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Creative Boutique – new to Oldmeldrum – attracts the shoppers.

Katie Maciver has brought her business to the former B's-Knees shop at 2 Urquhart Road, Oldmeldrum, just off the Square. The Shop, called CREATIVE BOUTIQUE  is stuffed full all things in the craze for paper and crafts. Open 10am till 4pm daily over 7 days a week, is already beginning to pull in people from miles around. Not just for the shop but Katie organises classes and workshops. In the vaulted ceiling shop, people can take the classes, browse the merchandise including a huge variety of papers, cards, materials and tools for paper crafts as well as have fine coffee, tea and baking. For more information and contact the shop on: The shop is part of Elgin based Creative Flourish…
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Deaths – HARRISON

HARRISON Regretfully, Shirley Harrison, aged 65, late of New Craig Farm Oldmeldrum and of Cattie Knowes, Daviot, beloved daughter of John Hoof and the late Stevie Hoof, died on Friday, July 27, 2012. Funeral service in Daviot Parish Church, on Monday, August 6, at 12 noon, followed by a committal service at Aberdeen Crematorium, East Chapel on Tuesday, August 7, at , to which all friends are respectfully invited. Enquiries to Eric P. Massie Funeral Services Ltd. 01467 621368.
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15 Sept 2012 – PHIL CUNNINGHAM AND ALY BAIN Concert

CELEBRATED Scottish musicians Phil Cunningham and Aly Bain will be showing off their mercurial talents in Oldmeldrum in September 2012. The duo will appear at Oldmeldrum Academy on Saturday 15 September in a concert organised by the Meldrum Academy  Parent Council as part of the school’s 10th Anniversary celebrations. This intimate concert will give you the opportunity to understand the talent that has earned them the title of “Simply the best traditional musicians you are ever likely to hear”. Tickets @ £15 will sell-out fast, so order early. Phil & Aly Concert – Order Form
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Aberdeen International Youth Festival – Tarves Concert – 1st August

The 40th Aberdeen International Youth Festival, like previous years have traditionally had concert opportunities in Aberdeenshire for the visiting music groups.  The Melvin Hall at Tarves, Nr Oldmeldrum will be hosting the Tsukuba West Symphonia from Japan.  Wednesday August 1st. The quality of the performances have always been exceptional and are regularly oversubscribed.  Please do phone to reserve your tickets. Click on the poster to enlarge.
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FORMARTINE UTD – SEASON TICKETS NOW ON SALE

Ticket Prices Section Adult Concession Under 12's Per Match Prices Ground / Stand £ £ £ Executive £ £ N/A Full Season Ticket Prices Ground / Stand £ £ £ Executive Lounge £ £ N/A Apply Today Download the attached application form by clicking on the pdf icon below and send it along with a cheque for the correct value to:Formartine United FC Tillygonnie, Riverside Road, Methlick, Aberdeenshire, AB41 7HN. Note: Cheques should be made out to Formartine United FC. Download season ticket application form OPEN DAY: Saturday 11th August (10am-12noon)
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Udny and Pitmedden Flower Show – 4th August

Gardeners and crafters - why not try your hand at one of the local flower shows - good fun.  Download a copy and see what flowers, plants produce and crafts are up for competition at Udny and Pitmedden nr Oldmeldrum. Udny and Pitmedden Flower Show –  4th August Click on the image to download a copy of the Udny and Pitmedden Flower show schedule and entry form for Saturday 4th August 2012
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VISIT TO HADDO HYDRO SCHEME AND BIOMASS ENERGY PROJECT

Aberdeenshire Environmental Forum FREE visit to small scale Hydro scheme and Biomass Project on Haddo Estate, Methlick On Wednesday 18 July 2012, Aberdeenshire Environmental Forum are organising a visit to the small scale Hydro Scheme and Biomass Boiler project in operation at Haddo Estate. The visit is open to anyone interested in seeing and learning more about these renewable energy schemes, staff from Haddo Estate have kindly agree to lead, and provide information during, the visit. The Hydro Scheme produces up to 16 kilowatts of power and utilising an Archimedean Screw generator. The biomass project utilises wood chips from timber grown on Haddo Estate and provides heating and hot water for 22 affordable houses and, very shortly, the local primary…
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Three car crash near Inverurie

AN accident involving three cars occurred near Inverurie last week causing tailbacks on the B9170 Oldmeldrum to Inverurie Road. All three cars careered off the road between Uryside Farm and the junction leading to Lethenty at about last Thursday (July 5). A black Corsa, A green Fiesta and a Vauxhall Agila all sustained extensive damage. MORE from the Inverurie Herald Published on Thursday 12 July 2012 16:36  (Picture by Susan Brown)
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