Tag: North Ayrshire Council

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Secondary pupils to be taught life-saving skills

Joining the ranks to make up 23 of Scotland’s 32 local authorities who have joined the initiative, NAC have promised to roll out the training to provide pupils in the area with the vital skills that could help save a life.

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Labour warn North Ayrshire faces a £20m funding gap

‘This means that North Ayrshire Council’s core revenue grant is being cut by around £4 million and with no financial support for the local government pay award nor a solution to the shortfall in teacher’s pensions, our funding gap for next year is £20 million.’

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Council leads the way for youth engagement

The report, by Orkney Councillor and journalist John Ross Scott and St Andrew’s University student Kristopher Leask, has been commended to members of the Scottish youth parliament (MYSP) as a guide to improve engagement between young people and council decision makers.

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Arran youth groups get a £4,000 funding boost

Successful in their bids and receiving £800 each were: Arran High School Mountain Bike Club, Arran High School of Sport, Arran Junior Triathlon Club, Arran Kayak Club and Arran Youth Foundations.

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Council’s camera crackdown on environmental crimes

While previously offences could only be dealt with when committed in the presence of an enforcement officer, the mobile smart cameras can survey large areas without the need to physically be present when environmental crime is committed.