Congratulations to Stuart Liddell on officially receiving his MBE for services to piping and music education. Stuart, a piping instructor with the council and Pipe Major of Inveraray and District Pipe Band, received the prestigious accolade from HRH the Princess Royal at a special ceremony in Windsor Castle
Congratulations to everyone involved in managing Hermitage Park in Helensburgh. Following the transformation of the Park, Keep Scotland Beautiful has awarded Green Flag status for the fourth consecutive year. Read more about the award
A well-known face in Oban is retiring from the council after 45 years of service. Iain MacKinnon began working with Argyll and Bute District Council as a student when he was just 18 and worked his way up the career ladder to become Argyll and Bute Council’s Environmental Health Manager for the west – a […]
Congratulations to Nicole Anderson who works in the Economic Growth Team. Nicole is the Scottish and British Taekwon-Do champion. You can read all about her achievement in the latest issue of Cascade.
Congratulations to Dunoon Grammar School’s Head Teacher, David Mitchell who is in the running to become Head Teacher of the Year at the 2023 Scottish Education Awards. Read the latest Cascade to find out from David how he feels about the nomination.
Huge congratulations to Education colleagues, Susan Tyre, Maggie Jeffrey, Anne Margaret Houston, Esther Clarke, Aileen Melville, Marie Barr and Alison Munro who took part in a 24-hour dance-a-thon to raise money for this year’s Comic Relief. Read the latest issue of Cascade to find out how much they raised
Our colleagues in Education are dusting off their dancing shoes in preparing for Red Nose Day 2023. Back in 2019, they took part in a dance-a-thon and raised over £3000. This year, they will be on their feet again as they kick off a continuous 24-hour disco extravaganza on Thursday 16 March. They’ll be dancing […]
Congratulations to colleagues at Argyll House, Dunoon who together have achieved a remarkable long service. Read more in the latest Cascade.
How much do you know about your colleagues? Our regular Just for Fun quiz features in Cascade every month. In the latest issue, can you guess who used to caddy for Mike Tyson, Stephen Hendry and Jack Nicklaus? Who starred in a film with Emma Thompson and who claimed to be an art expert to […]
Congratulations to Alison Munro who has won this year’s Christmas e-Card photography competition with her fantastic image ‘A Christmas Eve Dook in the Holy Loch’. Alison is our Principle Teacher at Dunoon Primary, who is currently working on the Maximising Attendance Project with the Educational Psychology Service. Thanks to everyone who sent in a photo.