Commonwealth Water Polo Championships this week

THOUSANDS SET TO FLOCK TO WORLD CLASS AQUATICS CENTRE FOR COMMONWEALTH LAUNCH EVENT Prior to the public opening on 5 May, Aberdeen Sports Village (ASV) is hosting the third Commonwealth Water Polo Championships at the newly completed £22million, world-class Aquatics Centre this week. The event is sponsored by BP and Waterfly, and supported by Aberdeen More...

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By admin On Monday, February 24th, 2014
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Aberdeen firm fined for health and safety breach

An Aberdeen-based demolition firm has been fined for safety failings after a worker was seriously injured by falling cast iron guttering. Valentin Taljanov, 61, broke his right arm, seven ribs, and a vertebra; punctured More...

By admin On Monday, December 16th, 2013
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Aberdeen Council to reject multi-million offer

Commenting on the report on the BBC that the offer of a £50 million gift by businessman Sir Ian Wood to assist in the redevelopment of Aberdeen city centre – which was on the table until the end of the year to More...

By admin On Tuesday, November 5th, 2013
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Report on policing shows decrease in youth crime

A report on the work of police forces across Scotland before they joined together to form Police Scotland suggests that confidence and satisfaction in police is high, detection rates are up and crime continued to More...

By admin On Sunday, November 3rd, 2013
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Energy Minister raises renewables concern

Minister raises grave concerns in letter to Ed Davey. Scotland’s Energy Minister, Fergus Ewing, has warned that the UK Government’s Electricity Market Reform proposals could undermine Scotland’s renewables More...

By admin On Sunday, November 3rd, 2013
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First Minister arrives in China

  First Minister Alex Salmond will arrive in Beijing today  to convene a 30 company trade delegation focused on increasing trade in the oil and gas and construction sectors and deepening the friendship between More...

By admin On Sunday, November 3rd, 2013
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New government investment in women’s prisons

A range of projects across Scotland are to share in £3 million to help women offenders turn their lives around. Justice Secretary Kenny MacAskill announced the funding ahead of updating Parliament about progress More...

By admin On Monday, October 7th, 2013
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Aberdeen is the next target for ExecSpace

  Emma Little’s booming conference and business accommodation vehicle ExecSpace is announcing a further expansion into Aberdeen by a significant appointment of a new director today. Edinburgh based ExecSpace, More...

By admin On Thursday, March 21st, 2013
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Independence Referendum date set

The First Minister announced in Holyrood today that the date for the referendum on Scottish independence will be 18 September 2014. The pro independence group Yes Scotland were ready and waiting with their placards More...

By admin On Saturday, March 16th, 2013
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Barnardo’s Shoe Appeal begins today

NO BUSINESS LIKE SHOEBUSINESS A-list actress Brenda Blethyn has teamed up with singing icon Dame Shirley Bassey to ask women across Scotland to put their best foot forward for Barnardo’s Shoe Appeal starting Saturday More...