Social inclusion funding: application deadline April 21

voluntaryGroups and agencies who have a project which will help reduce social isolation or encourage inclusion in Garioch are being invited to apply for a share of £25000.

Reducing social isolation and encouraging inclusion are two priorities for the Garioch area and the Garich Partnership are keen to see applications from community groups, voluntary sector and non profit organisations that will help make a difference. Continue reading

Road shut for emergency repair

roadworksapr19There is an ongoing emergency road closure on Westhill Drive, Westhill, due to a burst water main that has caused significant damage to the carriageway.

The road is closed from the junction with Hillside Road to the junction with Hay’s Way and the diversion is via Hillside Road and Westhill Road as shown above.

Scottish Water are in the process of appointing a contractor to carry out the repairs. Aberdeenshire Council said it was not possible at this stage to say how long the closure would be in place.