Key Worker Accommodation
Mull & Iona Community Trust (MICT) has completed a survey of local organisations and businesses about worker accommodation, which has confirmed the urgent need for accessible accommodation on the islands.  An Executive Summary of the findings and next steps recommendations are here.

Executive Head TeachersArgyll and Bute Council has brought forward proposals to significantly change the leadership structure of …
Key Worker AccommodationMull & Iona Community Trust (MICT) has completed a survey of local organisations and businesses …
Queen’s Platinum Jubilee June 2022The Lord Lieutenant has written encouraging communities to hold events celebrating the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee …
National Planning Framework (NPF4)The Scottish Government published for consultation a National Framework intended to guide local planning decisions …
Election HustingsCandidates standing for election to Argyll & Bute Council at the election on 5 May …
Using the Bank VanRBS operates the only bank van that continues to serve the island, although it does …
Help with transport costs for medical appointmentsThe Highlands & Islands Patient Travel Scheme can provide financial assistance to all patients in …
Consultation on School LeadershipArgyll and Bute Council has brought forward proposals to significantly change the leadership structure of schools …
Meetings of the Community CouncilMonthly meetings of the Community Council are currently held on the first Wednesday of every …
Rent Arrears?Argyll and Bute Council has received funding to help tenants who have rent arrears as …
Take a weekly screenshot of your online energy accountMoneySavingExpert.com founder Martin Lewis has urged households to take a screenshot of their online energy …
Read the open letter to Crofting CommissionersA member of the Community Council has been involved in this project.
Energy Efficient ScotlandThe Energy Efficient Scotland: Area Based Scheme is available to eligible households in our area. …
Argyll and Bute – the UK’s first net zero region?Plans are progressing for local events that will support the aims of the global climate …
Outdoor learning in Argyll and ButeHobbit houses, campfires and water walls are just some of the fun outdoor learning activities …
Argyll and Bute loves local businessLocal businesses are being encouraged to find out how a new gift card scheme, approved …
Covid Hardship Fund approved for BusinessesLocal businesses affected by the covid pandemic can soon apply for covid-recovery grants from a …
Vaccination Clinics – Help NeededIf you are running a shop, a restaurant, bar or a community hall then we …
Changes to motorhomes, campervans and caravans standby processFollowing discussions with Transport Scotland and feedback from Stakeholder Groups, motorhomes, campervans and those vehicles …
4G Bendoran Mast – Going LiveEE’s engineers were on site yesterday (August 10th ) preparing the site for going live. …
Map of defibrillators across Mull and IonaThis is the updated map showing locations of the public access defibrillators across Mull and …
Period positive – free products if you need themAll local authorities in Scotland have been provided with funding by the Scottish Government to …
Climate Friendly Argyll and Bute – grants available to insulate your homeDo you want to make your home more energy efficient? Residents in Argyll and Bute …

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Next Meeting

Next Meeting The next meeting will be held on Wednesday 1 June at 7.00 via Zoom and livestreamed on Facebook. It will include the Annual General Meeting followed by the regular monthly meeting. Zoom Link Click to attend Facebook Live Stream

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Consultation about Community Councils

Community Councils work all over Scotland and how they are set up is reviewed every four years by the Scottish government and the local authority.  Argyll & Bute Council has launched the first stage of this year’s review and the details can be found here.  They refer to proposed changes to the…

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