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Oldmeldrum Community E-Bikes

Oldmeldrum Community E-Bikes The ebike hire scheme is back for a limited time only This is the second of our community ebike hire projects to explore the demand and viability of a community based e-bike hire scheme in Oldmeldrum. This time around the hires are longer, at one working week (Mon – Fri) in duration and weekend hires also available, to give you a real flavour of using an ebike in your routine. We have 2 e-bikes available for hire…
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Name that Trike !!

Cycling Without Age - Oldmeldrum We think Oldmeldrum's new trishaw should have a name. We are inviting children 12 years and younger to come up some suggestions, there will be a small prize for the best name as decided by the judging panel.     Post your suggestions on our Facebook page  or send closing date is Saturday 22nd May We are still looking for volunteers to be Pilots and CoPilots for the Trishaw. If you'd like to be involved…
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The Mushroom Trust's primary goal is to support the creation and improvement of greenspaces. The Trust helps to fund projects throughout Scotland.  In recent years, a variety of projects have been funded: improving paths for public access, enabling the commissioning of landscaping designs for long term planting, developing allotments, enriching planting, improving public parks and play areas, and planting community gardens and orchards. If you are interested in applying the website, , has more details.  Adapt and Thrive offers a combination of…
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The following information is provided by Emma and Kate at the Marr Area Partnership You can head over there and sign up for their really useful newsletter The Enabling Neighbourhoods and Communities Fund is a Scottish Government fund worth £500,000 administered by Corra Foundation. Its purpose is to provide small grants to community and voluntary groups across Scotland who are connecting and supporting people within their local community. The Fund aims to specifically reach groups who have strong local relationships and help increase…
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ABERDEENSHIRE COUNCIL ADMINISTERED BUSINESS GRANTS

ABERDEENSHIRE COUNCIL ADMINISTERED BUSINESS GRANTS Aberdeenshire Council Economic Development are aware that many local businesses in Aberdeenshire could be missing out on vital financial support available to them via the Strategic Business Framework Fund – Business Temporary Closure Grant, and the Discretionary Business Fund. The Strategic Framework fund is available to eligible businesses based in Aberdeenshire, if they have been forced to close by law or to significantly change their operations due to Covid19 restrictions. The Business Temporary Closure Grant:£2,000…
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Volunteer Drivers Wanted

Covid vaccinations for the 75 – 79 year old cohort will start very soon with these people being directed to mass vaccination centres across ; Appointments at these centres will run initially 5 days a week (Monday to Friday) with appointment times from 8am to ; Meldrum Bourtie and Daviot Community Council have been asked to find out if there are any volunteers who would be willing to drive people to the Inverurie vaccination centre for their Covid injection. People…
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Vaccination Centres

Vaccination Centres NHS Grampian and Aberdeenshire Health & Social Care Partnership will be operating vaccination centres in Macduff, Fraserburgh, Peterhead, Ellon, Inverurie, Huntly, Alford, Banchory and Stonehaven. The clinics in Huntly and Alford will work in rotation, week and week about. All other clinics will operate every week. In addition, work is ongoing to secure a mobile unit, to take vaccination to some of the most rural communities. Appointments are already being scheduled for all centres and people in the…
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Doors Open Days 2020

DOORS OPEN DAYS 2020 IS GOING DIGITAL12-13 Sept (City) and 19-20 Sept (Shire) Doors Open Days website Explore Scotland from your armchairVirtual tours, webinars, audio trails and more Aberdeen City's Doors Open Days programme takes place on the weekend of 12th and 13th September. Aberdeenshire's Digital Doors Open Days weekend is 19th and 20th September 2020.
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