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Fly Tipping

There's a lot of fly tipping going on around Oldmeldrum. These photos were taken over the last few days; all close to the town. Maybe you recognise your stuff? If you paid a contractor to remove it and they just dumped it please report it. This behaviour is illegal and distracts council staff from other duties. Often the material is…
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Free digital newspapers and magazines from Aberdeenshire libraries

Running out of reading material? Did you know that you can access thousands of digital publications online for free through Aberdeenshire Libraries digital platform. Including local and national newspapers, ebooks, audio books magazines and more. And you can sign up, for free, online. Step 1 - Joining the Digital Library(If you already have a membership number and pin number skip…
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Outdoor Access during COVID19

Quite a long post on Outdoor Access during COVID19, including information from the Scottish Government, NFUS and Aberdeenshire Council During the present situation many more of us are walking and cycling around Oldmeldrum and out into the local countryside as we take our daily exercise. It's worth remembering that it's lambing time and bird nesting season. Spring sowing is going…
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Oldmeldrum.org

is a community website run on behalf of the Community Council. We have made a few changes to the site recently to try to help the community to find help and resources during this difficult time. At the top of the site there are some new menu links. You will find information about shops and services revised opening times, links…
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Keeping up to date

Aberdeenshire Council provides a media roundup of the latest council and national news affecting our communities during COVID-19. Here is a link to the page with today's and previous days briefings. Aberdeenshire Media RoundupThere's also a link on the menu at the top of this site so you can find it again easily once facebook has forgotten it. :-)
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Some changes to the site

Information about essential local businesses and services during COVID-19. There have been numerous changes to opening times and services available from our local businesses. Much of the information about this is being shared on facebook. However, some people don't use facebook and the posts quickly slip down the "wall". So we've made some changes to the website layout today to…
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Foodbank, free school meals, CAS, etc.

Aberdeenshire Council - Arrangements for free school meals for those in need Families eligible to receive free school meals – not those offered universally in P1-3 – are to receive a payment to cover the cost of these (£ per child per week) directly from Monday, 30th March 2020. Payments will be sent in four-weekly instalments during term time. The…
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