being lined up for SNP deputy leadership role
Daily Record / Posted 27 days ago
ashes of the UK Brexit vote. Only one other candidate has emerged so far – Christopher McEleny, leader of the SNP group on Inverclyde Council. Hosie resigned as deputy leader in May when his marriage to fellow SNP MSP Shona Robison broke down over... Read more
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Greenock Telegraph
Inverclyde pupils become comic book heroesnative French speakers. The project was run in conjunction with Jan Cannon, pr
Inverclyde pupils become comic book heroes
Greenock Telegraph / Posted 28 days ago
native French speakers. The project was run in conjunction with Jan Cannon, principal teacher of languages development at Inverclyde Council. She said: “The project was initially a literacy one, looking at an innovative way of stimulating... Read more
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Greenock Telegraph
Constructive event for Kilmacolm pupilssee the children using their problem solving and team work skills in action. “
Constructive event for Kilmacolm pupils
Greenock Telegraph / Posted 28 days ago
see the children using their problem solving and team work skills in action. “Thank you to the team from Hub West, CBC and Inverclyde Council for making the day as close to ‘real life’ as possible. “The children now have a better understanding of... Read more
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express
Outrage as fat cat council boss pockets £40k after just 15 MONTHS in the jobin a £105,000-a-year job which she chose to resign from. Patricia Cassidy got
Outrage as fat cat council boss pockets £40k after just 15 MONTHS in the job
express / Posted 1 months ago
in a £105,000-a-year job which she chose to resign from. Patricia Cassidy got the remarkable compensation payment from Inverclyde Council Patricia Cassidy got the remarkable compensation payment from Inverclyde Council, which is facing budget... Read more
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Greenock Telegraph
New unit is planned for Port retail parkalso been linked with the park, which is already home to the Waterwheel pub/res
New unit is planned for Port retail park
Greenock Telegraph / Posted 1 months ago
also been linked with the park, which is already home to the Waterwheel pub/restaurant and Costa Coffee. The revised planning application for the corner unit was received by Inverclyde Council this week. Officials are now considering the prop... Read more

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