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  • Aberdeen City Region Deal

    Aberdeen City Region Deal

    Civic leaders and the business community have welcomed an announcement that both UK and Scottish Governments have agreed the terms of a deal investing in the north-east's future.

  • Afternoon Tea

    Afternoon Tea at the Beach Ballroom

    Treat yourself to an indulgent Afternoon Tea at the Beach Ballroom. Now taking bookings for June and July.

  • Text Message Scam

    Text Message Scam

    Aberdeen City Council has been made aware of a scam involving text messages. The messages claim to be from the Council and ask recipients to follow a link where they can apply for a council tax refund. The Council does not send out text messages of this nature and anyone receiving one should contact the Council on 0845 6080922 or Police Scotland on 101.

  • Station Gateway

    Shaping Aberdeen City Centre Masterplan - Station Gateway

    We want your views on how we can improve for both residents and visitors to Aberdeen their arrival in to city.

  • SPECTRA Festival of Light

    SPECTRA Festival of Light 11 14 February 2016

    This year we are celebrating the 2016 Scottish Year of Innovation, Architecture and Design through this year's theme 'Spark of Inspiration'. The Festival has grown from its home in Union Terrace Gardens to incorporate additional city centre sites including St Nicholas Kirkyard, Marischal College and Seventeen (Belmont St), and will feature major public realm and gallery installations alongside new experimental works from the creative community.

  • Aberdeen Art Gallery redevelopment -Inspiring Art and Music

    Aberdeen Art Gallery redevelopment - Inspiring Art and Music

    Find out more about the 30million redevelopment project, which will see the transformation of Aberdeen Art Gallery, Cowdray Hall and Remembrance Hall into a modern centre for art and music.

Council News

Work to start on flooding scheme

10 February 2016

Work is starting next week on a 140,000 Aberdeen City Council scheme to alleviate flood risk in a city community.

Union Terrace Gardens closed for SPECTRA set up

08 February 2016

Union Terrace Gardens will be partially closed at the beginning of February to welcome Spectra, Aberdeen's Festival of Light to the city.

Bus shelters being replaced

04 February 2016

A total of 15 bus shelters are being replaced around Aberdeen this month (Feb) using funds from the Bus Lane Enforcement surplus fund.

Volunteers needed for more gorse clearing

03 February 2016

Aberdeen City Council Ranger Service is holding the second Volunteer Workday of the year on Saturday (Feb 6) to clear gorse at Scotstown Moor Local Nature Reserve.

Bridge of Don Academy to reopen tomorrow

02 February 2016

Bridge of Don Academy, Braehead Way, Aberdeen will reopen to pupils and staff tomorrow (Wed 03 Feb).

Road closed

02 February 2016

  Aberdeen City Council has closed both ways of the C89c Chapel of Stoneywood from its junction with the A96 to Forrit Brae section of road due to deterioration caused by the recent bad weather and heavy vehicles working on the AWPR.

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Crafts workshop: Introduction to earring making

Crafts workshop: Introduction to earring making

On 11 Feb 2016

This is a great introduction to making earrings, from dangles and cute little studs to gypsy style hooped charm earrings.

University of Aberdeen Percussion Ensemble

University of Aberdeen Percussion Ensemble

On 11 Feb 2016

Annual Percussion Ensemble concert gives the opportunity to hear a wide variety of contemporary works for percussion.

Composting on a National Scale

Composting on a National Scale

On 11 Feb 2016

Rachael Reid, environmental and compliance officer at Keenan Recycling Ltd, talks about scaling up the natural processes of composting to deliver an organics recycling service for Scotland.

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The list allows you to view all current planning applications and those that are currently undetermined.

Road closures and diversions

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Road closures may be required for local gala events or public gatherings. Alternative traffic routes are identified for temporary road closures were possible.

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If you are worried about the safety of a child in Aberdeen please call:

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