Resources for CCs

National community council website

Training materials from Stirling Council

 Blogging and websites

The WordPress Codex – for CCs who use their own installations of WordPress.

WordPress support – for CCs whose websites are on wordpress.com

Creating the Foundations for Individual Community led Change 27/01/2016 (YouTube video)

Dennistoun Community Council

Good practice information and examples

Beat the fear!

Great advice from Leah Lockhart on trolling and negative comments and online identity. (You may need to join the KnowledgeHub to access these.)

Online CCs (curated by Peter Cruickshank)

Angus Community Council Forum

National standards for community engagement

Good practice examples from 2014 survey of online community councils

This table lists the CCs that fitted the archetypes in the 2014 survey. CCs that have maintained up to date presences since 2012 are in bold type. Links are to CC websites except where CCs have only social media presences.

LA

CC website or social media presence

Aberdeen

Ashley and Broomhill; City Centre

Angus

Ferryden & Craig; Kirriemuir

Argyll & Bute

ArdchattanDunadd

Clackmannanshire

Dollar; Tullibody, Cambus and Glenochil

Dumfries & Galloway

 Borgue

East Ayrshire

 Southcraigs-Dean

East Renfrewshire

Barrhead

Edinburgh

Granton & District; Juniper Green; Leith Central; Leith Harbour and Newhaven; Leith LinksLiberton and DistrictLongstone; Marchmont and Sciennes;MurrayfieldQueensferry and District; Ratho and District;Stenhouse, Saughton Mains & WhitsonWester Hailes

Eilean Siar

 Pairc

Falkirk

Bo’nessLarbert, Stenhousemuir & Torwood; Maddiston

Fife

Bellyeoman; Burntisland; Cowdenbeath; East Wemyss and McDuff; Freuchie; Inverkeithing; Markinch; Royal Burgh of Cupar & District; St MonansTownhillWellwood

Glasgow

Arden, Carnwadric, Kennishead & Old Darnley; Baillieston;Blairdardie & Old Drumchapel; CastlemilkCrosshill & Govanhill; Dennistoun; Mount Florida; Partick; Shawlands & Strathbungo; Swinton; Whiteinch; Woodside; Yorkhill & Kelvingrove

Highland

BallachulishBerriedale and Dunbeath; CrownDuror and KentallenFerintosh; Garve and District;LochardilMelvichMuirtownNether LochaberSinclairs BaySleat

Inverclyde

 Kilmacolm

Moray

ElginLennox; Lossiemouth

North Lanarkshire

Cleland; The Village

Perth & Kinross

Alyth

Renfrewshire

Erskine

Scottish Borders

Eyemouth Town

South Ayrshire

Alloway and Doonfoot; Forehill, Holmston and Masonhill

South Lanarkshire

BlackmountLesmahagow

Stirling

Balfron; Bridge of Allan; Cambusbarron;DunblaneStrathfillan