Well done Brenda Nicholson

Brenda walking over hot coals

Congratulations to Brenda for completing her firewalk and raising £489 for Erskine, a veterans care and support charity. We hope your feet have recovered!

Cameron Bonnar

Cameron Bonnar

Cameron is an ICT Engineer within our ICT Networks team. After 4 years of hard work, he has achieved his BSc(Hons) in Cyber Security from Glasgow Caledonian University. This fantastic achievement was supported through the Council’s Growing Our Own Graduate Apprentice Scheme. Congrats Cammy from all your colleagues.

Jayne Jones

Jayne Jones

Congratulations to Jayne Jones, our Commercial Manager who has been made a Fellow of the Acumen Academy – the world’s school for social change. Jayne is one of only 20 people to have been selected for her work on bridging social divides through school meal provision and the delivery of free period products. Congratulations Jayne […]

Well done Stephen

Photo of Stephen Crichton

Congratulations to Stephen Crichton, supervisor of our Glengorm Landfill Site, Isle of Mull, who has passed his Certificate of Technical Competence (COTC) issued by the Waste Management Industry Training & Advisory Board. This qualification is a work-based award which involved completing units covering health and safety, on site operations, and waste management legislation. This certificate demonstrates that […]

Puppy love


A big thank you to everyone who sent in photos of their handsome hounds and pretty pooches for our dog fouling campaign which is now running across social media. Here’s hoping our canine heroes inspire owners everywhere to #maketheirpupsproud and #pickup.


Imogen Galbraith

Congratulations to colleagues Daniel and Natasha Galbraith on the birth of their baby daughter, Imogen, born on 1 July at 12.57 am.  She’s absolutely gorgeous!

Aileen MacLennan’s million step challenge

Did you know someone is diagnosed with diabetes every two minutes? This might just seem like another statistic but for our family it’s much, much more than that. You see, recently my gorgeous 7-year-old nephew was diagnosed with Type 1 Diabetes, totally out of the blue. This has obviously had a life-changing impact on him, […]

A warm welcome to Scott

Scott Reid

Scott Reid is the new Marine Operations Manager who has recently joined the council. Read the latest issue of Cascade to find out more about Scott and his role.

Happy retirement

Gerry receives a framed photograph of Kilcreggan Pier

A fond farewell to Gerry Tierney who retires from his post as Pier Operative. Gerry has worked at Kilcreggan Pier for the last eight years after working at Helensburgh Pier for many years. Colleagues, the crew from the MV Chieftain and regular Kilcreggan passengers gathered for a surprise presentation as he tied up the ferry […]