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.
Ambitious plans which will see substantial investment to rejuvenate an empty retail outlet have been given the green light say garden centre giants.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
It is not just the world’s best golf that is on display at The Open in Carnoustie.
A new project, which aims to give easy access to sanitary products in Malawi, has been launched in Arbroath.
Youngsters from the seven burghs of Angus were given a taste of military life when they were put through their paces by members of 45 Commando at RM Condor.