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Firefighting fundraisers

Four firefighters from Central Fire Station in Aberdeen are running the New York Marathon for two causes close to their hearts. Crew Manager Graham Smith, Crew Manager Kris Malcolm, Station Manager Andy Buchan and Firefighter Ross Urquhart are all running the race in November to raise funds for The Archie Foundation and The Firefighters Charity.…

True North: The no wellies required music festival

September sees the return of True North, the music festival in the heart of the city. This year’s event runs from 20-23 September and offers the chance to see some amazing musicians and great bands. Better yet, you can do so without the hassle of heading to a field in the middle of nowhere, eating…

Sessions is back for 2018!

After a massively successful inaugural festival, Sessions Beer and Gin festival is back for 2018! Sessions will take place at the same location -Hazlehead Park – over three days: Friday 3 August, Saturday 4 August with a Family Fun Day on Sunday 5 August. We’ve already got some of your favourite bands lined up, including…

Messing about in boats

There’s the opportunity to admire vessels of all types in the harbour, and it’s fun to work out which boat is winning in a series of races over the weekend, but there’s also a raft of landside activities to enjoy. It’s the engaging mix of freshly cooked fish and seafood treats, drinks, craft demonstrations and…

Charity Ball

BMI Albyn Hospital have celebrated another successful year with their first charity ball. The evening was attended by the Chief Executive, Karen Prins, consultants, staff and friends of the hospital who joined together to celebrate the hospital’s achievements. The hospital was recently awarded excellent grades by Healthcare Improvement Scotland during an unannounced inspection earlier this…

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