Search

News centre

UN Convention on Child Rights comes into force

Today (Tuesday, July 16), the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child (UNCRC) comes into force.

16 July 2024

Recent

A specialist contractor in orange overalls and white hard hat undertakes concrete quality testing inside Aboyne Bridge

Aboyne Bridge work programme remains on track

The work programme remains on track at Aboyne Bridge following specialist structural inspections in recent weeks.

12 July 2024

An Aberdeenshire Council Ranger with two Police Officers during a visit to a popular visitor location on Deeside

Meet and greet for countryside visitors on Deeside

With the forecast for better summer weather ahead, Aberdeenshire Council Ranger Service and Police Scotland hosted a ‘meet and greet’ session for countryside visitors on Deeside. 

11 July 2024

Don’t lose your head, warn Trading Standards

Aberdeenshire Council’s Trading Standards service is launching a new ‘Fair Measure Commitment’ to ensure customers don’t lose their head when it comes to enjoying a pint.

11 July 2024

Inside the new Bill Cruickshank Visitor Information Centre at Aden Country Park

Aden heritage project completion celebrated

Aden Country Park in Mintlaw celebrated the completion of the five-year Aden Restoration & Redevelopment Project with a civic ceremony.  

10 July 2024

A household recycling centre with a visitor and staff member getting things out the back of a car.

Bans can be placed on violent or aggressive visitors to household recycling centres

A temporary or permanent ban can now be placed on violent or aggressive customers to stop them accessing Aberdeenshire household recycling centres. 

10 July 2024

About us

Contact Number: 01467 538222
Contact Email: news@aberdeenshire.gov.uk

Our communications team is available by phone or email to answer media enquiries. Our main media line is open from 09:00 to 17:30 each week day, and we have an out-of-hours line for use in emergency situations. We monitor our news inbox and our social media channels regularly between the same hours. Please note, special arrangements will be in place during holiday periods.