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Early interventions help unwell customers and cut delays

Delays to trains where a customer has taken ill and needs urgent medical treatment have been cut by 37 per cent due to a new partnership between the ScotRail Alliance and the Scottish Ambulance Service.

Transport
North Sea cod stocks have now been declared sustainable a decade after coming close to collapse.

North Sea cod stocks declared sustainable

North Sea cod can now be bought “with a clear conscience”, according to a fisheries body, as stocks have now been declared sustainable.

Business
Aberdeenshire East MSP Gillian Martin

Transport boss insists North East road is safe

The head of transportation at Aberdeenshire Council has insisted the A952 is safe after figures revealed a number of fatalities in recent years.

Transport
Bear Scotland

Resurfacing work to begin on A90

A section of the A90 north of Hatton is set to benefit from £250,000 resurfacing improvements starting today (Monday).

Transport
The Sea-Axe

Subsea success for Peterhead-based firm JBS Group

JBS Group in Peterhead are celebrating recent successes for its expanding Subsea division.

Business
Work is progressing on the Harbour Spring and lodge site on the outskirts of Peterhead

Staff wanted at new Peterhead pub and lodge

The countdown to Peterhead’s new family pub and restaurant has begun with the final touches being put to The Harbour Spring.

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Sir Ian Wood.  (Photo: Ross Johnston/Newsline Media)

£6.7m investment programme for economic growth in Aberdeenshire

Private sector led economic development body Opportunity North East (ONE) has set an ambitious programme of action and investment for its second year of operations to strengthen and diversify the economy of Aberdeen and Aberdeenshire.

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Property growth returns across Aberdeenshire

Property growth returns across Aberdeenshire

Following a turbulent few years, confidence is returning steadily to the Aberdeenshire housing market.

Business
Peterhead Projects Limiteds base at The Trading Post on Marischal Street

Toon trust goes into liquidation

Peterhead Projects Limited has gone into liquidation.

Business
Dr Eilidh Whiteford outside Peterhead Power Station

Campaign launched to save Peterhead Power Station

A campaign has been launched to protect the future of Peterhead Power Station after a question mark was put over the facility’s future.

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The Harbour Spring pub restaurant is taking shape

Progress at new Peterhead pub and lodge site

Work is progressing well on a new family pub restaurant and lodge in Peterhead that is to create over 60 new jobs in the local area.

Business
What it takes to get to the top of the Rich List

What it takes to get to the top of the Rich List

Want to end up on the Sunday Times Rich List?

Business
Have you got any paper fivers left?

Last day to spend your old Bank of England paper fivers

People have until midnight tonight (Friday) to spend their old paper Bank of England fivers before they lose their legal tender status.

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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
Satnam Ner with Grahame Smith. Fraser Band photography.

STUC elects its first Black President

At the 120th Congress in Aviemore, the STUC elected Satnam Ner from Prospect trade union as President. Satnam Ner, a Radiochemistry Manager at Babcock International Group and a long-serving member of the STUC Black Workers’ Committee and the General Council, will be the first Black President of the STUC.

Politics
Woolworths could be set for a return?

Woolworths set for shock return to the high street

Collapsed retailer Woolworths could be set to make a surprise return to the high street, according to reports.

Business

VIDEO: Goodbye Queenie Bridge!

A new Peterhead aerial imaging and videography company has captured the removal of the town’s Queenie Bridge on a time-lapse video.

Business
Farmer Sandy Ingram pictured with his new Home Cured products bacon with maple syrup and bacon with treacle syrup.

New bacon range to launch at Taste of Grampian

Visitors to this year’s Taste of Grampian food and drink festival at Thainstone on June 3 will have the opportunity to sample two exciting new bacon products which will be officially launched at the event.

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Rural Economy Secretary Fergus Ewing.

New fisheries measures now in effect

Beginning on April 17, fishermen without a licence will be restricted to a daily limit on a number of shellfish species.

Environment
Near normal train service promised during strike action

Near normal train service promised during strike action

Virgin Trains is reassuring customers that it will run a near normal timetable during the industrial action announced by the RMT. The union says its members will walk-out for 48 hours on April 28 and 29 on Virgin Trains east coast route.

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