News

Polling Days have been a fairly frequent occurrence in recent years, but this is the first UK Parliamentary Election to be held in December for almost 100 years.
Published on Wednesday 11 December 2019
Angus Adult Protection Committee Financial Harm Sub Committee is advising residents to be on the alert for pension scams.
Published on Tuesday 10 December 2019
Planned software upgrade work from next Monday (16 December) will result in access to planning and building standards information being temporarily disrupted (work is scheduled to last for 3 days).
Published on Monday 9 December 2019
All seven of our Recycling Centres will be closed on Christmas Day and Boxing Day (Wed 25 & Thu 26 Dec) and again on New Year’s Day (Wed 1 Jan) and Thursday 2 January.
Published on Thursday 5 December 2019
Angus Council is making great roads into encouraging the use of electric vehicles (EVs) for residents, employees and visitors in Angus.
In Scotland, one in four children live in poverty with some areas in Angus amongst the most income deprived areas in Scotland.
Statement by Elaine Torrance, Independent Chair of the Tayside MAPPA Strategic Oversight Group - 
Published on Tuesday 26 November 2019
Poll cards for the UK Parliamentary Election on Thursday, 12 December 2019, are now being posted through the front doors of registered voters across the Angus.
Published on Monday 25 November 2019
Our Provost Ronnie Proctor held a civic reception in honour of Arbroath Football Club’s success in winning the Ladbrokes Scottish First Division last season.
Published on Monday 25 November 2019
Angus Council has been awarded funds through Smarter Choices Smarter Places for delivery of an active travel programme over the financial year 2019/20.
The following people are nominated for election to UK Parliament for the Angus Constituency: Dave Doogan, Scottish National Party (SNP) Kirstene Janette Hair, Scottish Conservative and Unionist
Published on Friday 15 November 2019
Schools across Angus are taking part in a range of activities during Anti-Bullying Week (11-15 November) to raise awareness of online bullying as part a joint anti-bullying campaign called Think B4 U Type.
Tuesday 12 November 2019
Every public body has duties under the Climate Change (Scotland) Act 2009 to contribute to reducing Scotland’s greenhouse gas emissions, to contribute to helping Scotland adapt to a changing clima
11/11/2019
The Remembrance Service will be held at St Margaret’s Church, West High Street, Forfar, beginning at 10.45am and will be conducted by the Reverend Maggie Hunt.
Published on Monday 4 November 2019
Angus is a Fair Trade zone and we are committed to supporting third world producers to get a fair deal.
Published on Friday 1 November 2019
Parking in all Angus off-street car parks will be free on the last two Saturdays in November and every Saturday in December before Christmas. That’s November 23 and 30 and then December 7, 14 and 21.
Published on Friday 1 November 2019
Angus Council is carrying out a statutory review of Polling Districts and Polling Places. The aim of the review is to ensure that every elector in Angus has access to reasonable voting facilities.
Published on Monday 28 October 2019
The latest data published by sportscotland shows that the national Active Schools programme continues to have a positive impact on children’s physical activity levels with 7.3 million visits made to activities across Scotland in 2
Published on Tuesday 22 October 2019
Arbroath 2020 has announced an impressive programme of events to celebrate next year’s 700th anniversary of the Declaration of Arbroath.
Published on Friday 18 October 2019
Members of the North East Fisheries Local Action Group (NESFLAG) enjoyed a tour of three funded projects at Arbroath on Wednesday (16 Oct).
Published on Thursday 17 October 2019
To mark World Menopause Day, we've developed a Periods and Menopause Policy for employees.
Published on Wednesday 16 October 2019
Whitehills Primary School’s car park will remain off-limits at drop-off and pick-up times as a trial aimed at improving child safety continues.
Published on Tuesday 15 October 2019
A total of 28 youth-related projects have been selected by young people in Angus to receive a share of The Power of Youth’s £70,000 cash award.
Published on Wednesday 9 October 2019
Road traffic works aimed at improving traffic flow around the Westway/A92 roundabout at Arbroath are continuing.
Published on Wednesday 9 October 2019
From Friday 11 October 2019, MW Nicoll will no longer operate local bus services. Angus and Aberdeenshire Councils are securing replacement services for journeys that were subsidised by the councils.
Published on Tuesday 8 October 2019
Angus Virtual School (AVS) is celebrating success after winning a General Teaching Council Scotland (GTCS) Excellence in Professional Learning Award at their national award ceremony on Thursday 26 S
Published on Wednesday 2 October 2019
Coin operated parking meters are now available for use at 14 of our off-street car parks in Angus. The solar-powered machines are being introduced in response to public demand and will be at the following car parks –
Published on Monday 7 October 2019
A new tenant participation strategy was approved by our Communities Committee at their meeting on Tuesday, 24 September 2019.
Published on Wednesday 25 September 2019
A draft strategy has been developed in partnership with adult and young carers, carers’ organisations and other stakeholders. It presents an opportunity to shape how carers in Angus are supported.
Published on Tuesday 17 September 2019
Our contractor will be excavating at the junction of Westway Retail Park, Arbroath, next week (w/b Mon 16 Sep) and installing new ducts for traffic signals.
Published on Friday 13 September 2019