Month: April 2022

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Local News

Plea to road users as police focus on motorcycle safety

Plea to road users as police focus on motorcycle safety Two motorcyclists have died this month and five seriously injured in collisions over the Easter weekend. The latest figures are being highlighted as a reminder to all road users to keep themselves and others safe while travelling on Scotland’s roads. Road policing officers are focusing on their annual motorcycle campaign over the spring and summer months when riders tend to […]

todayApril 22, 2022 17

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Kiltwalk 2022: Drivers warned of road closures

Kiltwalk 2022 - Road closures Drivers are being warned ahead of road closures set to be in place for the Kiltwalk this weekend. West Dunbartonshire Council announced the closures on social media earlier today. Balloch Road, Balloch between Carrochan Road and Tullichewan Road will be closed on Sunday (April 24) between 8am and 11.59pm to help facilitate the event. There is also the possibility of waiting and loading restrictions on the complete […]

todayApril 20, 2022 7

Local News

Glass Ships in Bottles Exhibition sails into Dumbarton

DISCOVER THE MAGIC OF GLASS SHIPS IN BOTTLES Artist Tour of ‘Glass Ships in Bottles’ Exhibition with Ayako Tani Scottish Maritime Museum (Denny Tank), Dumbarton 11am & 1pm Saturday 14 May 2022 Glass artist and researcher Dr Ayako Tani will reveal the magic and fast disappearing craft behind glass ships in bottles, exquisite designs highly sought-after last century, at two one-off tours of her exhibition at the Scottish Maritime Museum in Dumbarton […]

todayApril 14, 2022 17

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Scottish Maritime Museum Free Online Workshops

SCOTTISH MARITIME MUSEUM LAUNCHES 50 FREE ONLINE WORKSHOPS The Scottish Maritime Museum has 50 FREE online workshops on offer for the first primary schools across West Dunbartonshire to get in touch. The exciting new, ‘Ship to Shore’ Online Learning Workshops, which centre on the Scottish Maritime Museum’s most popular Curriculum for Excellence linked STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) activities, suit all primary school years. The ‘Ship to Shore’ Workshop includes two live links between the Education team […]

todayApril 14, 2022 40

Local News

Upcoming Roadworks on A82 Postponed

UPCOMING ROADWORKS ON A82 POSTPONED Plans for essential maintenance on a busy stretch of road in Dumbarton have been postponed until further notice. Last week, the engineering firm Amey announced plans for traffic disruption on the A82 southbound section between Hill View and the Dunglass roundabout beginning on April 20 for ten days. But the firm has now postponed the plans without giving a reason or new date for the roadworks. […]

todayApril 11, 2022 14

Local News

Have your say on the future of Dumbarton’s Artizan Centre

HAVE YOUR SAY ON THE FUTURE OF THE CENTRE Residents are being encouraged to have their say in future plans for Dumbarton’s Artizan Centre. Consideration is being given to how the area can be enhanced to create a better link to the town centre, and encourage future investment on the High Street. A consultation event is taking place on Thursday 7 April, within Auntie’s Tea Room in the Artizan Centre. […]

todayApril 5, 2022 94


Win with Lomond Radio and Coloursfest

WIN WITH LOMOND RADIO & COLOURSFEST Celebrate 30 years of New Emotion and win a chance to see The Time Frequency at Braehead on Saturday 28th May. Simply go to the Lomond Radio Facebook page, find the pinned post and all you have to do is like the post, share it and comment with your favourite TTF song and tag who you would take to the concert. Make sure you comment […]

todayApril 1, 2022 31