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Aberdeenshire Council seeks views around new Shared Prosperity Fund

An online consultation has been launched seeking views from a wide range of stakeholderson how best to target Aberdeenshire’s allocation from the UK Government’s Shared Prosperity Fund. More than £8 million will be made available to the area over a three-year period to build pride in place and increase life chances. Link to survey To access this funding, an investment plan is to be submitted to the UK Government in August which will identify priorities to focus the funding to…
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Newbarns Housing consultation presentation.

Newbarns development. Drop in sessions Tues 21st June 3pm - 5pm. Sports Pavilion Oldmeldrum pleasure park. Kirkwood Homes will be hosting an in person drop in event on June 21 from 3pm-7pm at the Sports Pavilion at Meldrum Pleasure Park in the town where exhibition boards will be on display and members of the project team will also be on hand to answer questions that members of the local community may have. Aberdeenshire based housing developer, Kirkwood Homes Ltd, has…
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Meldrum Sports – Sat 18th June

Meldrum Sports - Sat 18th June The 92nd anniversary Oldmeldrum Sports and Highland Games will be officially opened at on Saturday 18th June 2022 by Jim Brown MBE. Jim is a past president of the Royal Scottish Highland Games Association and current chair of the Grampian Highland Games Association. Jim competed in the heavy events on the Highland Games circuit a few years ago. We will have the traditional heavy events including the "Morris's Hotel British Caber Championship". Light events,…
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Defibrillator training

Our next set of dates for defibrillator and CPR training are available to book Monday 23rd MayMonday 30th MayMonday 6th June  Time 7pm - 9pm, New sports pavilion, Meldrum Pleasure Park The training is free for anyone to attendPlease either pm our page with the date you would like and how many spaces you need or email our secretary
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Litter pick with MAIG, Brownies and Guides

In keeping with MAIG’s work in enhancing the town with our floral displays, it is important that the town is really kept clean with no litter disfiguring the streets and green spaces. MAIG, in partnership with the Oldmeldrum Brownies & Guides, have organised a community litter pick for 10 am on SUNDAY 22nd May Volunteers are requested to meet at the Meadows Veterinary Centre on Station Road at 10 Where you will be given litter pickers, and plastic bags and…
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Lighting the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee Beacon

At on Thursday 2nd June join the members of the Meldrum, Bourtie & Daviot Community Council at the Whin Road to watch the official lighting of the beacon to signify the beginning of the Queen’s platinum Jubilee weekend of celebrations. Thousands of Community Beacons will be lit by communities, charities and different groups throughout the regions of the UK, Channel Islands, Isle of Man and UK Overseas Territories.
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Meldrum Day – Sat 23rd April 9.30am – 12.00

Meldrum Day is Tomorrow - Saturday 23rd April from - 12pm in Meldrum Square Come along and fins out about many of the voluntary organisations, services and clubs that support our community. Here are the organisations listed to take part so far ;Meldrum Bourtie and Daviot Community Council 2. Meldrum Amenities Improvement Group (MAIG)3. Meldrum Rotary4. Meldrum Paths group5. Meldrum Green Growing Space - allotments7. Aberdeenshire Council recycling department8. Aberdeenshire Council Community learning and development 9. Meldrum foodbank - donate items to…
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Meldrum Day – Sat 23rd April 9.30am – 12.00

Oldmeldrum Community Council are hosting Meldrum Day on Saturday 23rd April from - 12pm in Meldrum Square There are lots of groups and voluntary organisations in and around Oldmeldrum. Join us to meet up with them and find out more about what they do. Do you have green fingers? Maybe MAIG or Meldrum Green Growing Space will be worth visit. Fancy a trial run on an ebike? Oldmeldrum Community Ebikes will be offering trial rides. Maybe you don't fancy pedalling.…
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