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Nominate an ‘Unexpected Star’ for new Michael McIntyre TV series

A new BBC show hosted by Michael McIntyre is looking for new talent - but the nominees can’t find out…

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Magic at Mearns FM

Magic at Mearns FM

Mearns FM’s Saturday breakfast show will have a live performance from two magicians this week and are looking for listeners to get involved.

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Rehearsals underway for Ury Players panto

Rehearsals underway for Ury Players panto

Ury Players are busy rehearsing for this year’s pantomime ‘Puss In Boots’ which will be staged at Stonehaven Town Hall from December 6 to 9.

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Laurencekirk Artists’ 7th annual exhibition

Laurencekirk Artists’ 7th annual exhibition

Laurencekirk Artists are busy preparing for their 7th annual exhibition which is on at The Venue, Laurencekirk this weekend.

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Spirit of North Hop will be the stage for some exciting new products, many of which are a first for Scotland

New festival to celebrate Scotland’s innovative spirits industry

This month will see some of the country’s finest distillers descend on Aberdeen for a brand new spirits festival; Spirit of North Hop.

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The event was first run in 2015 and provides a showcase for some of the wonderful craft breweries in North-east Scotland.

Laurencekirk Beer Festival gets underway this weekend

This weekend sees the third running of the popular Laurencekirk Beer Festival (October 20 and 21).

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Friday the 13th: Why is it unlucky?

Friday the 13th: Why is it unlucky?

It’s Friday 13th, the most cursed day in the calendar.

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The afternoon tea will feature mini yule logs, mince pies and turkey &cranberry sandwiches

Join a sing-a-long tea at Pittodrie

The walls of Pittodrie Stadium will be alive with music this December, as food and event specialists Sodexo Prestige Venues & Events prepares to host an Afternoon Tea with a twist.

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Festival organisershave urged comedy fans not to miss out on the final shows over the weekend

Aberdeen Comedy Festival pulls in the crowds

Organisers of Aberdeen Comedy Festival have hailed residents and visitors who have flocked to see their favourite comedians and urged people to enjoy the final weekend of shows.

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New poll reveals the nation's favourite penny sweet.

Revealed: the nation’s all-time favourite penny sweet

Penny sweets have always been a favourite amongst kids, and now a new survey has revealed the nation’s all-time favourite penny chew to be Black Jacks.

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Quayside Restaurant and Fish bar named as one of top ‘plaices’ for fish and chips

Quayside Restaurant and Fish bar named as one of top ‘plaices’ for fish and chips

Quayside Restaurant & Fish Bar in Gourdon has been revealed this week as one of the UK’s top ten new fish and chip shops, as part of the 30th anniversary National Fish & Chip Awards, organised by Seafish.

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Festival! is a melting pot of music, film and science. Belmont Filmhouse staff Caroline Orr (left) and Maria Fowler are looking forward to experimental science event Cheeseology.

Pop-up event aims to bring the buzz and spirit of world-class Edinburgh Festivals to Aberdeen

Festival!, an exciting new event from the organisers of three of Edinburgh’s flagship festivals, is coming to Aberdeen from 16 to 19 November.

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The inaugural Spirit of North Hop launches at Aberdeen Exhibition and Conference Centre on October 28.

North Hop Launches new festival for Scottish spirits

Organisers of the popular North Hop festivals and events have launched an exciting new festival for its fans celebrating spirits from across Scotland.

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In July, the National Youth Choir of Scotland travelled to Belgium to perform as part of the 100th anniversary commemorations of the Battle of Passchendaele

National Youth Choir of Scotland applications open

NYCoS has announced the opening of applications to its four National Choirs: National Youth Choir of Scotland (ages 16–25), NYCoS Training Choir (ages 16–19), NYCoS National Boys Choir (ages 10–16) and NYCoS National Girls Choir (ages 12–16).

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The ceilidh will take place on Saturday, November 3 at Meldrum House Hotel

North East businesses join forces to boost museum campaign

An historic country house and popular function band are showing their support for The Gordon Highlanders Museum fundraising campaign by offering their services to put on an event in aid of the museum.

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Stonehaven beach

What’s On in Kincardine and Mearns

Here’s our list of what’s happening in the local area in the coming weeks.

You can add your event to the list by emailing news@mearnsleader.com

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Exhibition will celebrate ‘Mearns perspective’

Exhibition will celebrate ‘Mearns perspective’

An exhibition of photographs celebrating the landscape of The Mearns is to be held at the Grassic Gibbon Centre next month.

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Mr Salmond will take his Fringe show on tour

Salmond to take Fringe show on tour

Alex Salmond has announced that his sell-out debut show at this year’s Edinburgh Fringe Festival, Alex Salmond…Unleashed, will go on tour across Scotland and beyond.

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Special event for famous Mearns son

Special event for famous Mearns son

One of the Mearns’ most famous and celebrated historical figures will be officially recognised today (Friday)in a special ceremony.

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Charity coffee morning

Charity coffee morning

Stewart Milne Homes will be opening the doors of its Stonehaven showhome for tea and cake later this month in celebration of Macmillan Cancer’s World’s Biggest Coffee Morning and the housebuilder is inviting people to join them for a cake or two.

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