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News and announcements

Welcome to our news and announcements, formerly er News magazine.

Budget consultation for 2018-2021 launched

A public consultation on East Renfrewshire Council's budget for the next three years has been launched.

9 October 2017

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Our latest media hot topics

Our latest responses to popular queries.

Cycle hire has arrived at Whitelee

Bikes available for hire on Saturdays and Sundays in October

6 October 2017

Nominations now open for two East Renfrewshire community councils

Barrhead Community Council and Crookfur, Greenfarm and Mearns Village Community Council are both seeking a number of new members.

5 October 2017

Costume safety this Halloween

Halloween is all about dressing up but when choosing your costumes this year, be sure to shop with safety in mind.

2 October 2017

Council outlines £44 million plan to create 12 new nurseries and more than 200 jobs

Proposal has now been submitted to the Scottish Government

3 October 2017

East Renfrewshire recycling rates are best in Scotland

More than 60% of household waste is now being recycled across East Renfrewshire, the highest of any local authority in Scotland.

28 September 2017

Double award for Mearns Primary

Mearns Primary School has received two prestigious awards recently for their outstanding commitment to promoting children's rights and supporting Fairtrade.

28 September 2017

Can you help improve our website?

We're holding website testing sessions at Clarkston Library on Tuesday 10 October and we need your help.

21 September 2017

East Renfrewshire pupils tuck in to organic local produce

Vegetable boxes enhance school meals

20 September 2017

East Renfrewshire students seek sponsorship to compete in engineering world finals

Woodfarm High School team to head to Abu Dhabi this December.

18 September 2017

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Budget Consultation 2018 - 2021

Have your say on consultation proposals for our 2018-2021 budget.

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