Donald Melville, Business Advisor, Development and Infrastructure Services

Donald Melville on a pebble beach with water behind him

How does your role with the council help people across Argyll and Bute? In the Business Gateway team, we offer free support and guidance to existing businesses as well as people thinking about venturing into self-employment. I work with businesses confidentially on a one- to- one basis to help them develop. I can also link […]

Jayne Jones, Commercial Manager, Customer Services

Jayne Jones

1.How does your role with the council help people across Argyll and Bute? My team and I help support people across Argyll and Bute in a few different ways – our catering teams work hard to make sure that our children and young people have hot, locally produced, sustainable, healthy and nutritious school meals every […]

Ameen Nemar, Refugee Support Worker, Community Services

How does your role with the council help people across Argyll and Bute? As an interpreter, I’m a bridge between two cultures as I help Syrian refugee families rebuild their lives on the island of Bute. It’s fantastic to see how the community has welcomed families and how they have integrated into the community.   […]

Colin Fulcher, Project Officer, Rothesay Townscape Heritage

Colin Fulcher

How does your role with the council help people across Argyll and Bute? As Project Officer for Rothesay Townscape Heritage, I play an important part in the regeneration of Rothesay. Making it a better place to live, work and for those within the wider area of Argyll and Bute, to come and visit us. Describe […]

Tom Eddleston, Station Manager, Oban Airport

Tom Eddleston at Oban Airport

How does your role with the council help people across Argyll and Bute? My role is to ensure the safe operation of the Council’s three licensed airports including Oban airport. We operate flights to and from some of our remote island communities.   It’s been a particularly torrid time for everyone involved in travel, tourism, […]