News archive

July 2016

People in the lead - Big Lottery Fund and community councils


June 2016

Applications now open for Community Choices Fund

Nominations for Scottish Heritage Angel Awards 2016 now open

Where are all the disabled politicians?


May 2016

Celebrate Volunteers' Week

Meet your neighbour at The Big Lunch

Community landownership: Scotland's growing movement


April 2016

Nominations open for Nature of Scotland Awards

Apply for green space funding through Tesco Bags of Help

Lerwick Community Council organising a Participatory Budgeting event

Consultations on draft regulations of Community Empowerment Act (2015) now open


March 2016

Funding available for flood victims

Nominate for the Scottish Awards for Quality in Planning 2016


February 2016

Town Centre Action Plan - Two Years On report published

Attend the BIDs Scotland Annual Gathering to find out about funding opportunities

Donate, swap or share for Pass it on Week 2016


January 2016

Read the report of the Digital Engagement Workshops

Scottish councils will involve communities in budget decisions

£20 million for Empowering Communities Fund

A message from Minister Marco Biagi MSP

Carpe Diem - Colin Mair, Improvement Service


October 2015

Read the Community Council Fairer Scotland event report

Attend a Fairer Scotland planning event

New website launched for Participatory Budgeting

Join the 'Agenda for Cities' digital dialogue

Apply for the Learning Network Challenge Fund


September 2015

Apply now for a Charrette Grant for 2015-16

Digital Engagement for Community Councils - Invitation to attend workshops

Fairer Scotland Engagement Fund

Community Empowerment Act - What it means for You

Community Councillors' Khub Group Renamed


August 2015

Town Centre Communities Capital Fund has £1.7m for Town Centre Communities

Fairer Scotland event - Invitation to Community Councillors from Marco Biagi MSP


July 2015

Community Design Time: Scottish Government funding to help people improve their areas

Digital Engagement for Community Councils: invitation to attend workshops

Nation asked for views on how to build a more equal society


June 2015

Community Empowerment Bill (Scotland) passed by the Scottish Parliament


April 2015

Scotland's Towns Partnership launches Town Centre Toolkit

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