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Aberdeen opticians welcome homeless for free glasses event

AN ABERDEEN opticians held a special festive event to help the homeless last week providing eye tests, glasses, food and drink. Staff at Specsavers in Union Street volunteered to set aside their evening to welcome some of the city’s most...

Kate Stott wins Scottish Business Woman of the Year

SCOTTISH entrepreneur and mother of three, Kate Stott, has been awarded Scottish Business Woman of the Year at the National Business Women Awards. Kate Stott was recognised for her business acumen in launching the new BeautyBooker app, a business building...

Bancon Developments celebrate Christmas early with the help of Aberdeen School Choirs

PUPILS from two Aberdeen school choirs have helped to spread Christmas cheer at Bancon Homes’ city developments, Kinion Place and The Roses at Eden. The North-east housebuilder hosted festive celebrations with mince pies and hot chocolate at each development’s show...

Chair of DYW North East appointed as Visiting Professor at RGU

THE chair of Developing the Young Workforce North East has been appointed as a Visiting Professor at Robert Gordon University (RGU). Steve Petrie, who is business improvement lead for Balfour Beatty in addition to his role with DYW North East,...

Aberdeen FC leads the field with innovative new ticketing product

ABERDEEN FC has been announced as a launch customer for a brand new open distribution ticketing product, never before seen in the UK. The innovative new ticketing product, launched by the Scottish Premiership team's ticketing platform SeatGeek, will allow Aberdeen...

Charity Ball Raises Incredible Six-Figure Sum for Big Build Project

LOCAL children's charity Charlie House welcomed almost 500 people to its black-tie 'Big Build Ball' at the P&J Live last Friday to raise funds for its Big Build Appeal. The Winter Wonderland-themed event made over £147,000 profit, which included a...

Charity announces campaign to raise £150,000

A NORTH-east Charity, Gravitate North East, this week announced their ambitions fundraising plans for 2020. They aim to raise £150,000 to fund the pre-construction phase of a project that will create a community mountain bike and adventure park in Durris...

Gibbs Menswear Cuts the Cloth at Society Awards

AN INDEPENDENT gentleman's outfitter is celebrating being crowned the winner of the 'Fashion Award of The Year' at the Evening Express Society Awards Ceremony. The glittering event, which took place last month at the Sandman Signature Hotel in the city...

People and place to remain the focus for 2020/21 budget

ABERDEEN City Council is to continue to put people at the heart of its spending plans as it seeks to address an estimated £38 million shortfall in 2020/21. A report for the Council’s City Growth and Resources Committee forecast running...

Leading Malawi Innovator Shares Story

THANKS TO links with the Scotland-Malawi Partnership and the Montgomery Development Education Centre (MDEC) in Aberdeen, International School Aberdeen (ISA) welcomed renowned innovator and author William Kamkwamba to the school today. William hit the headlines in his home country in...
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