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Childcare Arrangements

By bellmannews / July 10, 2020

From Aberdeenshire Council Communication Team – Aberdeenshire Council has announced the arrangements for Early Learning and Childcare for the start of the new August term. There will be 900 hours of funded early learning and childcare for every child in private nursery and childcare settings in Aberdeenshire. Any decision to increase funded hours beyond 900 […]

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Harbour Restrictions

By bellmannews / July 10, 2020

PADDLEBOARD enthusiasts should note new restrictions at Stonehaven Harbour. The following information was taken from the Scottish Canoe Association website Instructions given by the Harbourmaster must be complied with at all times. As per the blue marked area of attached plan, paddleboarding is permitted in the Botany Bay area of the Harbour. As per the […]

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Click and Collect Library Books

By bellmannews / July 10, 2020

From Live Life Aberdeenshire – Click and Collect and Doorstep Deliveries will be available later this month from Stonehaven library, with a new service rolling out in Aberdeenshire from next Wednesday July 15, offering a safe way for communities to access resources. While Live Life Aberdeenshire’s digital library services have been very well used during […]

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Fairies Still Shielding

By bellmannews / July 9, 2020

From Ann-Marie Yates of Dunnottar Woodland Park Management Committee – OUR Fairy Trail requires permission from Forestry and Land Scotland, FLS. Sadly due to lockdown rules, permission was revoked, and we cannot install the trail until permission from FLS is re-issued. Currently we have been told this won’t happen before end of August. We have […]

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Phase One is Complete

By Jane Cruickshank / July 7, 2020

APPROXIMATELY one thousand stones are now on display at the promenade – the work of Stonehaven’s lockdown artists. It took two sessions to set the multi-coloured contributions into concrete, using a sine-wave to take the eye along the strip: who’d have thought a maths teacher was involved? This was a project funded by the Stonehaven […]

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Care Home Plans

By Jane Cruickshank / July 4, 2020

SCAPE Homes has submitted its planning application for a 59-bed care home with associated infrastructure, car parking and landscaping at the former gasworks at Cowgate. Many locals will already be familiar with the proposals, which were made public in a recent pre-application consultation. It should be noted representations must now be made to the planning […]

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Opening Soon

By Jane Cruickshank / July 3, 2020

VISITORS to Stonehaven harbour will be relieved to hear its public toilets are re-opening on Wednesday July 8. Aberdeenshire Council have announced a list of locations across the Shire that will become similarly convenient next week: Alford Aboyne Banchory Banff Marina Bellabeg Braemar Bridge of Feuch Cruden Bay Ellon Fraserburgh Beach Gardenstown Harbour Glenmuick Huntly […]

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Pool Closed for Season

By bellmannews / June 29, 2020

From Live Life Aberdeen – Stonehaven Open Air Swimming Pool will not open in the 2020 summer season. The opening of the iconic pool at the end of May was postponed given the situation in relation to Covid-19, in line with the closure of other public swimming pools around the area. Following ongoing discussions between […]

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Playtime Returning

By bellmannews / June 26, 2020

From Aberdeenshire Communications team – Aberdeenshire Council can confirm that all 469 of its children’s playparks will be reopening on Monday, June 29. The parks have been closed since March to prevent the spread of coronavirus through hand-to-hand contact. Our Landscape Services staff have been busy undertaking grass-cutting and carrying out safety inspections of facilities […]

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Back to School

By bellmannews / June 26, 2020

From Aberdeenshire Council Communications team – Following the announcement by Depute First Minister John Swinney on Tuesday 23 June, Aberdeenshire Council is now hoping to welcome all children and young people across the local area back to school from August 12. Laurence Findlay, Director of Education and Children’s Services for Aberdeenshire Council, said: “We are […]

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