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Branch closures ‘excluding’ those who do not use digital banking, says North-east MSP

Business
Golf industry experts met to discuss how they could better collaborate to strengthen the regions golf product, and attract more visitors to the North-east at the VisitAberdeenshire Golf Tourism Innovation Workshop.

Tourism experts discuss how to grow the North-east’s £30m golf industry

News
Sue Ryder Dee View Court in Aberdeen. Pic: Sue Ryder / Colin Hattersley Photography

Extension granted for neurological centre in Aberdeen

Health
Research found that location (78 per cent) and fair price (74 per cent) are the key factors househunters in the North East consider important when buying a new home.

New research reveals home buying trends

News

‘Pound’ cancer by donating old coins in new campaign

News

Small grants to help fight global poverty

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Nadine Coyle launches 2017 search for Specsavers Spectacle Wearer of the Year

News

New project to get cancer sufferers back into work

News 1

College students visit Holyrood

News

First steps toward male infertility treatment taken

News

Road closures planned at Milltimber for AWPR work

Transport
John Kenned designed four cowled metal seats at Corgarff

New North-east scenic snow road to hit milestone

Transport
Council workers tackle the snow

High level Deeside roads to get additional winter treatment

Transport

Rescheduled A944 works to take place

Transport

Public urged to speak up and report hate crime

Crime 5
On average, an offence is reported every two hours in Scotland.

Recorded child abuse cases hit an all-time high

Crime
Police drugs dog Buster was in Banchory on Saturday night (March 18) as part of the local Pubwatch scheme.

Police dog used to detect drugs in Banchory pubs

Crime
The Domestic Abuse (Scotland) Bill aims to tackle those who use coercive and controlling behaviour.

New law to tackle psychological abuse

Crime 1

Fourth place for Westhill Academy in Rock Challenge

Education
Stock photo of nursery children

Increasing business rates and overheads to blame for Westhill nursery closure say owners

Education
Craigievar outside workshop.

Mad march fun at Deeside and Donside primary schools

Education
Student boy doing math problem on chalkboard

Deeside and Donside students in code-cracking final

Education

Deeside estates recognised for Aboyne Academy partnership

Environment

Branch closures ‘excluding’ those who do not use digital banking, says North-east MSP

Business
Drum Castle in Banchory saw a visitor increase of 87.5 per cent

Tourism soars at three north east attractions

Business
Gyles Brandreth will host the awards ceremony.

Finalists revealed for North-east’s Elevator business awards

Business

RBS bank closures are a “blow” to local economy

Business

Geva re-selected by Deeside and Upper Donside branch

Politics
Deeside entrepreneur and businessman Steve Murphy is standing for election as the representative for Upper Deeside Ward, on the Board of the Cairngorms National Park Authority.

Entrepreneur bids for park board role

Politics
Robbie Withey

Alford candidate pledges to fight for local area

Politics
International Development Secretary Priti Patel.

Match funding for donations to East Africa aid appeal

Politics 4

Blooming marvellous Banchory rose garden project set to start

Environment

Council contractors bark up wrong tree five times over in Banchory wood

Environment

Westhill wildlife filmmaker launches crowdfunding campaign for wolf documentary

Environment

Aboyne woman evicted for persistently allowing her dogs to foul

Environment

Extension granted for neurological centre in Aberdeen

Health
NHS 24 is reminding the public that healthy alternatives to chocolate are available for Easter.

Stay healthy at Easter

Health
One in five referrals were refused in 2015.

Call for a review of children and young people rejected by mental health services

Health
Councillor Geva Blackett and Councillor Iris Walker

Call to register defibrillators

Health
Dave Thomson.

One-stop shop for veterans piloted in Banchory

Health