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Action Counters Terrorism campaign

Published Friday 23 March

Action Counters Terrorism campaign

We are urging everyone to help the police tackle terrorism and save lives by reporting suspicious activity and behaviour.

Pic: (l-r) Scottish Government Minister for Childcare and Early Years Maree Todd; South Lanarkshire Council Leader Councillor John Ross and Communic18 Ambassador Rachael McCully at the launch of the Year of Young People 2018 in South Lanarkshire

Published Friday 16 March

Council announces young peoples cabinet

Our children and young people have been invited to “join” the council, as part of an initiative to promote local democracy.

mobile men’s shed at the John Wright Sports Centre in East Kilbride

Published Friday 16 March

Men’s Shed tour comes to end of road

An innovative programme tackling isolation and loneliness in older men has come to the end of its three-week promotional tour.

Strathaven Castle image copyright Les Hoggan

Published Friday 09 March

Historic castle ruins to be safeguarded

The council and Strathaven Community Council have been investigating ways to safeguard the ruins of the town’s historic castle.

exterior view of council headquaters

Published Wednesday 28 February

South Lanarkshire budget approved

South Lanarkshire Council has approved a budget set to provide a massive boost for the young, older people and most vulnerable.

Parent and child enrolling for primary school

Published Monday 22 January

Primary school enrolment

Primary school enrolment went well last week despite the weather.

Daniel Lowe and Councillor Wilson next to Home+ advertising in building site

Published Wednesday 29 November

More council housing given go-ahead

Our ambitious plans to deliver 1000 new homes by 2021 have taken another step forward with the approval of 36 more for the area.

children with masks over their mouths to protect their lungs from exhaust emmissions from idling cars

Published Tuesday 14 November

Engine idling campaign

As part of our commitment to improve air quality our engine idling campaign is starting up again this year.

exterior view of council headquaters

Published Thursday 09 November

Councillors agree 5-year vision

A five year plan has been agreed which is designed to “improve the lives of everyone in South Lanarkshire”.