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exterior view of council headquaters

Published Friday 18 August

Update on school cladding materials

We have received further reassurance about the four schools where aluminium composite cladding was used in their construction.

Workman taking money from an elderly woman at her front door

Published Wednesday 16 August

Warning over rogue traders

Our Trading Standards team has issued a warning over high pressure sales tactics targeting older people in our area.

exterior view of council headquaters

Published Thursday 10 August

Further reassurance on school safety

South Lanarkshire Council is further reassuring residents on the issue of cladding panels used in school construction.

Skills Development Scotland's Jen Whelan at the Exam Results Helpline

Published Tuesday 08 August

Exam results helpline now open

The annual Exam Results Helpline opens today (Tuesday 8 August) as 139,000 pupils across the country receive their results.

Chatelherault Country Park conifers

Published Friday 28 July

Forestry work ongoing at Chatelherault

The landscape surrounding the Visitor Centre is set to be restored through the next phase of conifer removal starting next week.

Men's Shed

Published Tuesday 25 July

Men's Shed going mobile

National Lottery funding success for Men's Shed in South Lanarkshire.

exterior view of council headquaters

Published Tuesday 18 July

Reassurance on school safety

South Lanarkshire Council has confirmed that one school in the area has been fitted with aluminium composite panels.

Archaeology volunteers examine artefacts, courtesy of roanokecollege via

Published Tuesday 11 July

Help unearth the past this summer

A new archaeological project is looking for volunteers to help unearth the iron and medieval ages over the summer.

exterior view of council headquaters

Published Monday 03 July

Reassurance on high-rises - update

South Lanarkshire Council has moved to reassure tower blocks residents following the tragic fire at Grenfell Tower.

two of the primary school girls taking part in Girls Football Festival 2017

Published Thursday 29 June

Girls on the ball at football festival

More than 350 young players have taken part in a hugely successful Girls Football Festival at Hamilton Palace Sports Grounds.

Chair of South Lanarkshire Leisure and Culture Councillor David Watson (front, centre) with staff and volunteers involved in the 70 Voices project

Published Monday 26 June

70 voices heard in East Kilbride

There were no calls for silence at East Kilbride Central Library when the 70 Voices project got together.

new houses

Published Friday 23 June

Cash boost for new housing

The council has welcomed the announcement of a further £1.75billion Scottish Government investment in affordable housing.

Primary pupils at special event to highlight the importance of putting children at the centre of their education

Published Tuesday 13 June

Pupils showcase schools of future

Primary pupils have attended a special event to highlight the importance of putting children at the centre of their education.

Adoption campaign poster

Published Tuesday 06 June

Chance to find out more about adoption

Couples, families and individuals from across South Lanarkshire are being invited to attend an adoption information evening.