north ayrshire council

housing

Council launches rents review consultation

North Ayrshire Council has launched a major consultation with tenants as it strives to make rents fairer. This is the first major review of rent levels for a number of years and looks at the current charging system which is based loosely on size, type of property and the type of heating system installed. This […]

education

New Largs Campus begins to take shape

Work at the new Largs Campus is progressing well and the new school will have a huge impact when it opens next year. That was the message this week after North Ayrshire Council’s education team took a tour of the facility earlier this month. Executive Director (Education and Youth Employment) John Butcher, joined by senior […]

community, environment

Council reaches major Lunar milestone

North Ayrshire Council’s innovative and cost-saving approach to lighting up our streets has reached a major milestone. Councillor Jim Montgomerie, Cabinet Member for Place, gave a helping hand as the 10,000th LED light was put in place in West Kilbride. The Lunar project  (Lighting Up North Ayrshire Responsibly) started 24 months ago and has seen the new […]

employment

Council to recruit over 80 modern apprentices

Over 70 Modern Apprentices descended on Cunninghame House, Irvine  to highlight the benefits of the Council’s Modern Apprentice programme to both individuals and the economy. To celebrate Scottish Modern Apprenticeship Week, which runs from Monday 6 March 2017, the local authority will be showcasing the type of Modern Apprenticeships available and its commitment to invest […]