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Who we are

We are the Local Community Council for the rural North Kincardine ward. Our role is to represent the views of the community in matters concerning our local area. These can include planning applications, the ongoing Aberdeen Western Peripheral Route (AWPR) works, community issues and local events. You can view our constitution here.

Where we represent


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NKRCC meeting dates
Next meeting is on Monday 15th August at 7.30pm – venue Lairhillock School. All welcome. View minutes and agendas here.

2016: 15 Aug, 19 Sep, 17 Oct, 21 Nov, 19 Dec
2017: 16 Jan, 20 Feb, 20 Mar, 17 Apr, 15 May, 19 June (AGM)
All members of the public are very welcome to attend. We currently have some vacancies so please get in touch if you are interested in joining us.

The South Deeside View (SDV)

In the last few weeks it seems anyone and everyone driving a vehicle connected with the AWPR construction has once again decided they should display their flashing orange beacon...at all times!

The last straw was when I was in Kwik Fit in Stonehaven last Thursday over lunchtime having a damaged tyre replaced, and two AWPR vehicles arrived, apparently for the men to collect a tyre. The beacon on one of the vehicles was flashing the entire time they were there, and the guys were out of the vehicle speaking with the Kwik-Fit fitter, so they would have clearly been able to see the beacon was on.

I've contacted Duncan Gardner again about this, because as Herbie says - this constant use of the orange lights will lead to other road users ignoring the beacons, when at some point in the future the beacon will genuinely be in operation as a warning/for a purpose, and motorists won’t recognise it as such.

Please report this too, if you are encountering it all the time.
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Black kitten at large### country lane that runs past Nether Brandsmyres off the A90. Bottom of that hill by the bend. Looks around three months old. Frightened by car so hopped into long grasses by the burn and I could not stop on corner sorry. Might live at Redcraigs but hope someone is not missing one. Light coloured / sparkly collar. ... See MoreSee Less

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Chapelton Bike Ride, Sunday 4th September (formerly the Great Stonehaven Bike Ride), in aid of NESS North East Sensory Sevices supporting people with visual and hearing impairments.

Starts/finishes at Teacake café in Chapelton. Spectator activities, stalls, market produce from local suppliers. More/registration at www.chapeltonbikeride.co.uk.
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Reminder of our school BBQ fare this Saturday. Hope as many of you come along to support this fundraiser.
We are also looking for a Face Painter - if this is one of your hidden talents then please let us know x
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Lynne Beard shared Chapelton's post to the group: The South Deeside View (SDV). ... See MoreSee Less

There has been a big take up over the last week of our Chapelton trail, since we launched it. This is the first marked ...

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