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Asymptomatic COVID-19 Test Centres

Asymptomatic COVID-19 Test Centres

We are proud to be supporting NHS Highland as they run community testing centres across Argyll and Bute. About 1 in 3 people with COVID-19 do not have symptoms but can still infect others. Even if you are vaccinated, there is still a chance you can pass COVID-19 on....

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liveArgyll Leisure Link Partnership

liveArgyll Leisure Link Partnership

Are you a liveArgyll leisure member? Well great news! You can use your membership card to gain access to leisure facilities across Scotland at no extra cost. Starting at just £24.99, liveArgyll memberships are affordable and great value for money. Not only does a...

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liveArgyll Libraries’ Writing Competition

liveArgyll Libraries' Writing Competition 2022  Welcome to liveArgyll Libraries' inaugural writing competition for young people which we will be launching during Book Week Scotland (16th-23rd November 2021). We are inviting all secondary school aged young people...

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September bank holiday opening hours

September bank holiday opening hours

September bank holiday opening hours In light of the bank holiday on Monday 27th September our hours and timetables will be varying slightly. All changes can be seen below. Swimming lessons across all sites will run as normal. If you require further clarification...

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No late fees at liveArgyll libraries

No late fees at liveArgyll libraries

Late fee free at liveArgyll libraries We are encouraging all library users who have any overdue loans to return them as soon as possible. Over 14,000 library books have been out on loan from liveArgyll libraries since lockdown measures were first introduced. With...

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Macmillan Coffee Morning 2021

Macmillan Coffee Morning 2021

Macmillan Coffee Morning 2021Join the World's Biggest Coffee Morning and support Macmillan Cancer Support, as we host a Macmillan Coffee Morning on Friday 24th September. To mark the occasion we will be offering free sessions and events with donations to Macmillan...

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Congratulations Jackie on 25 years of service!

Congratulations Jackie on 25 years of service!

Archivist Jackie's 25 years of service I joined Argyll and Bute Council on 26th August 1996 as Service Support Officer for Corporate Services, dealing with finance, health and safety, and personnel duties. In 2004 my head of service, Charles Reppke, asked me if I...

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Facility update

Facility update

Facility changes following government guidance Further to the latest guidance from the Scottish Government, we will be making some changes to our facilities and booking system. Bookings From Monday 9th August you will no longer need to book gym or swim sessions....

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Covid Community Testing

Covid Community Testing

Community Testing in Argyll and Bute We are proud to be supporting NHS Highland as they run community testing centres across Argyll and Bute. About 1 in 3 people with COVID-19 do not have symptoms but can still infect others. Even if you are vaccinated, there is still...

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Volunteer Sport Award Nominations & Winners 2021

Volunteer Sport Award Nominations & Winners 2021

Argyll and Bute Third Sector Interface & liveArgyll Volunteer Awards 2021 The LiveArgyll Volunteer Sports Awards, run annually in partnership with sportscotland, aim to celebrate and reward the success and achievements of coaches and volunteers in Argyll and Bute...

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Taken for a spin!

Taken for a spin!

Over the weekend, Fitness Instructors, from Helensburgh and Campbeltown took part in an intensive Level 2 Indoor Cycling Instructor course, at the Mid Argyll Sports Centre, Lochgilphead courtesy of fitness training provider, HFE. Anthony, Jack, James and Ronnie were...

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Get into Summer with free activities

Get into Summer with free activities

Get into Summer at liveArgyll With FREE Sessions for Families and Juniors Summer is here and after the year we’ve had, the whole family could use a wee boost. That is why we are excited to be offering FREE activities to families and children aged 15 and under, to help...

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Eleanor awarded MBE

Eleanor awarded MBE

Congratulations to our Bibliographic and Local Studies Librarian Eleanor McKay, who has been awarded an MBE for services to Local Studies in The Queen’s Birthday Honours list 2021. Eleanor has worked tenaciously throughout her career, supporting communities across...

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Kids Reading Summer Challenge 2021

Kids Reading Summer Challenge 2021

liveArgyll libraries  - Read for Summer! We are inviting all Argyll and Bute primary school children to come along and read with us this summer. Challenge Your challenge – should you choose to accept it – is to read 5 books of your choosing from any of our libraries,...

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New customer focused booking app

New customer focused booking app

After a robust procurement exercise, liveArgyll are delighted to be partnering with BC Technologies, an Argyll based company known for delivering high quality systems and support. BC Technologies, who have been operating from Argyll for almost 20 years and employ 20...

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Bookbug Competition Time!

Bookbug Competition Time!

Bookbug Competition Time!* It’s Bookbug Week 17 -23 May and we are so excited to announce the launch of our liveArgyll libraries Bookbug page. https://liveargyll.co.uk/bookbug-at-liveargyll-libraries/ To celebrate we are offering you the opportunity to win six books...

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Bookbug at liveArgyll libraries.

Hello Everyone! Welcome to the liveArgyll libraries Bookbug page We’ll be sharing all of our Bookbug news here. You'll be able to find details and times of all of our liveArgyll libraries Bookbug sessions, along with any additional planned Bookbug events. We will also...

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COMMUNITY SPORTS HUB GRANTS ANNOUNCED!

COMMUNITY SPORTS HUB GRANTS ANNOUNCED!

COMMUNITY SPORTS HUB GRANTS ANNOUNCED! To support community sports clubs and organisations during the COVID pandemic, and as restrictions start to lift again, a grant was opened to Community Sport Hub members. The grants were available to: Aid return to sport...

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Community Sport in Argyll & Bute Survey

We want to hear your experiences of sport in Argyll & Bute! Please take part in our survey! We are collecting your opinions and experiences regarding sport in Argyll and Bute. The survey is open to everyone living in, or who take part in sport or physical activity...

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