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School marks 40th anniversary

Pitfour School in Mintlaw celebrated its 40th anniversary earlier this month.

Education
Linda Jackson of The Hame Bakery with Carol Smillie

Hame Bakery has its eyes on the pies at award ceremony

The Hame Bakery in Peterhead is celebrating after winning two prizes at the recent World Championship Scotch Pie Awards.

Business
Newlyweds at Pittodrie, the home of Aberdeen Football Club

Say ‘I Do’ in style at Pittodrie

A complimentary fizz reception is being offered to anyone booking an engagement party, or wedding, at the home of Aberdeen Football Club.

News
Aberdeen Royal Infirmary

Anchor Unit to host recruitment event

The main unit serving oncology and haematology patients throughout the North East of Scotland is holding a recruitment day this weekend.

Business
Sophie Ewen

Girls’ nights to encourage more females into energy sector

Two free evening events will be held in Aberdeen next week in a bid to encourage more young women into the oil and gas industry and dispel the myths which may be holding them back.

Business
Specialist search officers with assistance from Police Scotland's dog unit will be carrying out a search along the old railway line from Fraserburgh to Strichen

Searches continue for missing 90-year-old

Searches are continuing today to help trace 90-year-old William Ritchie, who has been reported missing from his home at Fraserburgh.

Crime
Mr Ritchie - known as Bill - was reported missing by a neighbour in the West Road area of the town on Sunday January 12

Appeal to trace movements of Bill during past week

Officers carrying out searches to trace missing person William Ritchie are appealing to anyone who has seen the 90-year-old in the last week to come forward as enquiries continue to establish his whereabouts.

Crime
Police have charged a 15-year-old boy over the alleged disorder

Appeal for witnesses after Peterhead theft

Officers are appealing for information following a theft by housebreaking in the Buchan Terrace area of Peterhead.

Crime
Asda Community Champion Keely Long and store manager Grant McHardy present the money to Age Peterhead

£15k Asda Foundation grant for Toon group

Age Peterhead is celebrating after receiving a fantastic £15,000 grant from the Asda Foundation.

News
Former Buchanie editor Ken Duncan will spearhead five-year business improvement plan

Ken takes the helm at town’s BID

Rediscover Peterhead has appointed its manager to spearhead a five-year business improvement plan.

Business
Water from the broken pipe is contaminated with clay and soil and unfit for use at the orphanage.

Urgent plea for funding to help heat Moldovan orphanage

A Peterhead-based charity is desperately trying to raise funds to provide heating to its Moldovan orphanage.

News
The DFS store in Peterhead town centre

DFS shop to close its doors

A Peterhead shop will close its doors for the final time after 20 years in mid-May.

Business
Dance success in Disneyland

Dance success in Disneyland

Dancers of the Lawrence Dance Academy have had a successful time performing at Disneyland in both Florida and Paris.

News
The flats on the former Kirkburn Mill site will be demolished shortly

ALDI work on Kirkburn Mill site to get underway

Supermarket giant Aldi has confirmed that work is finally due to begin on the former Kirkburn Mill site this week.

Business
Stop being a stick in the mud...and get down and dirty in it when Tough Mudder returns to Drumlanrig Castle on June 16 and June 17 this year. (Pic: Robert Perry)

Make Scottish charities your New Year resolution

Losing weight, getting in shape, finally packing in the fags. All very worthwhile resolutions to make and keep this year.

Lifestyle
SCOTTISH LEAGUE 2 
PETERHEAD V STIRLING ALBION
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PETERHEAD'S SIMON FERRY GETS AWAY FROM WILLIAM  ROBERTSON

“Best three points of the season” says boss McInally

Peterhead manager Jim McInally was in high spirits after Saturday’s 4-3 win over Stirling Albion at Balmoor.

Football
SCOTTISH LEAGUE 2 
PETERHEAD V STIRLING ALBION
(DUNCAN BROWN)

PETERHEAD'S RORY MCALLISTER MAKES IT TWO AND MAKES A HEART SHAPE FOR HIS SON WHO IS RECOVERING FROM A SERIOUS ILLNESS

Rory aiming for a century of goals

Rory McAllister has his sights set on becoming the SPFL’s first centurion and shooting Peterhead straight back up to Ladbrokes League One.

Football
Cllr Fakley with the new dual bins

Councillor hits out at dog mess

A local councillor has called on dog owners to be more responsible, after noting the increasing amount of dog faeces in a Buchan village.

News
Searches have been and continue to be carried out in the Fraserburgh area today

Search continues for missing Fraserburgh man

Police Scotland is continuing to appeal for information to help trace 90-year-old William Ritchie, who has been reported missing from his home in the Fraserburgh area.

Crime
William was last seen about 12 noonhon Friday, January 12

Police appeal to trace missing man

Police Scotland is appealing for information to trace a William Ritchie, who is aged 90 and has been reported missing from the Fraserburgh area.
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