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Street piano tour to hit the right notes in Aberdeen

A classically trained pianist will share her skills in the Granite City this weekend at the start of a week-long street piano tour to celebrate a popular music project.

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From left: Freya Brown, Anna Wardrop and Adam Khairi are encouraging other youngsters to sign up for the Great Scottish Run.

Young ones step out for Great Scottish Run

Youngsters Freya Brown, Anna Wardrop and Adam Khairi are urging others to join them at this year’s Bank of Scotland Great Scottish Run.

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Both men are natives of Buchan.

Kirrie the Fit? first CD

‘Kirrie the Fit?’ - alias Allan Thomson and Bob Wallace  - have just released their first CD of hilarious Buchan Doric sketches and poems.

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Martin Danziger with some of the youngsters pictured at the opening of Peterhead Scottish Week.

CircoModo kicks-off new season

CircoModo sessions will start again the week beginning August 28 in Peterhead, Mintlaw and Fraserburgh.

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The addition of two new baby meerkats has helped grow visitor numbers at Pet's Corner at Hazlehead Park.

Record numbers at Pets’ Corner

The popular Pets’ Corner in Hazlehead Park in Aberdeen has recorded its highest visitor numbers after a £750,000 renovation and two new baby meerkat residents were introduced to the facility.

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The event promises a free, fun-packed afternoon of entertainment for all the family

Popular event to return to Broch

Celebrating the Difference will return to Fraserburgh on Saturday, September 16.

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The event will be held at Ardlethen Farm,

James Jamieson hosts Scottish Clay Pigeon Shoots

Long-term supporters of Friends of ANCHOR, James Jamieson Construction, hosts their third, annual, clay pigeon shoot this weekend.

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Erin grew up performing in shows with Peterhead Pantomime Group and Aberdeen Youth Music Theatre

Peterhead’s Erin performs at Fringe

A talented young performer from Peterhead is currently making her professional debut in a popular musical at the world’s largest arts festival.

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Melvin Benn launching his ReBalance plans with Lande Hekt from punk rock band Muncie Girls, PRS Foundation chief executive Vanessa Reed and Lucy Wood, also from Festival Republic.

VIDEO: Festival boss launches ReBalance scheme to get more girls into music industry

Girl power got a helping hand today when one of the world's biggest music promoters launched an initiative in to encourage more female UK led bands, solo acts and sound engineers.

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Attendees will also hear from  current residents at Sunnybrae and Benaiah  the organisations female addiction recovery home near Mintlaw

Teen Challenge to hold Sunnybrae summer party

Addiction recovery charity Teen Challenge North East Scotland is inviting local people to its annual Open Day later this month.

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Entry is free but donations are always welcome.

Maud Railway Museum open this weekend

Maud Railway Museum sees its next open weekend on Saturday/Sunday, August 12 and 13,  and will then open on the second weekend of each month until October.

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VisitAberdeenshire will take a starring role in the world of sport at this weeks  Northern Ireland Open (from August 10-13) as a headline sponsor.

VisitAberdeenshire puts north-east golf on the map

VisitAberdeenshire will take a starring role in the world of sport at this week’s Northern Ireland Open as a headline sponsor.

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Martin Danziger with Steven Rae at Encounter in Peterhead's Drummers Corner.

Encounter welcomes first artist in residence

Peterhead's Encounter community hub is hosting its first artist in residence: the talented young Steven Rae.

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Aberdeen Royal Infirmary circa 1870

Historian to discuss work

A retired teacher and accomplished oral historian will next week discuss his work as part of the city library’s ongoing 125th anniversary celebrations.

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The programme is specially designed for people with little or no dance experience and who are affected by Parkinsons

Free Dance for Parkinsons classes

People with Parkinson’s, their friends, families and carers can now book their place on the award-winning Dance for Parkinson’s programme starting in Aberdeen later this month at His Majesty’s Theatre.

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We'd love to share your memories of meeting The Duke of Edinburgh.

Have you ever met The Duke of Edinburgh?

The Duke of Edinburgh carried out his final public engagement this week and we want to know if any of our Facebook friends have ever met him?

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Tom Devine has nominated the door of Iona Abbey through which he led his daughter on her wedding day. Pic: Robert Perry/TSPL.

Nominate your favourite Scottish door!

As part of its 50th anniversary celebrations, the Scottish Civic Trust is inviting everyone from celebrities to members of the public to nominate their favourite Scottish door.

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Porter's Gin in Aberdeenshire was one of the award winners.

Aberdeenshire gin producers scoop prestigious awards

Gin produced in the North-east of Scotland in Aberdeenshire has been recognised as the best in the world at the recent International Wine and Spirit Competition.

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Comedian Justin Moorhouse will hold his show at NOX nightclub

New venues sign up for Aberdeen Comedy Festival

Organisers of Aberdeen Comedy Festival have signed up several new venues across the city centre as they announce a new and improved format for this year.

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The Severn class lifeboat is blurred  little more than an orange blob in the background - but to a trained eye, quite distinguishable.

Lifeboatman spots modern lifeboat ‘photobombing’ blockbuster Dunkirk movie

An eagle-eyed Aberdeen lifeboatman has spotted a modern Severn class lifeboat in the background of a sequence in this summer’s blockbuster movie, “Dunkirk”

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