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  1. Snowdrop Festival unveils new venuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2015 | Inverurie Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. One of Scotland's most popular outdoor festivals is now in bloom, offering visitors the chance to see spring snowdrops carpeting the grounds of two very different gardens in Aberdeenshire.

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  2. Voluntary organisations set to benefit from Fairer Aberdeen supportRead the original story

    Feb 6, 2015 | Aberdeen City Council

    A wide range of local voluntary organisations, which aim to help the most vulnerable people in the city, have been awarded a share of 100,000 from the Fairer Aberdeen Board. The Fairer Aberdeen Fund is allocated annually by Aberdeen City Council to tackle poverty and deprivation.

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  3. Public meetings to be held on council's proposals to create a new school buildingRead the original story

    Feb 6, 2015 | Aberdeen City Council

    A period of statutory consultation for Aberdeen City Council's proposal to create a new school building for Stoneywood School gets under way today [Friday 06 February 2015]. As part of the consultation process two public meetings will be held to discuss the council's proposals to create a new school building, which would be operational from the start of the 2017/18 academic year , or as soon as possible thereafter.

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  4. Aberdeen libraries to participate in national campaign to read and remember the First World WarRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2015 | Aberdeen City Council

    Aberdeen City Libraries are set to participate in a Scottish-wide campaign to read and remember the First World War, which will be launched on National Libraries Day [Saturday 07 February]. The Read and Remember campaign, which will be held in libraries across Scotland until the end of April [2015], aims to encourage people to remember those involved in the First World War by reading books and resources, which relate to the conflict.

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  5. Eric McGillivray praised the community spirit.Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2015 | The Northern Scot

    There were 202 reported incidents of fly-tipping in Moray in the first half of 2014-15 , compared with 157 for the same period the previous year. "I've got to say, I'm disappointed," said Councillor Eric McGillivray, chair of Moray Council's communities committee, which met this week.

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  6. Scottish wildcat haven expandingRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2015 | BBC News

    It is being extended to taken in parts of Morvern to give the haven a total coverage of 500 square miles. The haven project is separate from one involving six priority areas for Scottish wildcat conservation identified following research commissioned by Scottish Natural Heritage .

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  7. May Taylor when the hydrotherapy pool opened in ForresRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2015 | The Northern Scot

    The pool which opened in 2011 within Forres Leisure Centre, has received an annual subsidy of 20,000 from the council for each of the past three years. However, a request by Moray Hydrotherapy Ltd for continued financial support was rejected at a meeting on Wednesday of the children and young people's services committee.

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  8. Roundabout road rage attacker jailedRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2015 | BBC News

    The Scottish Government was informed about the spiralling cost of Dundee's V&A museum nine months before it was revealed to the public, the Culture Secretary has revealed. Dundee City Council told the government that the initial A 49 million estimate would not be met in April 2014, Fiona Hyslop said in a written parliamentary answer.

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  9. Shetland wave farm plan abandonedRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2015 | Newsday

    The Swedish company Vattenfall, which was one of the main shareholders in the development, said the timescale for securing commercial wave power was uncertain. The Swedish Company, Vattenfall, which was one of the main shareholders in the development, say the timescale for securing commercial wave power is uncertain and the company has decided instead to focus its investment in wind energy.

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  10. Staff slam Cults area litter loutsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2015 | Deeside Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. Forestry Commission Scotland staff have slammed Aberdeenshire litter louts after clearing up a van load of rubbish at two local woodlands.

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  11. Scottish, Norwegian Data Centers Linked by Fast North Sea FiberRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2015 | CNet News

    Data centers that link the oil hotspots of Stavanger, Norway, and Aberdeen, Scotland, will now use a new high speed fiber-optic Internet connection to work with each other. The move comes from the partnership between Aberdeen's Internet For Business and Norway's Green Mountain, along with network provider Tampnet providing the fiber backbone to deliver the connection between the data centers.

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  12. Robson Vets are on the lookout for a young person in the MearnsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2015 | Mearns Today

    Robson Vets are extending an opportunity for someone in the Mearns to get an insight into the workings of a veterinary practice. The practice has been delighted to learn that they have been nominated for Practice of the Year in the 2015 Petplan Veterinary Awards.

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  13. Donation for Red Cross thanks to links with TarvesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2015 | Ellon Times

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. Tarves Heritage Project chairman Norman Glen presents a cheque for i 1 2250 to Audrey Gartly, assistant manager of the British Red Cross shop in Ellon.

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  14. Trawling for fishing's new blood in Aberdeenshire's schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | Sunday Herald

    Secondary schools in Aberdeenshire are the focus of a "ground-breaking" initiative to encourage teenagers to consider a career in commercial fishing. Secondary schools in Aberdeenshire are the focus of a \"ground-breaking\" initiative to encourage teenagers to consider a career in commercial fishing.

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  15. Three jailed over organised crimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | Newsday

    The Organised Crime Counter Terrorism Unit carried out surveillance activity in the Inch and Niddrie areas of the city as part of Operation Harvester between October 2012 and May 2013. Almost A 10,000 in forged notes was seized, along with a kilo of cannabis and more than half a kilo of heroin.

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  16. Shopping centre murderer jailedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | BBC News

    A man has been jailed for life for murdering a stranger who tried to stop him hassling two women for a cigarette. John Paul Bird, 30, stabbed 40-year-old John Bulloch at Glasgow's Springburn Shopping Centre on 3 May 2014.

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  17. Russian military planes detected off Irish coast, RAF revealsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | BreakingNews.ie

    Russian military planes were discovered flying past the west coast of Ireland recently before being intercepted by British Fighter jets, it has emerged. Long-range search radars in the UK detected two Russian Tu-95 "Bears" in the "UK flight information region" last Wednesday, the British Royal Air Force has said.

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  18. Van driver dies following crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | BBC News

    A man has died after the van he was driving crashed on a road between Keig and Montgarrie near Alford in Aberdeenshire. Officers have appealed for witnesses and said they were keen to speak to a delivery driver who alerted nearby residents to the accident.

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  19. Mackie's PerspectiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | Kincardineshire Today

    Higher RMPS pupils from across the local area were treated to talks on 'God and the Big Bang' from a variety of speakers on Wednesday,December 10. Mackie Academy pupils were joined in their assembly hall for the whole day by pupils from Portlethen and Mearns Academies. The day comprised of a series of talks and interactive sessions on the topic of God and the Big Bang before being ended with a Q&A panel in which pupils were encouraged to ask questions about what they had learnt over the course of the day.

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  20. Milestone for Ellon Academy campusRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | Inverurie Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. And the pedestrian bridge over the River Ythan that will link the new complex - opening in August - with the town will be named Boatie Tam's Brig.

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