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Perth & Kinross Council's Childcare Strategy Team continues to work with people who are considering childminding as a career by running free introductory sessions and pre-registration training courses, as well as offering start-up grants and ongoing support.

On Wednesday 16 August, Perth & Kinross Council will consider a report recommending the appointment of internationally renowned Mecanoo as the architectural firm to work on Perth City Hall.

A report will be presented to Perth & Kinross Council on 16 August 2017 setting out the next steps towards transforming the cultural offer of the area to support inclusive economic growth across Perth and Kinross.

The new term of the Gaelic Playgroup, Cròileagan Pheairt, begins on Tuesday 15 August 2017 in The Garden Room at Tayside Christian Fellowship, Paradise Place, Perth.

A drop-in event for people who are struggling to find employment will be held from 1pm until 4pm on Wednesday 23 August in the Civic Hall at the Council's building at 2 High Street in Perth.

Perth & Kinross Council have developed a series of new Gaelic learning opportunities in the area, including Gaelic learning sessions focused on football.

Perth & Kinross Council is currently undertaking a public consultation on its draft Renewable and Low Carbon Energy Supplementary Guidance over a seven week period running from Thursday 13 July until Thursday 31 August 2017.

A forthcoming major exhibition at Birnam Arts, supported by Perth & Kinross Council, will highlight the issue of climate change.

Perth & Kinross Council is undertaking a public consultation on two Supplementary Guidance documents that will last seven weeks starting from Thursday 13 July.

Perth & Kinross Council has begun public consultation on a list of proposed amendments to the Core Paths Plan, as required by the Land Reform (Scotland) Act 2003.

Due to the construction works associated with the Crematorium Refurbishment and phase 1 of the Perth Transport Futures project, public access to the Gardens of Remembrance is restricted for public safety for the duration of the works.

A new contract for providing Care at Home services is to be introduced by Perth and Kinross Health and Social Care Partnership (HSCP).