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Petanque Official Opening – 27 April 2019

NOTICE MAIG are pleased to announce that the inauguration of the Meldrum Petanque and Croquet club will be officiated over by Councillor Andrew Hassan on Saturday 27 April at AM. The site of this new public sports facility is located adjacent to Meldrum Golf club’s practice range. We cordially welcome all who are interested in participating in this new facility to attend the opening ceremony. Car owners are requested to park at the public car parking at the church. Light…
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ADD TO THE HISTORY OF BREWING – OLD MELDRUM

These two labels carry the name R. M. Cruickshank as the bottler of the ales.  Both are amongst Scotlands top brewers in their time.  yet little or nothing is known of why Oldmeldrum is the source for the bottling and labeling of beers brewed in Edinburgh and Falkirk. Any people in Old Meldrum know?  Please contact: Paul Johnston (
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MELDRUM MODEL CLUB – official start – 5 MAY 2018

Meldrum Model Club official start date is 5th of May 2018 at the church hall from hrs to hrs every Saturday. Names are now being taken by messaging STEVE GORDON for kids between 10 years to 14 year olds. Max number for the club will be set at 14 and fees set at £3 per session. A start up fee of £10 to cover first starter kit (Airfix Spitfire) is required. More details to follow - A Facebook Meldrum Model…
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Four youths charged in relation to disturbance in Oldmeldrum

Published 11:30 - 2nd Feb 2018 Three youths aged 15 and a youth aged 16 have been charged in relation to a disturbance in the Market Square area of Oldmeldrum. Police were called to the area at around on Tuesday, 30 January, following reports of youths fighting. The male youths will be reported to the Youth Justice Management Unit. Community Policing Inspector Nick Thom said: "Anti-social behaviour and violence of any type will not be tolerated. A 15 year old…
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TOMORROW – THE FILM. THIS THURS 12 OCT 2017 – FREE SCREENING

We would like to invite you to a FREE screening of the award winning documentary – Tomorrow/Demain.  THURSDAY 12th OCTOBER AT MELDRUM ACADEMY – 6:45 pm This documentary is a hugely positive, affirming and inspirational film exploring community led creative solutions to the challenges we face in this modern world around food, energy, transport, economics and education. It has been described as the perfect antidote to the current sense of global despondency and we are really excited to be bringing…
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FAIR TRADE ANNUAL SALE – BONNYTON, PITMEDDEN 8 TO 12 NOV 2107

The wonderful sale of all things Fairtrade from Traidcraft, Zaytoun, Equal Exchange, Clipper and many more. All at Bonnyton Farmouse, at the end of Bonnyton Road, Pitmedden. Come and get gifts and essentials, clothing and foodie treats. Always coffee/tea and cakes & lunchtime soup available.
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UPDATE ON NEW OLDMELDRUM CO-OP

Oldmeldrum's new CO-OP is nearing completion.  The Co-op store has its own Facebook page. For those reading this on the web who avoid Facebook, here is an update from the new manager, Adam. Click on the video below.  For other updates, see their Facebook Page at You can join the Co-op as well.  You receive a dividend, and get discount offers and importantly, you vote to what happens with the Co-ops community funds which benefit our community and charities. Join…
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