Kintore & District Community Council

Election of Kintore community councillors

Do you have ideas how to improve Kintore as a community, supporting local groups and individuals and promoting our town?

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Community council seeks road views

Kintore & District Community Council chair, Fiona Cooper, wants your views on the proposed routes for the A96 Dualling as they affect Kintore. There are two options being proposed.

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Railway works mean no sleep for some

At the Network Rail Drop-in session yesterday in Kintore Golf Club, we heard that the new Boat of Kintore level crossing will have more substantial barriers than the current single barriers.

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Network Rail release more information about rail upgrade

Network Rail addressed the Kintore and District Community Council meeting this week to give more detail about the current upgrade of the Aberdeen to Inverness rail line.

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Dismay as Kintore station delayed to 2020

There was dismay at last night’s Kintore and District Community Council meeting when it was revealed the opening date for the new Kintore rail station had been pushed back to summer 2020.

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Facilities, school safety, rail and A96 Dualling

At our last meeting, we said goodbye to our community policeman, PC Steve Middleton (pictured holding his certificate with Aberdeenshire Councillors and members of the community council).

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Community council update

An update on some of the issues raised at the January meeting of Kintore and District Community Council Read More...
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Fireworks donations handed over

Kintore and District Community Council has donated money raised by its popular Kintore Fireworks display ito local organisation that helped with the organisation.

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Community Council report

The chair of Kintore and District Community Council looks at some of the issues that the community council is focussing on. Read More...
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A96 dualling

The team behind the A96 dualling project for Transport Scotland held a briefing meeting for community councils this afternoon at the Garioch Centre.

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Community council wants your views on A96 dualling

Kintore and District Community Council wants to know your views on the A96 Dualling project routes around Kintore.

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Kintore keeps missing out

At last night's Kintore and District Community Council meeting, disappointment was expressed at the way that Kintore seems to miss out on community facilities.

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Community council discusses A96 dualling

At last night’s meeting of Kintore and District Community Council, the controversial plans for dualling the A96 Aberdeen to Inverness route were discussed.

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Commununity council objects to removal of road improvement conditions

Kintore and District Community Council has submitted a representation to Aberdeenshire Council, calling on the council to reject moves to remove road improvement conditions for a proposed development at Thainstone. Thainstone is within the community council’s area.

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All set for Fireworks

Kintore and District Community Council are organising this year’s Kintore Fireworks at the Kintore School Playing fields on Friday, November 2, starting at 6.30pm.

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Aberdeenshire Council examine new recycling and rubbish collections

At the Kintore and District Community Council meeting this week Aberdeenshire councillors told the meeting that the council was consulting on a new waste strategy that could see considerable changes to the kerbside collections.

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MSP calls for investment to target Aberdeenshire broadband blackspots

North East Scotland MSP Mike Rumbles has called on the Scottish Government to target investment at areas of Aberdeenshire that are worst affected by low internet speeds.

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Community council posts for 2018/19

At the Kintore and District Community Council September meeting Fiona Cooper was nominated and elected to continue her role as Chairperson for the community council.

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The safety of our children near Kintore Primary School

The safety of children going to and from Kintore Primary School has been an issue that has had some considerable priority at the last two Kintore and District Community Council meetings. See the post “Concerns for the safety of our children”.

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Bus timetable consultation closes this Friday

Last night’s Kintore and District Community Council meeting heard of concerns about the bus service from Kintore to Inverurie being cut back to every hour, rather than every half hour. Read More...
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Abattoir plans to go on show

Developers are holding an meeting to discuss their plans for a new Scotbeef abattoir and meat production facility and Thainstone, in the Kintore & District Community Council area.

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Kintore Community Council report

At the November 2017 meeting, we welcomed representatives from Aberdeenshire Council who gave a presentation on the Local Development Plan 2021. Read More...
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Cheques for Scouts and Boys Brigade

At its meeting this week, Kintore and District Community Council presented cheques to representatives of the Scouts and Boys Brigade to thank them for their work in helping to organise the Kintore Fireworks Display in November.

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State of icy pavements discussed by community council

The state of roads and pavements in Kintore, during the recent periods of snow and ice, was a point of discussion at this week’s Kintore and District Community Council.

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Action for Kintore

Action Kintore is a charity dedicated to providing facilities for the community of Kintore. But, what do you know about Action Kintore?

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Winning Garden chosen by Jim McColl

This summer Jim McColl of BBC Scotland’s Beechgrove Garden donned his judging hat and headed down from Oldmeldrum to choose the best garden in Kintore.

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New chairman for community council

Brian Johnstone, chairman of Kintore and District Community Council for the past four, years has stepped down from his voluntary role after four years.

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Kintore garden competition is live

Nominations are now being taken for the Kintore and District Community Council Garden Competition.

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KDCC Agenda for July 18

Agenda for the Kintore and District Community Council meeting on Tuesday, July 18 in Kintore Primary School at 7pm. All interested are welcome to attend. Read More...
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Community council agenda for June 20

  • Agenda for tonight’s Kintore and District Community Council meeting 7pm in KIntore School. All interested are welcome.
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KDCC agenda for April 18

The agenda has been issued for the Kintore and District Community Council meeting on Tuesday, April 18. All interested are welcome to attend. Read More...
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KDCC agenda for March 21

The agenda for Tuesday’s Kintore and District Community Council meeting. All interested are welcome to attend. Read More...
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Community Council broadband survey

Kintore and District Community Council are looking for your help to establish how the broadband service in Kintore is progressing.

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Community council calls for landscape area extension

Kintore and District Community Council has written to Aberdeenshire Council requesting an extension to the proposed Bennachie Landscape Area.

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Defibrillator in place

Those of you who have been in The Square, Kintore may have seen that our Public Access Defibrillator (PAD) is now in place on the front of the building occupied by First Photographic.
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Community council hopes for facilities boost from council meeting

On the eve of Aberdeenshire Council’s infrastructure services committee meeting that will decide if Gateway Kintore should be included in the new local plan, Brian Johnstone, chairman of Kintore and District Community Council has urged councillors to listen to the community.

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Tuesday, September 27: Community Council AGM

The Annual General Meeting of Kintore and District Community Council will take place at 7pm on Tuesday, September 27 in Kintore School. Read More...
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