The Garioch Partnership has arranged a number of Democracy Matters Conversations.They want to hear your thoughts in a discussion about local communities deciding their own future. How should communities be involved in decisions about Scotland’s public services? Come along and share your opinion. The sessions will be held in Newmachar on Tuesday 25th September; Inverurie on Tuesday 2nd October; Westhill on Wednesday 3rd October (Old Schoolhouse); Kintore on Monday 8th October and Kemnay on Tuesday 9th October. For more information visit: where you can find the background documents to the consultation as well as a link to a short animation with more information. Please let them know if you intend to come along, by signing up via the website.