News articles for Apr 2023

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SSEN provides million-pound plus boost for community resilience in the North-East

Resilience plans for communities across the North-East have received a major boost today following SSEN Distribution's £1.35m award of funding to the region's three local authorities.

25 April 2023

Opportunity to try out new Formartine and Buchan Way rental e-bikes at Ellon next month

A special event is being held in Ellon next month giving local people the opportunity to try out new e-bikes which can be hired along a popular north-east leisure route.

25 April 2023

Reminder to households to activate their Scotland Loves Local Aberdeenshire Gift Card by May 31st

More than 80% of the Scotland Loves Local Aberdeenshire Gift Cards issued to households to help with the challenges around the cost of living have now been activated.

20 April 2023

Committee round-up: Communities Committee 30.3.23

Support for those facing poverty, new membership options for Live Life Aberdeenshire, and efforts to tackle violence were among items discussed at the meeting of Aberdeenshire Council's Communities Committee on Thursday, March 30.

19 April 2023

Nationwide Shut out Scammers campaign launched by Trading Standards Scotland and Police Scotland to combat a rise in doorstep scams linked to the cost of living crisis

As more Scottish consumers struggle with price increases and rising energy bills, Trading Standards Scotland and Police Scotland have launched a nationwide Shut out Scammers campaign.

17 April 2023

Aberdeenshire Council begins programme of surface dressing works across the north-east

Aberdeenshire Council's programme of surface dressing works is now underway across the north-east and motorists are being warned of the risks of loose chips on newly-dressed roads.

14 April 2023

Recycling street sweepings into blocks for a more circular economy

Aberdeenshire Council recycles around 70% of its street sweepings and the recovered materials have now been turned into sustainable, highly adaptable, building blocks.

13 April 2023

Town centres health checks completed in eight additional Aberdeenshire communities

Eight town centres across Aberdeenshire have benefited from a health check to assess their strengths, vitality and viability, weaknesses and resilience.

12 April 2023

Stonehaven participatory budgeting projects progressing

Works to improve and expand the capacity of Stonehaven Leisure Centre are expected to begin in early summer.

11 April 2023

Cycling opportunities created for children in Stonehaven through the Rock Up and Ride programme

Active Schools Aberdeenshire have been working in partnership with Scottish Cycling's Rock Up and Ride pilot programme and Deeside Thistle Cycling Club to enable local children in Stonehaven to participate in free, easy to access sessions and increase their cycling activity.

10 April 2023