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Visitors return to Macduff aquarium

Visitors return to Macduff aquarium

Visitors return to Macduff aquarium

28 July 2020

Macduff Marine Aquarium has welcomed back its first visitors after the easing of lockdown restrictions allowed it to reopen.


Deveronvale Community Hub helping the most vulnerable

Deveronvale Community Hub helping the most vulnerable

Deveronvale Community Hub helping the most vulnerable

28 July 2020

A new community hub has been set up in Banff to help people impacted by the coronavirus pandemic.


Missing Banffshire woman found safe

Missing Banffshire woman found safe

Missing Banffshire woman found safe

27 July 2020

Police have confirmed that a woman reported missing from the Banffshire area has been found safe and well.


Men rescued from River Deveron at Bridge of Alvah

Men rescued from River Deveron at Bridge of Alvah

Men rescued from River Deveron at Bridge of Alvah

26 July 2020

Emergency services were called to the Bridge of Alvah on Sunday afternoon after two men got into difficulty in the River Deveron.


Banffshire and Buchan Coast MSP welcomes education funding

Banffshire and Buchan Coast MSP welcomes education funding

Banffshire and Buchan Coast MSP welcomes education funding

24 July 2020

Funding of £50 million for the recruitment of 850 extra teachers and 200 additional support staff has been hailed by MSP Stewart Stevenson.


The Great Tour cycle event makes its way through Banffshire

The Great Tour cycle event makes its way through Banffshire

The Great Tour cycle event makes its way through Banffshire

24 July 2020

A 64-day, 6,700 kilometre awareness and fundraising cycle ride around the British coast has travelled through the Banffshire area.


Macduff aquarium set to welcome back visitors

Macduff aquarium set to welcome back visitors

Macduff aquarium set to welcome back visitors

23 July 2020

Macduff Marine Aquarium will reopen its doors on Tuesday after months of closure due to the lockdown.


Shop local campaign supported by Banff councillor

Shop local campaign supported by Banff councillor

Shop local campaign supported by Banff councillor

22 July 2020

Banff and District councillor Glen Reynolds has given his backing to the campaign which has been launched to shop local.


Boyndie Wind Farm fund will support students

Boyndie Wind Farm fund will support students

Boyndie Wind Farm fund will support students

22 July 2020

Students from Banffshire considering a career in a renewable energy related subject are being invited to apply for financial support.


Banffshire buildings announced as finalists in design awards

Banffshire buildings announced as finalists in design awards

Banffshire buildings announced as finalists in design awards

21 July 2020

Three building projects in the Banffshire area have been named as finalists in the Aberdeenshire Architectural and Landscape Design Awards.


Sound walks introduced for Banffshire communities

Sound walks introduced for Banffshire communities

Sound walks introduced for Banffshire communities

21 July 2020

Unique "sound walks" have been launched for the Banffshire area to encourage people to tune in to the different sounds around them while out walking.


Cornhill castle goes up for sale

Cornhill castle goes up for sale

Cornhill castle goes up for sale

20 July 2020

The Castle of Park situated on the outskirts of Cornhill has been placed on the market with a £1.5 million price tag.


Tasty prize from Portsoy features in Summer Reading Challenge

Tasty prize from Portsoy features in Summer Reading Challenge

Tasty prize from Portsoy features in Summer Reading Challenge

17 July 2020

Aberdeenshire’s Summer Reading Challenge has seen more than 1000 people sign up to it during its first month.


Banff minister takes on walking challenge fundraiser wearing full robes

Banff minister takes on walking challenge fundraiser wearing full robes

Banff minister takes on walking challenge fundraiser wearing full robes

17 July 2020

Banff residents may see the town's Church of Scotland minister walking around the community in full robes as part of a fundraising challenge.


Banff and Moray clubs benefit from Royal Bank RugbyForce cash

Banff and Moray clubs benefit from Royal Bank RugbyForce cash

Banff and Moray clubs benefit from Royal Bank RugbyForce cash

16 July 2020

MORAY and Banff rugby clubs have been awarded funding in this year’s Royal Bank RugbyForce programme.


College's links with north-east secondary schools continue

College's links with north-east secondary schools continue

College's links with north-east secondary schools continue

15 July 2020

North East Scotland College has enrolled more than 1500 young people from across the region in its School Links programme.


Macduff aquarium encourages wearing of reusable masks to reduce plastic waste

Macduff aquarium encourages wearing of reusable masks to reduce plastic waste

Macduff aquarium encourages wearing of reusable masks to reduce plastic waste

14 July 2020

Macduff Marine Aquarium has urged people to consider the environment when choosing their face coverings.


Young Portsoy siblings lead community's lockdown painted stones project

Young Portsoy siblings lead community's lockdown painted stones project

Young Portsoy siblings lead community's lockdown painted stones project

13 July 2020

A painted stones project formed into a snake is to be made into a permanent feature in Portsoy as a reminder of gratitude to local key workers.


King Edward Primary joins Aberdeen FC's education programme

King Edward Primary joins Aberdeen FC's education programme

King Edward Primary joins Aberdeen FC's education programme

10 July 2020

King Edward Primary is one of the latest signings for the Dons as part of the Aberdeen Football Club Community Trust’s partner schools programme.


Award recognition for Banff man after raising more than £20k for cancer charities

Award recognition for Banff man after raising more than £20k for cancer charities

Award recognition for Banff man after raising more than £20k for cancer charities

09 July 2020

A young Banff man has been presented with an accolade after raising more than £20,000 for two cancer charities.


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