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What the People Want...part four

Night four of our What the People Want feature is here.

Politics
Highland dancers from Lawrence Dance Academy are celebrating

Success for Highland dancers

Highland dancers from Lawrence Dance Academy are celebrating after achieving success at the City of Aberdeen Championship.

Lifestyle
Police were alerted to the theft of two quad bikes from a garage in the Boddam area of Peterhead at around 3.30am this morning.

Police warning after spate of crime across the area

Officers are urging the public to ensure their home and vehicle security is a priority this weekend following a spate of acquisitive crime across the North East overnight (Thursday, April 27).

Crime

What the People Want...part three

Our third member of the local community has told us what they want to see our elected councillors tackle during their term of office.

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What the People Want...part two

We have asked members of the local community what they want to see our elected councillors tackle during their term of office.

Politics

What the People Want...part one

Tonight we feature the first of our nightly videos in the run-up to the local council elections.

Politics
The SNP politician spoke with officials from MS Society Scotland who visited Holyrood earlier this week.

MSP backs support for MS nurses during awareness week

Aberdeenshire East MSP Gillian Martin has shown her support for MS nurses who help those suffering from the neurological condition.

Health
Did you work on this line in Crosse & Blackwell's factory in Peterhead?

Crossies quines

Here is another trip down memory lane, this time from Peterhead's popular Crosse & Blackwell factory.

Lifestyle
The location, history and facilities provided by Duff House combine to create an ideal environment within which to deliver the Scottish Traditional Skills Training Centres Conservation Education and Skills training courses.

Traditional Skills Centre moves to new base at Duff House

As from next month, the Scottish Traditional Skills Training Centre will be based at historic Duff House in Banff.

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Each year, Aberdeenshire Council registrars join hundreds of couples in marriage ceremonies with a dignified, sincere and heartfelt commitment.

Civil wedding? Start saving now...

A new fee has been agreed for Aberdeenshire Council civil wedding ceremonies.
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Peterhead Academy held its senior prize-giving in the towns St. Andrews Church.

Senior pupils presented with awards

Peterhead Academy held its senior prize-giving last Wednesday in the town’s St. Andrew’s Church.

Education
The 10km Tartan Trek takes in several of Balmorals famous memorial cairns, offering fantastic viewpoints and scenery

Sign up for popular Deeside event

CLAN Cancer Support is urging people to help raise funds by taking part in a popular walk in Royal Deeside.

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Final push for Scottish dairy farmers to apply for EU Dairy Aid

Final push for Scottish dairy farmers to apply for EU Dairy Aid

NFU Scotland is encouraging all Scottish dairy farmers to act now or run the risk of missing out on valuable dairy aid scheme money.

News
Have you got any paper fivers left?

Just a week left to spend or bank your old Bank of England paper fivers

People have just a week left to spend or bank the 155 million paper Bank of England fivers still in circulation before they lose their legal tender status.

Business
Have you heard of them?

What are fidget spinners and where can I find them?

Have you heard of fidget spinners yet? If you haven’t, it’s a safe bet that you will soon.

Lifestyle
How well do you know these Scottish Tartans?

How well do you know these Scottish Tartans?

Tartan is a Scottish staple, like Tunnocks Teacakes and Irn Bru.

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Can you name any of the shops that used to be on Marischal Street in Peterhead?

A thriving Marischal Street

Here’s a blast from the past from Peterhead.

Lifestyle
This is a hybrid between a Spanish stealth slug and the UKs common black slug. Pic: Leslie Noble

Hybrid ‘super-slugs’ are invading British gardens and we can’t stop them

The Daily Mail calls it a “slime wave”. The Sun calls them “an army”. Either way, both papers have reported 500 billion slugs are set to invade British gardens, after a mild winter created perfect breeding conditions.

Environment
BONNYRIGG: Workers' memorial, King George V Park. International Workers' Memorial Day service and wreathlaying

Communities across Scotland mark International Workers’ Memorial Day

Throughout Scotland communities will gather on Friday, April 28, to remember those killed or who have suffered injury at work.

News
A new survey has revealed British cats prefer the comfort of their home than the great outdoors.

Survey provides new insights into the lives of cats

A new survey has revealed British cats prefer the comfort of their home than the great outdoors.

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