News

Four weeks of roads maintenance and improvements start today in Angus (Mon 16 May). Surface dressing will be carried out at the following sites: Week 1 – C23 at Airlie and Cairnleith, C24 at Clintlaw and Peel, U390 Backwater and C28 Burnside.
Published on Monday 16 May 2022
Our fostering service is making an urgent appeal during Foster Care Fortnight for people who have been thinking about fostering to come forward to help some of the most vulnerable children and young people in Angus.
Friday 13 May 2022
Angus Council, Angus Community Planning Partnership, Angus Mental Health and Wellbeing Network, Angus Health and Social Care Partnership and Voluntary Action Angus are promoting Mental Health Awareness week (9 – 15 May) in Angus.
Friday 6 May 2022
Our Trading Standards Team is advising residents to say no to cold callers and be vigilant so as to avoid being a victim of doorstep crime.
Published on Monday 2 May 2022
New public toilets at Forfar Loch will open from tomorrow (Sat 30 April). The toilets – an extension built on to the Forfar Loch Country Park Rangers base - will be open from 10am to 7pm during the summer and the facility is made up of two unisex toilets, including one with a baby changing facility.
Published on Friday 29 April 2022
A Tay Cities Engineering Partnership has been given the green light to create a multi-million-pound Engineering Partnership Innovation Centre, marking a significant milestone for the engineering sector in Scotland.  
Created for Capital projects only, the Place-Based Investment Programme Fund has a pot of £624,000 available to local groups, companies and organisations that have Capital projects ready to be funded this year or for any ambitious aspirations for future years.
Published on Friday 22 April 2022
Construction works at Montrose Townhouse will begin on Monday 11 April for approximately 5 months.  Scaffolding and security fencing will surround the building, and pavement widths may be restricted in places. The undercroft adjacent to The Coffee House will be closed for the duration of the works. 
Published on Thursday 7 April 2022
If you’re a local group, company or organisation with a project that could transform your community if you had funding support – the Place-Based Investment Fund Programme could be perfect for you.
Published on Wednesday 6 April 2022
Angus Council working in partnership with Stagecoach and other local transport providers and with funding from the Scottish Government Winter Wellbeing Fund is offering everyone in Angus access to free bus travel during the 2nd week of the Easter school holidays from Saturday 9 April to Monday 18 April 2022.
Friday 1 April 2022
Voter information booklets for the Local Government Elections on Thursday 5 May are now dropping through letterboxes across Angus.
Published on Friday 1 April 2022
Back in 2018, Tactran (Tayside and Central Scotland Transport Partnership) completed a study looking at the connecting paths around Montrose suitable for active travel. From this we’ve a list of potential recommendations on improving walking and cycling links across the town and we would like to get your views on the proposed options.
Tuesday 29 March 2022
Following the Arbroath a Place for Everyone consultation, some of the feedback asked us to look at making connecting paths around Arbroath suitable for active travel. And now we’re looking for your views on proposed routes.
Tuesday 29 March 2022
Angus Council is delighted to have awarded £130,000 to town and village halls throughout the county to help them to be more energy efficient and resilient.
Published on Tuesday 29 March 2022
From Monday 28 March visitors to Lunan Bay will be able to spend a penny in more ways than one at Lunan Farm Shop as the business joins Angus Council’s Comfort Partnership Scheme.
Published on Monday 28 March 2022
New outdoor gym equipment is in place and ready for use along the Pitskelly Park fitness trail. It presents a great new opportunity for people in Carnoustie to get outdoors and exercise - using one or all of the open-air units sited at stations on a circular route around Pitskelly Park and woodland. And it’s free.
Published on Friday 25 March 2022
Our carpet skips will be back in business again very soon.
Published on Thursday 24 March 2022
Families in Angus are set for a fun packed time over the Easter holidays as we work with over 28 local partners to offer opportunities and targeted support to children and young people during the April school holidays (2 April to 17 April 2022) through our Holiday Food and Fun budget.
Tuesday 22 March 2022
Angus Council, working with Police Scotland, has approved (report No 3/22) a procession followed by a rally, which will take place on Saturday 2 April 2022.
Monday 21 March 2022
As no commercial or community group has come forward to take over the former Lochside Leisure Centre, a decision was taken at Angus Council on 16 December 2021 to demolish it.
Tuesday 15 March 2022
BIG Awards totalling £600,000 have been allocated as part of Angus Council’s determination to support local firms out of the Covid-19 Pandemic.
Published on Monday 14 March 2022
We are consulting on projects to encourage walking and cycling across Angus. What projects should we add to our list of active travel pipeline projects? 
Friday 11 March 2022
Angus Council is to invest £11 million in the area’s roads infrastructure.
Published on Wednesday 9 March 2022
Congratulations to the Angus Expressive Arts project for being selected as finalists in the National Youth Work Awards.
Published on Wednesday 9 March 2022
To celebrate International Women’s day on 8 March, Angus Community Planning Partnership have launched Angus Women’s Centre, an exciting and new approach to supporting women in Angus.
Monday 7 March, 2022
Local Government elections take place of Thursday 5 May and if you think you are the best person to represent your local community, why not join us for a virtual event this Wednesday?
Published on Monday 7 March 2022
Angus Council is proud to be supporting Scottish Apprenticeship Week (7-11 March 2022).
Friday 4 March 2022
Angus Council, Perth & Kinross Council and BT have completed infrastructure works that bring a significant investment to the region’s communication network to deliver ultrafast broadband by Spring 2022.