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Rolling back the years at Braemar Castle

Jacobites and Redcoats return

Three centuries will be rolled back in Upper Deeside this weekend when members of a re-enactment society clash in the grounds of Braemar Castle.

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Mearns Heritage Cycle Challenge

Mearns Heritage Cycle Challenge

On Friday (September 8), Dave Ramsay, Director of Mearns Heritage Services, will wave off three cyclists as they begin their 160 mile journey from Johnshaven to Oban, cycling to Comrie on day one, and Comrie to Oban on day two.

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Stonehaven's Open Air Pool mascot, Splasher the Dolphin, opened the Festival and judged the Sandcastle Competition. Here he is being entertained by Newtonhill Pipe Band.

Stonehaven Harbour Festival

The sun was shining on the Stonehaven Harbour Festival on Sunday, with crowds coming out to enjoy the entertainment, stalls and fun of the day.

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Dave Ramsay (centre), with cyclists Ronan Littlejohn and Gary Thomson.

Charity cycle for Cutty Sark

Early on Monday morning (August 14), Dave Ramsay, Director of Mearns Heritage Services officially waved off two local cyclists, to begin their 138 mile journey from the Hercules Linton Memorial in Inverbervie, to the Dumbarton Maritime Museum.

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One of Steve Messam's creations in the Mellerstain House estate

Archie returns bigger and better for 2017

Taking a taxi ride to discover the city, creating a village of play dens, and printing 3D building blocks to create a super space are just some of the highlights this summer as architecture takes centre stage with its own fringe.

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Amazon launches 40 new channels

Amazon launches 40 new channels

More than 40 subscription TV channels including Discovery and ITV Hub+ are now available to watch for Amazon Prime members as part of the new Channels service.

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Lord Lieutenant of Kincardineshire, Carol Kinghorn, acknowledged the major project work of Inverbervie, Auchenblae and Glenbervie schools, and along with pupils from the three schools, laid flowers at the grave of Hercules Linton in the Old Kirkyard in Inverbervie. 'The Lord Lieutenant and pupils are pictured with project director Dave Ramsay by the grave of Hercules Linton designer of the famous tea clipper Cutty Sark.

Hercules Linton remembered

At an event in Inverbervie on Monday (May 15), a double acknowledgement took place in relation to Hercules Linton, the designer of the famous Cutty Sark.

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The happy couple: RNLI press officer Susan Leiper and her husband Stuart were married on Saturday

Bride says RNL ‘I do’

When RNLI Stonehaven press officer Susan Leiper chose the town’s Sea Cadet Hall as the venue for her wedding on Saturday, she hoped the day would be plain sailing.

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