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  • Questionnaire on memorial for people affected by past practices at Aberdeen Crematorium

    Questionnaire on memorial for people affected by past practices at Aberdeen Crematorium

    We are asking people affected by past practices at Aberdeen Crematorium what they would like for the permanent memorial. Share your views using the online questionnaire by 4 February.
    The information gained from the meetings being held, and the paper and online questionnaires, will form the next stages of constructing the permanent memorial.

  • 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.

  • Public Vote for a

    Public Vote for a "Hall of Heroes" visitor attraction at Provost Skene's House.

    As part of the City Centre Masterplan, Provost Skene’s House in Aberdeen is to become a new visitor attraction; a Hall of Heroes celebrating local people who transformed the world.
    A public vote for a “Hall of Heroes” runs until February 12.
    Cast your vote in the Online Poll

  • 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

Celebrate the Year of History, Heritage and Archaeology with Aberdeen City Libraries

Mon, 23 Jan 2017

To celebrate the Year of History, Heritage and Archaeology, Aberdeen City Libraries will host a series of events, which will explore the link between Scotland’s history and literature.

Transforming our world: line-up for Provost Skene’s House revealed

Mon, 23 Jan 2017

From Nobel-winning scientists to stars of the stage to sporting champions – a dazzling array of talent will be celebrated at a new Aberdeen visitor attraction.

Council advises alternatives as Scotstown Household Waste Recycling Centre closes temporarily for upgrade works

Fri, 20 Jan 2017

Aberdeen City Council has today (20 January) advised users of the Scotstown Road Household Waste Recycling Centre to use the city’s four other centres from Monday 23 January until 5.30am until Thursday 2 February to allow resurfacing work to complete.

Follow up report sees school make key improvements

Fri, 20 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).

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Decommissioning Cycle

Decommissioning Cycle

On 23 Jan 2017

SUT+ and the University of Aberdeen, would like to extend an invite to an Evening on The Decommissioning Cycle, to be held Mon 23rd Jan in the Fraser Noble Building at the University of Aberdeen at 18:00.

Graphic novels with Metaphrog

Graphic novels with Metaphrog

On 23 Jan 2017

Join Aberdeen City Libraries for a creative session with award-winning graphic novelists Metaphrog, as they share tips and techniques on how to create your own graphic novels and characters.

Aberdonians in early Bolivian Industry: the Penny and Duncan Mining Company

Aberdonians in early Bolivian Industry: the Penny and Duncan Mining Company

On 24 Jan 2017

Evening Lecture by University of Aberdeen Museums

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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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Child Protection is Everyone's Responsibility

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

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