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14th November 2013

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New Powers for Scotland's Communities

06th November 2013

Plans for greater local decision making A new law will make it easier for communities to take over public sector land and buildings, reform the community right to buy and give communities greater say...

Get Ready Glasgow 2014

31st October 2013

Get Ready Glasgow is the umbrella brand for all the work being carried out to keep the city functioning in the lead up to and during the Commonwealth Games. It's also about making sure the city is...

Glasgow 2014 Tickets

21st October 2013

Before tickets go on general public sale, there will be an exclusive opportunity for all existing ticketing applicants to purchase any remaining public tickets. All tickets will be available for sale...

Have your say!

17th October 2013

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Community Council Elections

04th October 2013

There are various Community Council elections taking place across Scotland and you can read all about them here on tellmescotland. The City of Edinburgh Council, Falkirk Council and West Lothian...