YVONNE McNEILLY

Yvonne McNeilly  -  Councillor for Cowal ward of Argyll & Bute Council

Policy Lead for Eduation

 

Council Committees:

Policy and Resources Committee
Community Services Committee (Chair)
Local Negotiating Committee (Education)
Employee Joint Consultative Committee
Bute and Cowal Area Committee / Business days (and Area Community Planning Group)

 

Appointments to other bodies:

University of the Highlands and Islands Foundation Committee

News

Council approves Education Plan for 2020/21

Education staff, pupils and parents across Argyll and Bute were today praised for their commitment and ability to adapt to change during lockdown, when the council’s Community Services Committee approved the annual Education Plan for 2020/21.

Community anger over latest A83 closure

Shadow Finance Secretary Donald Cameron has written to Transport Minister Michael Matheson urging him to 'wake up' to the implications of the latest closure of the A83 at the Rest and Be Thankful.

Dunoon Grammar wins UK awards for fourth year running

A group of pupils from Dunoon Grammar have won at the Apps for Good UK awards 2020 for the fourth year running – beating off stiff competition from schools from across the UK, Portugal and the USA.

Welcome for schooling U-turn

Highlands and Islands Conservative MSP Donald Cameron has welcomed the U-turn on schooling announced by Education Secretary John Swinney.

Community comes together for Arinagour pupils

Members of the local community on Coll have teamed up with teachers at Arinagour Primary School to provide island pupils with a wide variety of remote learning challenges during lockdown.

Three Argyll finalists in Scottish Education Awards 

Three members of our Argyll Education Staff are finalists in the 2020 Scottish Education Awards.

David Mitchell, of Dunoon Grammar, is amongst the three finalists in the Head Teacher of the Year category.

See Also

GARY MULVANEY

Gary Mulvaney  -  Councillor for Helensburgh Central ward of Argyll & Bute Council

Councillor Gary Mulvaney was elected for his fourth term in 2017 and leads the eight member group of Conservatives on Argyll & Bute Council.

DAVID KINNIBURGH

David Kinniburgh  –  Councillor for Helensburgh & Lomond South ward of Argyll & Bute Council

Councillor David Kinniburgh was first elected to Argyll & Bute Council in May 2007.  He was re-elected in May 2012.

JAMIE MCGRIGOR

Jamie McGrigor  - Councillor for Oban South and the Isles ward of Argyll & Bute Council

ALASTAIR REDMAN

Vice Chair - Argyll & Bute Conservative and Unionist Association

Councillor for the Kintyre and the Islands ward of Argyll and Bute Council. Policy Lead for Economic Growth. 2015 general election candidate.  Served as a campaign captain for Argyll & Bute  on behalf of Boris Johnson during the 2019 Conservative Leadership election.

BARBARA MORGAN

Barbara Morgan  -  Councillor for the Lomand North ward of Argyll & Bute Council

Barbara lives in Kilcreggan, part of the Lomand North constituency, having moved there a number of years ago with her partner Denise and their 2 pets.

BOBBY GOOD

Bobby Good - Councillor for the Dunoon ward of Argyll & Bute Council

I live and work in the Dunoon constituency. I moved to this area a number of years ago, settled and married a local girl.

ANDREW VENNARD

Treasurer - Argyll & Bute Conservative and Unionist Association

Andrew Vennard - Councillor for the Oban North and Lorn ward of Argyll & Bute Council.