The SNP group on Angus Council have given their full support for calls to consider alternatives to all single use plastic currently used on council premises.
A fresh petition against the cost of parking permits in Angus is gaining momentum after it attracted more than 300 signatures in less than 24 hours.
A shelter at Arbroath’s Victoria Park has been seriously damaged by vandals for a third time in a matter of days, with the latest incident costing the taxpayer over £1000.
Carnoustie and District Independent Councillor Brian Boyd is urging people to ‘take three for the sea’ in a bid to help reduce litter and plastic pollution in the sea and on beaches.
It is not just the world’s best golf that is on display at The Open in Carnoustie.
The MoD has admitted it will “closely monitor” the impact of Scottish Government tax changes which it has been claimed could penalise military personnel at bases north of the border, including Arbroath’s 45 Commando.
Soil samples from the site of a proposed major housing expansion in Forfar have been sent for testing amid fears the land may be contaminated with anthrax.
A ‘ludicrous situation’ which is leaving residents queuing at the county’s recycling centres after reduced opening hours were introduced, has been slammed by Carnoustie councillors who were met with locked gates after they had taken part in a beach clean-up.
The Big Yin will take centre stage as hostelries in Carnoustie begin welcoming visitors to the Open Championship next week.
Volunteers from Angus and Dundee bagged a successful beach clean at the weekend, removing at least a ton of rubbish from the Barry Buddon and Monifieth area.