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Friday 23 September 2022
Do you know an amazing young person who goes that extra mile? Nominations are open for the Angus Youth Awards, which recognise young people’s achievements and celebrates those who have made a difference in Angus.
Friday 23 September 2022
We’re asking drivers of tractors, agricultural and other large vehicles to help keep the county’s roads clear of mud and, where necessary, to clean up after using the roadways.
Published on Friday 23 September 2022
**Work due to take place has been postponed. Will confirm new date once available.** Roadworks will begin on the A923 Muirhead Gateway for five working days from Thursday 20 October. It will mean some restrictions for traffic.
Thursday 22 September 2022
Carseburn Road, a care home service for young people in Forfar received top marks in supporting children and young people’s rights and wellbeing after an unannounced inspection by the Care Inspectorate in May 2022.
Wednesday 21 September 2022
Residents in Ferryden and Craig are asked to vote to elect candidates to their local Community Council on Thursday 6 October 2022.
Published on Wednesday 21 September 2022
Angus Council is calling on local businesses and employers to support young people getting ready to leave school to develop new skills and gain experience by offering work placements.
Tuesday 20 September 2022
People across Angus are being invited to take part in a national Moment of Reflection before the State Funeral of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II.
Published on Thursday 15 September 2022
Angus Council can confirm that, as a mark of respect, council offices and buildings, including schools and early learning and childcare facilities, will be closed on Monday 19 September on the day of the state funeral of Queen Elizabeth II.  
Published on Tuesday 13 September 2022
The Route People are being invited to pay their respects to Her Majesty the Queen as the Royal cortege passes through Angus tomorrow (Sunday 11 September). The cortege is scheduled to make its way from Balmoral to Edinburgh, then onwards to London for the state funeral.
Saturday 10 September, 2022
Today Angus enters a period of mourning following the death of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II. A timetable of official events will be announced separately.
Published on Friday 9 September 2022
Angus Councillors will consider the full Angus Council Best Value Assurance Report (BVAR) at today’s Full Council meeting (8 September 2022).
Published on Thursday 8 September 2022
Angus Council, Scottish Fire and Rescue Service (SFRS) and Police Scotland are working together to prevent antisocial behaviour around Forfar Loch. Following a number of incidents around the loch the partners will target resources to ensure the safety of the children and young people, the local community and local properties.
Wednesday 7 September, 2022
We're looking for people, couples and families who can provide safe and supportive homes as supported lodging carers for unaccompanied asylum-seeking children coming to Angus.
Wednesday 7 September 2022
Visitors to West Links in Arbroath can now benefit from a state-of-the-art Changing Places toilet facility as Angus Council invest £57,000 in accessible facilities to enhance their accessible tourism offering.  
Friday 2nd September 2022
**Industrial action planned for schools on 7,8 and 9 September has been suspended.**
Thursday 1 September 2022
Published on Wednesday 24 August 2022
Thirteen young modern apprentices are ready to start their early years careers with Angus Council, after joining the council to work in their early learning and childcare centres.
Wednesday 24 August 2022
Published on Wednesday 24 August 2022
Strathmore Primary School in Forfar have become the first school in Scotland to achieve the prestigious ADHD Friendly School award by the ADHD Foundation for their work with children with ADHD in the last academic year.
Monday 22 August 2022
Four local projects designed to improve communities and places across Angus will share funding totalling £624,000. It is hoped this substantial investment, approved at our Communities Committee on Tuesday (16 Aug), will help in the drive towards economic recovery, increase local resilience and accelerate Community-Led Regeneration.
Published on Wednesday 17 August 2022
Work will start to the National Cycle Network 1 (NCN1) path at Elliot Links, Arbroath on Wednesday 17 August to alleviate the flooding that has been experienced in recent years.
Tuesday 16 August 2022
As we start the new school year, our Children and Learning Convenor, Cllr Lynne Devine extends a warm welcome to young people, families, carers and teaching staff.
Tuesday 16 August 2022
The formal Notice of Election  for the Community Council Elections in Angus in 2022 has been published today.
Published on Monday 15 August 2022
School Friendly Zones will be in place at Andover, Carlogie, Liff and Southesk primary schools when children return to school on Monday (16 August). Plans to introduce a zone at Letham Primary School have been paused to allow for further discussion with local residents and to try and resolve concerns they have raised about the trial.
Published on Friday 12 August 2022
The door is open as Angus welcomes visitors Buildings and sites across Angus will be welcoming the public on 10 and 11 September 2022 when they take part in this year’s Doors Open Days.
Wednesday 10 August, 2022
Community Councils are a vital part of local democracy - they represent the views, opinions, concerns and wishes of residents to us, your local authority – Angus Council. A vibrant Community Council can and does make a difference to the area it serves, so why not get involved?
Published on Wednesday 10 August 2022
Best wishes to all our young people formally receiving their SQA exam results today (Tuesday 9 August).
Published on Tuesday 9 August 2022
See also: School friendly zones news item published Friday 12 August 2022 Vehicle exclusion zones will start at Andover, Carlogie, Letham, Liff and Southesk primary schools when children return to school on Tuesday 16 August 2022.
Friday 5 August 2022