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Driving home the burns awareness message

Home is where the heart is, it’s where you are meant to feel the most safe.

Health
Scotlands woodlands are ideal places for recharging batteries and increasing exercise levels.

Green spaces good for health

Scotland’s woodlands are the ideal places to help improve health and well-being as autumn continues and winter approaches, according to Forest Enterprise Scotland (FES).

Lifestyle
Joyce andEveline are looking for a new home together as they are very happy in each others company.

Can you give a home to Joyce and Eveline?

A pair of parrots are currently seeking their forever home.

News
HRH The Duke of Rothesay in the auction ring during a cattle sale at Thainstone Centre

Royal visit at Thainstone Centre

Farmers received a pleasant surprise from HRH The Duke of Rothesay who visited the Thainstone Centre, Inverurie last Friday.

News
No-one should be bought or sold, says justice minister Michael Matheson.

Human trafficking is closer to home than you think

Their stories begin with hope and trust. Their stories begin with believing people who said they could help them find their way to a better life.

Crime
Miss Budge fires a tickertape cannon into the air as the school bell rings for the last time

Pupils bid a fond farewell to Inverurie Market Place School

The school bell rang for the last time at Inverurie’s Market Place School last week.

Education
This day of action is part of the charitys stated aim that by 2020 there will be 500,000 people in Scotland trained to administer CPR in the event of someone having a heart attack

ScotRail Alliance supports European Restart a Heart day

Rail travellers passing through Aberdeen, Haymarket, Kilmarnock and Inverness stations today will have the opportunity to learn CPR (Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation) as part of European Restart a Heart Day.

News
Scotland steps up to become a lifesaving nation!

Scotland steps up to become a lifesaving nation!

Hundreds of people will learn life saving CPR skills today (Monday, October 16) at community events across Scotland – skills that could save a life when someone goes into cardiac arrest.

News
When do the clocks go back? All you need to know

When do the clocks go back? All you need to know

It might seem that summer’s only just ended, but we’re already in autumn.

Lifestyle
Friday the 13th: Why is it unlucky?

Friday the 13th: Why is it unlucky?

It’s Friday 13th, the most cursed day in the calendar.

Whats on
Scottish Conservative and Unionist candidate Lesley Berry takes to the podium following her election win

New Inverurie & District councillor elected

Conservative candidate Lesley Berry has been chosen as the new Aberdeenshire councillor for Inverurie and District.

Politics
Laura Gray of Inverurie is looking forward to starting her new role

New sight loss charity manager role for Inverurie woman

Leading national sight loss charity the Macular Society has appointed an Inverurie woman as its new regional manager for North East Scotland.

News
The F8 group with a selection of their work

Exhibition in Inverurie

Eight friends who share a passion for photography are exhibiting their art throughout October at The Acorn Centre in Inverurie.

Whats on
Scottish Government urged to act on climate emergency

Scottish Government urged to act on climate emergency

Activists inflated a huge warming earth globe outside Scottish Government headquarters at St Andrew’s House in Edinburgh today to highlight the emergency of climate change and urge greater action from the Scottish Government.

News
Newly appointed GHC Project Manager Nicola McHendry looks towards populating the exhibition area with artefacts while Chairperson Nora Radcliffe puts some finishing touches to the centre

Final preparations as Heritage Centre set to open

The Garioch Heritage Centre will be officially opened on Tuesday (October 17).

News
Hate has no home in Scotland

Hate has no home in Scotland

The Scottish Government has joined with Police Scotland and the Crown Office (COPFS) to launch a new campaign against hate crime.

News
Seven types of bad driver revealed

Seven types of bad driver revealed

Bad drivers are the bane of every motorist’s life but now a new study claims poor drivers always fall into one of seven categories - so do you recognise them?

News
Fun and frolics of pet ownership revealed

Fun and frolics of pet ownership revealed

From eating passports, getting stuck behind fireplaces or escaping onto the house roof, vets have compiled a list of amusing and extraordinary antics of puppies and kittens.

News
House move heebie jeebies on Friday 13th

House move heebie jeebies on Friday 13th

With Friday, October 13, upon us (today), analysts at Registers of Scotland (RoS) took a peek at our records to see whether this noteworthy date affects people’s property buying habits.

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Hannah Miley

Miley has sights set on record

With under 200 days to go until the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games, the first athletes to represent Team Scotland have been named in swimming and lawn bowls.

Sport
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