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Firefighters called to Aberdeen city centre blaze - Aberdeen Press and Journal
Four fire appliances, a height vehicle and an incident support van have been called to the blaze at the two-story building on Gray Street. A fire and rescue spokeswoman said: “The fire is on the ground floor of a two-story dwelling, we have two hose ...
Thu, 23 Oct 2014 12:05:28 GMT
Aberdeen City Council misses out on over £4million in business rates - Aberdeen Press and Journal
Council leaders in Aberdeen have called for action to tackle an increasing problem with business rates “avoidance” as it emerged more than £4million will go uncollected this year. High street retailers including discount stores on Union Street are ...
Thu, 23 Oct 2014 08:12:42 GMT
Aberdeen shortlisted for most dismal town in Scotland award - Aberdeen Press and Journal
Aberdeen has emerged as the front runner in a competition to find the ugliest town in Scotland – just days after picking up Britain in Bloom's top accolade. The Granite City has been shortlisted for the annual Carbuncle Awards and heads the nominees ...
Mon, 20 Oct 2014 06:22:46 GMT
Flooding in Aberdeen city centre. Picture by Twitter user James Watt - Aberdeen Press and Journal
Several roads in Aberdeen city centre are badly affected by flooding this evening and causing significant traffic delays. A number of main routes across the city have several inches of water standing on the surface. The city's Great Southern Road has ...
Tue, 07 Oct 2014 17:21:58 GMT
Live webcam used from Aberdeen City Council meeting for first time - Aberdeen Press and Journal
It was the dawn of a new era for Aberdeen City Council. For the first time, taxpayers could watch decisions being made in real time in a live webcast from the town house. What would the citizens make of their elected representatives in action? More ...
Thu, 09 Oct 2014 14:33:37 GMT