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MSP to meet with Transport Minister over NE road

Banffshire and Buchan Coast MSP Stewart Stevenson has written to the Transport Minister calling for a meeting to investigate making improvements to the Toll of Birness.

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Angela and Bryan Kinghorn

Event to celebrate BNI networking successes

More than 100 people are expected to attend the 2017 BNI Scotland North Awards night at Aberdeen’s Chester Hotel later this month.

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The Kirkburn Mill site

Work begins on Aldi site

Three local politicians have welcomed the long-awaited start to work at the Kirkburn site by Aldi.
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Bob Rankine, Bruce Davidson and Alex Devlin

Toon firm strengthens senior management team

A leading Peterhead surface preparation and protective coatings company has made two senior appointments strengthening and expanding its management team.

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Angered Scots launch campaign to keep Saltires on food packaging

Angered Scots launch campaign to keep Saltires on food packaging

An online campaign rallying against the Union Flag replacing the saltire on Scottish produce has been launched.

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A number of free workshops have been made available

Sustainable Business Week to offer help and advice

Aberdeenshire businesses can get free support and funding to help them cut their energy, water and waste bills and save money during Sustainable Business Week.

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Pictured (from left) are Irene Rummelhoff, First Minister Nicola Sturgeon  and Terje Soviknes.

Production begins at offshore wind farm

Hywind Scotland, the first floating wind farm in the world, has started to deliver electricity to the Scottish grid.

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Cameras are located 5-7km apart, with 15 cameras operating in each direction

A90 average speed cameras set to go live

The A90 Average Speed Camera (ASC) system between Dundee and Stonehaven will go live on Tuesday, October 31.

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Brenda and Jim Ritchie outside the Merchant Street studio

Georgia to focus on photography studio

A Peterhead photographer has given up his town centre studio after 30 years but he has left it in the hands of a newly qualified photographer.

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SBP managing director, John Hannah (left), with Graham Alexander,

SBP bolsters senior management team in Aberdeen

A leading North-east accountancy firm has made a key senior management appointment in Aberdeen as it continues to experience significant growth.

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Shop owner Brenda Campbell with one of her new employees Naomi Ashton

New shop provides job boost for Toon

A recently opened business in Peterhead is celebrating after successfully securing employment for three members of staff.

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This year's event at Thainstone marks the 25th anniversary of the event which is firmly established as one of the major winter livestock events in the UK.

Schedules out for Aberdeen Christmas Classic

Entry forms and schedules are now out for the Aberdeen Christmas Classic which takes place at Thainstone Centre, Inverurie, on Monday, November 27, and Tuesday, November 28.

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The two MGO tanks, which hold a combined total of 3000m3of fuel, are now operational

NorSea Group fueling the future in Peterhead

NorSea Group UK (Ltd) has completed Phase I of its multi-million pound investment at its Shore Base within Peterhead Port with the opening of a new custom-built Marine Gas Oil (MGO) facility on Smith Quay.

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Both ACE Winches and Balmoral Group have extensive experience of opening up new markets

Ace Winches looks to the future after positive performance

Leading global deck machinery specialist, ACE Winches, has announced its consolidated results for the 12 months ending October 31, 2016.

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The Harbour Spring Lodge in Peterhead

New lodge set to open in Peterhead

The countdown to Peterhead’s brand new £1million lodge has begun with the final touches being put to the Harbour Spring.

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Donna joins SBP as senior accountant

Donna joins SBP as senior accountant

SBP accountants and business advisers, headquartered in Aberdeen and with offices in Peterhead, Fraserburgh and Banff, has recruited Donna Sim as a senior accountant, in charge of the company’s Business Services departments.

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Happy Peterhead business owners after the vote is returned in favour of the BID

Businesses vote yes for BID

Peterhead businesses have voted in favour of creating a business improvement district in the town.

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George Forman of Prime Seafoods based in Fraserburgh.

Broch firm lands £1m contract with Aldi

A Fraserburgh firm has landed a new £1 million contract to supply all 75 ALDI stores in Scotland with MSC-certified fresh Scottish cod and haddock over the next 12 months.

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The Millennium Leisure gym in Peterhead

Peterhead gym in administration

The company behind Peterhead’s Millennium Leisure gym has been placed in administration.

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Banffshire and Buchan Coast MSP Stewart Stevenson

MSP welcomes start of feasibility work at St Fergus

A feasibility study in to a Carbon Capture and Storage (CCS) project at St Fergus has started, almost two years since £1billion of investment at Peterhead Power Station was pulled by the UK Government.

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