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Probus Club’s talk on Burns

Ellon Probus Club president David Crosley welcomed 33 members to the second meeting of the year.

The replacement Inverurie Academy will be built on the present site.

Would-be beekeepers invited to join course

People thinking about taking up beekeeping are being invited to attend a six-week course of evening lectures at Inverurie Academy over the next few weeks.

Paying the price of a failure to diversify

The decline of the offshore industry has been a painful experience for all those who have lost their jobs, particularly as it is quite clear this recession is for real.

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Farmers are calling for an overhaul of river management.

Farmers seek flood solution

Farming leaders have held what they described as a “constructive meeting” in the North-east over flooding issues.

Calls have been intensifying for improved transport links north of Ellon.

‘Deal’ funds to target better transport links

Scottish Government cash is set to be freed up from the City Region Deal projects towards improving transport links north of Ellon.

Left to right - Provost Hamish Vernal, infrastructure services committee vice-chair Councillor Stephen Smith; and infrastructure services committee chair Councillor David Aitchison.

New information system on the buses

A new bus information system has been launched in the North-east to assist passengers and make public transport a more attractive option.

Morag Brown from New Deer has won a Norvite scholarship.

Scholarship benefits Morag

A New Deer woman is the latest SRUC student to win a Norvite scholarship as part of an innovative partnership between the company and the college.

Calum Richardson, owner of award-winning The Bay Fish & Chips in Stonehaven, which is already using the free oil collection service.

Recycling firm chips away at waste market

New Deer firm Keenan Recycling has launched a free oil collection service that will help takeaways and other big kitchens to save money and reduce waste.

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