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  • *** Applications for Nursery and Primary 1 Enrolment 2017/18 ***

    *** Applications for Nursery and Primary 1 Enrolment 2017/18 ***

    If your child is eligible for Nursery or Primary 1 for 2017/18 then please go along to your local school between the 11th and 20th of January with proof of address and date of birth to apply.
    Select the links above for further details.

  • Spectra, Aberdeen’s Festival of Light

    Spectra, Aberdeen’s Festival of Light

    Running for four nights between the 9th– 12th February 2017 SPECTRA, Aberdeen’s stunning Festival of Light, will return to celebrate the Scottish Year of History, Heritage and Archaeology exploring Aberdeen’s past through this year’s theme “A New Light”.
    Bringing together leading international artists with established Scottish collaborators the festival will deliver a four day light spectacular to once again light up Aberdeen.

  • Great News for the Transformation of Aberdeen Art Gallery with a £1.5million donation.

    Great News for the Transformation of Aberdeen Art Gallery with a £1.5million donation.

    The Inspiring Art and Music £30million redevelopment has been given the cash injection by HM Treasury to support the renovation of the Remembrance Hall.
    Find out more here and how you can play a role in supporting the transformation of some of the city’s most important buildings.

  • Tell us how you feel about safety in your community

    Tell us how you feel about safety in your community

    Aberdeen City’s Community Safety Partnership would like to understand how you feel and what is important to you about safety in your community. Please take the time to answer 4 questions and help us to determine priorities for local communities.

  • Your new bus pass: Start using it now!

    New Bus Pass; Have you got yours? If not, you need to get in touch now.

    Over the past few weeks, new bus passes have been issued to over 43,000 people in Aberdeen. If you’ve not received a new card yet you need to get in touch now as the existing cards will not be accepted on buses from 1st February 2017 – even if the expiry date is after this date. Click on the above link for more details.

  • Successful bond issue raises £370million

    Successful bond issue raises £370million

    Aberdeen City Council has become the first local authority in Scotland to raise finance on the capital markets as it prepares for the next stage of an ambitious capital programme.

Council News

Follow up report sees school make key improvements

Tue, 17 Jan 2017

An Aberdeen primary school has made good progress since an Education Scotland inspection report identified three key areas for improvement, it has been announced today (Tuesday 17 January 2017).

Local artists join SPECTRA 2017 line-up

Tue, 17 Jan 2017

Scottish artists have been given the opportunity to join the line-up for SPECTRA 2017, Aberdeen’s festival of light.

Kaimhill School serves up a new Breakfast Club for pupils

Tue, 17 Jan 2017

Kaimhill School today (Tuesday 17 January) teamed up with a local charity to launch a new Breakfast Club for pupils.

History and heritage volunteers sought for park

Tue, 17 Jan 2017

Volunteers are being sought for the first time to help bring alive the history and heritage of one of the city’s best-loved parks – in its 135th year.

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Lunchbreak Concert: Lisa Milne (Soprano) and Roger B.Williams (Piano)

Lunchbreak Concert: Lisa Milne (Soprano) and Roger B.Williams (Piano)

On 19 Jan 2017

Music from the Auld Alliance from Scotland and France.

The Life History and Future of the Mountain Hare

The Life History and Future of the Mountain Hare

On 19 Jan 2017

A lecture on the natural history and current conservation status of the mountain hare in Scotland

Round Table Burns Supper

Round Table Burns Supper

On 20 Jan 2017

A Burns Supper held by Aberdeen Round Table in support of the Archway charity.

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