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Greenock Telegraph
Inverclyde Council’s £14m loan paymentsCASH-STRAPPED Inverclyde Council is having to pay out a total of £14.5 million
Inverclyde Council’s £14m loan payments
Greenock Telegraph / Posted yesterday
CASH-STRAPPED Inverclyde Council is having to pay out a total of £14.5 million a year on loan interest payments, it’s been revealed. But this figure could be partly cut if the UK Government agrees to cancel interest on debt taken out before... Read more
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Greenock Telegraph
M&S set for Port Glasgow retail parkthe 10 new units are fully occupied. Clydebuilt is a joint venture between Str
M&S set for Port Glasgow retail park
Greenock Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
the 10 new units are fully occupied. Clydebuilt is a joint venture between Strathclyde Pension Fund, whose members include Inverclyde Council employees, and Ediston Real Estate. Work started late last year and bosses confirmed units have already... Read more
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Greenock Telegraph
Mundell retires from Inverclyde CouncilINVERCLYDE Council’s chief executive John Mundell is to retire later this year
Mundell retires from Inverclyde Council
Greenock Telegraph / Posted 8 days ago
INVERCLYDE Council’s chief executive John Mundell is to retire later this year after 10 years at the helm. He was brought in to help re-organise the council after the publication of a damning report by a Scottish overnment financial watchdog. The... Read more
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Greenock Telegraph
First Minister Nicola Sturgeon makes election promise during Ferguson's shipyard visita visit to a shipyard she and her party have come to know very well in recent t
First Minister Nicola Sturgeon makes election promise during Ferguson's shipyard visit
Greenock Telegraph / Posted 14 days ago
a visit to a shipyard she and her party have come to know very well in recent times. The Scottish Government – along with Inverclyde Council and partner agencies – stepped in to help salvage Ferguson’s from the scrapheap by setting up a taskforce,... Read more
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Greenock Telegraph
National award for Inverclyde nurseryus. “We would like to thank all our families for their support.” Enchanted Fo
National award for Inverclyde nursery
Greenock Telegraph / Posted 14 days ago
us. “We would like to thank all our families for their support.” Enchanted Forest Inverkip works in partnership with both Inverclyde Council and North Ayrshire Council to provide funded places for three and four year olds. They also provide... Read more
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Greenock Telegraph
Inverclyde schools' support to Grenadain Grenada. He told the Tele: “It has taken the best part of five years to see
Inverclyde schools' support to Grenada
Greenock Telegraph / Posted 14 days ago
in Grenada. He told the Tele: “It has taken the best part of five years to see this shipment of educational resources from Inverclyde Council schools and James Watt College collected by janitors and staff and teachers from Glenburn School, Sacred... Read more
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Greenock Telegraph
Greenock Juniors could fold over cash row with Inverclyde CouncilGREENOCK Juniors could fold at the end of this season if a financial row with I
Greenock Juniors could fold over cash row with Inverclyde Council
Greenock Telegraph / Posted 15 days ago
GREENOCK Juniors could fold at the end of this season if a financial row with Inverclyde Council is not resolved soon, it was claimed today. The club have been barred from using council-owned facilities because of the partial non-payment of bills –... Read more
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Greenock Telegraph
View from the Leader's Chairafternoon, with councillors also attending a range of community meetings in the
View from the Leader's Chair
Greenock Telegraph / Posted 16 days ago
afternoon, with councillors also attending a range of community meetings in the evenings. The first elections to the new Inverclyde Council in 1995 saw four women elected — again all Labour councillors — out of 20. This reduced to two at the 1999... Read more
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Greenock Telegraph
Parking ban steps praised by Inverclyde road safety campaignerfrom parking on pavements. Councillor Jim MacLeod has been lobbying on the mat
Parking ban steps praised by Inverclyde road safety campaigner
Greenock Telegraph / Posted 16 days ago
from parking on pavements. Councillor Jim MacLeod has been lobbying on the matter for more than 10 years as a member of Inverclyde Council on Disability (ICOD). He raised the issue of drivers parking over dropped pavements several times and at... Read more
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Greenock Telegraph
Safety checks at five Inverclyde schoolsrestart after the spring holiday.” Greenock /Central West LibDem Councillor Ke
Safety checks at five Inverclyde schools
Greenock Telegraph / Posted 17 days ago
restart after the spring holiday.” Greenock /Central West LibDem Councillor Kenny Shepherd added: “I have written to Inverclyde Council chief executive, John Mundell, seeking clarification of the situation. It is important that parents have... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
‘Save the Yellow House’: Greenock family formally told to paint famous home whitehome for almost a year and a half after planners said it was not acceptable. B
‘Save the Yellow House’: Greenock family formally told to paint famous home white
EveningTimes Online / Posted 18 days ago
home for almost a year and a half after planners said it was not acceptable. But after protracted discussions with Inverclyde Council, the family submitted a planning application in February to repaint it white - at a cost of... Read more
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heraldscotland
Angry parents call for action as 9,000 pupils left in limbo by Edinburgh school closuresout any necessary checks as soon as possible. Inspections have been taking pla
Angry parents call for action as 9,000 pupils left in limbo by Edinburgh school closures
heraldscotland / Posted 18 days ago
out any necessary checks as soon as possible. Inspections have been taking place of other schools in Glasgow, Fife and Inverclyde Council that were also built by Miller. Glasgow City Council confirmed that the contractor had verbally reassured... Read more
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Greenock Telegraph
Inverclyde £36 million windfarm ‘deliberate’ delay claimclaims over the telephone, but did not send an official government comment. Th
Inverclyde £36 million windfarm ‘deliberate’ delay claim
Greenock Telegraph / Posted 19 days ago
claims over the telephone, but did not send an official government comment. The public inquiry was sparked last year after Inverclyde Council threw out local firm 2020’s plans for the windfarm. Bosses at 2020 then appealed in a bid to overturn the... Read more
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Greenock Telegraph
Permission granted to repaint Greenock's 'yellow house'home for almost a year and a half after planners said it was not acceptable. B
Permission granted to repaint Greenock's 'yellow house'
Greenock Telegraph / Posted 20 days ago
home for almost a year and a half after planners said it was not acceptable. But after protracted discussions with Inverclyde Council, the family submitted a planning application in February to repaint it white - at a cost of... Read more
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Greenock Telegraph
700 Inverclyde Council workers get pay rise due to living wageINVERCLYDE Council has been recognised as an official Living Wage employer — wi
700 Inverclyde Council workers get pay rise due to living wage
Greenock Telegraph / Posted 21 days ago
INVERCLYDE Council has been recognised as an official Living Wage employer — with nearly 700 workers benefitting from a pay rise. They were recently accredited by the Living Wage Foundation and the Poverty Alliance after taking their minimum hourly... Read more
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Greenock Telegraph
Greenock Blitz 75th anniversary ceremonywith us today lived through the horrific events and there are many who lost lov
Greenock Blitz 75th anniversary ceremony
Greenock Telegraph / Posted 22 days ago
with us today lived through the horrific events and there are many who lost loved ones on those nights 75 years ago. “Inverclyde Council will never forget the citizens of our area who lost their lives on those evenings.” Hundreds were killed... Read more
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Greenock Telegraph
Peace talks could end Gourock road sign rowrow over a controversial road sign in Gourock which is blocking shop fronts. T
Peace talks could end Gourock road sign row
Greenock Telegraph / Posted 24 days ago
row over a controversial road sign in Gourock which is blocking shop fronts. Town councillor Terry Loughran has called on Inverclyde Council officials to start discussions with business owners in Kempock Street over the display board outside... Read more
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Greenock Telegraph
Inverclyde schools facing safety probespartnership schools built in Inverclyde - Notre Dame High, Clydeview Academy, A
Inverclyde schools facing safety probes
Greenock Telegraph / Posted 25 days ago
partnership schools built in Inverclyde - Notre Dame High, Clydeview Academy, Aileymill Primary and All Saints Primary. Inverclyde Council officials are trying to establish if any checks are needed here. A spokesperson said: “We have sought... Read more
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Greenock Telegraph
Ex-Inverclyde Council official joins Easdale brothers' empireA SENIOR ex-Inverclyde Council official has joined the business empire of Green
Ex-Inverclyde Council official joins Easdale brothers' empire
Greenock Telegraph / Posted 25 days ago
A SENIOR ex-Inverclyde Council official has joined the business empire of Greenock brothers Sandy and James Easdale. Arranglen, the parent company for the UK business interests of the Easdale family, has confirmed that former head of environmental... Read more
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Greenock Telegraph
£5m homes project gets underway in Port Glasgowbe brilliant to see these homes finally come out the ground and help meet the n
£5m homes project gets underway in Port Glasgow
Greenock Telegraph / Posted 29 days ago
be brilliant to see these homes finally come out the ground and help meet the need for affordable homes in Inverclyde.” Inverclyde Council granted planning approval for the development in February and now it is full steam ahead. The development... Read more
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Greenock Telegraph
Calls for slipway at Port Glasgow to be made saferand there is a lot of seaweed and algae. Two boats have slipped off it and bee
Calls for slipway at Port Glasgow to be made safer
Greenock Telegraph / Posted 30 days ago
and there is a lot of seaweed and algae. Two boats have slipped off it and been damaged, but fortunately no-one was hurt. Inverclyde Council have completely renewed the Coronation Park slipway, which was falling apart and will re-open soon, and... Read more
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Greenock Telegraph
Needles left in dumped waste at Inverclyde beauty spotthey tried to burn it this time they left syringes and rotten food, a prescript
Needles left in dumped waste at Inverclyde beauty spot
Greenock Telegraph / Posted 1 months ago
they tried to burn it this time they left syringes and rotten food, a prescription box with a clear name on it.” A team of Inverclyde Council workers filled up two vans and two lorries full of rubbish last time around to clear the site. The local... Read more
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Greenock Telegraph
Government transport minister snubs Inverclyde flood talksTRANSPORT minister Derek Mackay has again snubbed Inverclyde Council’s plea to
Government transport minister snubs Inverclyde flood talks
Greenock Telegraph / Posted 1 months ago
TRANSPORT minister Derek Mackay has again snubbed Inverclyde Council’s plea to speak to them about flooding. He previously knocked back an appeal by Inverclyde Council leader, Councillor Stephen McCabe, to discuss the issue. Now Mr Mackay, whose... Read more

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