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QUIZ: Harry Potter at 20 - 20 questions to test your knowledge

This week marks the 20th anniversary of Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone, the first book in J.K. Rowling’s phenomenally successful series.

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BT customers warned over fake bill

BT customers warned over fake bill

Consumers are being warned of a fake invoice from BT which aims to install banking malware on their computer.

Crime
Summer Food Fest will see 25 of Union Square's restaurants join forks-es to feature mouth-watering discounts and delectable samples in centre.

Tuck in at Summer Food Fest at Union Square

Union Square is set to serve up a feast for eager customers with the return of Summer Food Fest, dedicated to the best food and drink Union Square has to offer.

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Supermarket recalls sandwich fillers in food bug scare

Supermarket recalls sandwich fillers in food bug scare

Sainsbury’s has removed 13 of its own-brand sandwich fillers from its shelves following the discovery of food bug listeria in them.

Health
Sponsorship from Mackies of Scotland will help NEAT schedule a record 150 films, in communities without a cinema, over a year.

Community cinema gets a £3K sponsorship boost

An innovative cinema touring scheme has sweetened the deal for movie-goers in the North-East as it teams up with one of the nation’s most loved ice cream brands.

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The home has been awarded the 10-60-06 accreditation after successfully implementing significant improvements to the personalised dementia care services

Peterhead care home receives new dementia care accreditation

Kirkburn Court Care Home in Peterhead is celebrating having achieved accreditation for a new standard of dementia care, called ‘10-60-06’.

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Optimistic or idealistic? Brits paint a rosy picture of the future

Optimistic or idealistic? Brits paint a rosy picture of the future

British people are overwhelmingly optimistic when it comes to considering what may happen to them in the future, research from Cirencester Friendly has shown.

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Sight loss charity encourages the public to don their sunglasses

Sight loss charity encourages the public to don their sunglasses

Leading sight loss charity the Royal National Institute of Blind People (RNIB) Scotland will be marking National Sunglasses Day today (Tuesday, June 27).

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The section of road includes the A952 Mintlaw to Cortes Road

Warning signs to improve on notorious road

Warning signs on a notorious stretch of road in Buchan are set to be improved in a bid to reduce the accident toll.

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Buchan Radio were delighted with their grant.

Big winners in Your Voice Your Choice vote

A host of local groups and organisations received funding following the Your Voice Your Choice vote at Peterhead at the weekend

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Pictured left to right are Avril Sutherland, head taecher, Rylee Gray, Mayah Herlihy and Ailsa Cantlay, class teacher.

Rylee and Mayah graduate

Two Buchan youngsters have recently graduated from university with top honours.
Education
Wonderful woodland winners honoured

Wonderful woodland winners honoured

Wonderful woodlands and fabulous forests from all across Scotland have been recognised in an annual awards ceremony.

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Record breaking year for Royal Highland Show

Record breaking year for Royal Highland Show

A record breaking 190,000 visitors flocked to the Royal Highland Show over the last four days (22-25 June) demonstrating once again the strength and enduring appeal of Scotland’s iconic celebration of farming, food and rural life.

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The Scottish Parliament's debating chamber.

Safety of Scotland’s high rise homes to be examined

The safety of Scotland’s high rise tower blocks will be examined by a Holyrood Committee, following the tragedy at Grenfell Tower.

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National honour for Caring coach

National honour for Caring coach

A football coach from Peterhead, who has committed the past two decades to helping budding youngsters, has been recognised with a national honour.

Football

VIDEO: Daredevil circus stunt performed for first time in Scotland

The ever popular Zippos Circus is back in Scotland this summer to entertain families at venues across the country.

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Did you enjoy a cup of tea at the Central Tea Rooms in Peterhead?

Did you dine in this cafe?

This old picture shows the Central Tea Rooms in Peterhead.

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The Peterhead event will be held at the town's community centre on Balmoor Terrace, with doors opening at 9am.

It's your voice and your choice

Folk in Peterhead are getting ready to decide which projects will receive funding to improve health, wellbeing, environment and their communities.

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There had been plans to repair the original market but it was suggested that a new build would be better.

Prospect of a new fishmarket for the Blue Toon?

With the current works being undertaken at Peterhead harbour, we thought the following article, taken from the Buchanie in June 1966, may be of interest...

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