Edlife Issue 36 - Spring 2014
Gracing the cover of this issue is Scottish entrepreneur and ‘Dragon’s Den’ star Duncan Bannatyne. Find out on page 5 why he was at Castlehill Primary in Bearsden.
The official countdown is on for the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow in July.
Look across to page 3 to find out what’s happening here to celebrate and prepare for the big event.
Welcome to the Winter 2013/14 edition of Edlife, the Council magazine for the people of East Dunbartonshire.
Edlife Issue 33 - Summer 2013
In this edition we highlight the new school design that will act as a reference design for new-build primary schools across Scotland. We also focus on the activities that are taking place throughout the area during the summer for people of all ages and we look ahead to this year’s exciting Kirkintilloch Canal Festival which runs from 19-25 August.
Edlife Issue 32 - Spring 2013
In this edition we detail the next steps in the Primary School improvement programme and highlight Bishopbriggs Academy’s inspection report success (page 3). We also focus on the fantastic success of the Kirkintilloch Community Hub in attracting customers (page 4) and we highlight the positive inspection results for the Council’s services for vulnerable adults and children (page 5).
Edlife Issue 31 - Winter 2012
The winter 2012 edition of the Edlife magazine highlights the latest financial position of the Council, provides an update on the Primary School Estate consultation process to modernise and improve our primary school estate and details important information on how the benefits system is changing from April 2013. There’s also a wide range of activities to keep you active in the New Year and information on the changes to the waste and recycling collections that will happen in May 2013.
Edlife Issue 30 – Autumn 2012
The autumn 2012 edition of the Edlife magazine highlights the Stakeholder Engagement Programme that allows you to have your say on how Council services are delivered, plans for a new £2.5m community facility in Bishopbriggs, the new Community Hub in Kirkintilloch as well as the Council’s new headquarters at Southbank Marina.
Edlife Issue 29 - Summer 2012
The summer 2012 edition of the Edlife magazine marks the passing of the Olympic Torch through Bearsden. It also focuses on our zero tolerance campaigns 'No Butts About It' and 'Where Do You Stand on Dog Poo'.
Edlife Issue 28 – Spring 2012
The spring 2012 edition of Edlife highlights the wide variety of activities available for all this Easter and springtime and includes articles on the Council’s budget decisions to incorporate £3.4m of savings for the next financial year and why it’s important to register for the local government elections on 3 May.
Edlife Issue 27 - Winter 2011/12
The winter 2011/12 edition of Edlife highlights the wide range of activities available this autumn and includes articles on the upcoming budget consultation survey, new housing developments and the success of the Kirkintilloch Canal Festival.
Edlife issue 26 - Autumn 2011
The autumn 2011 edition of Edlife highlights the wide range of activities available this autumn and includes articles on the latest budget consultation survey, our efforts to meet housing needs in the area and what we’re doing to tackle hate crime in our communities.