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Junior Ythan Fiddlers who provided the entertainment at a fundraising soup and sweet.

Ythan Fiddlers’ successful soup and sweet

Ythan Fiddlers recently held a successful fundraising soup and sweet at New Deer Hall.

Around the Aberdeenshire SWI meetings

President Mrs Lorna Strachan welcomed Tipperty SWI members to a special 62nd birthday meeting and also guests Ythan Fiddlers.

Cookery demo at SWI meeting

Culsalmond SWI’s meeting in November was a prelude to the festive season with a ‘Party Time’ cookery demonstration by Anne Rendall.

A hopelessly inadequate approach to visitors

Since coming to the North - east over 40 years ago I have been generally happy to call Aberdeenshire home, even if don’t always buy into the wha’s like us mentality held by many of natives, most of whom seem to come from Aberdeen City.

Latest news from Esslemont and Kintore SWIs

Esslemont SWI president Helen Smillie opened the meeting by welcoming all members and visitors to the Annual Basket Whist and Domino’s evening.

Local Businesses rss

Liam McKenna, sous chef, Trump International; Chris Hodgens, food  and beverage manager, Trump International, and  Stuart Common, Grampian Food Forum representative.

Diners served up a treat

Guests attending the recent Grampian Food Forum Dining Club held at Trump International Golf Links, near Balmedie, rated the culinary event well above par.

The reopening of the rail line to Ellon would ease road congestion.

Transport links consultation

Consultation on better transport links in the North-east is to continue until next month.

The new Stagecoach Buchan Express coaches

Luxury coaches take to the road

A fleet of 17 new coaches have taken to the road between Aberdeen and North Aberdeenshire.

The new Stagecoach Buchan Express coaches

Application for 35 houses in New Deer refused

An application to build 35 new houses at a development in New Deer was refused today due to layout concerns regarding roads.

Keenan Recycling's Grant Keenan with new chair.

Entrepreneur joins firm as chairman

A respected Aberdeen entrepreneur has joined the board of an award-winning North-east organics recycling company to support its continued growth.

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