Flooded again

It used to be the River Don, but twice this month it has looked more like the Loch of Kintore.

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Have you got the 'shop local' message?

Kintore butcher J&G Dossett has made the message very clear. This is their new shop front windows urging you to support local business and producers.

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Rainbow cloud over Kintore

Sammy Murray sent in this wonderful picture of a “rainbow cloud” over Kintore on Sunday afternoon, with the distinctive silhouette of the Town House in the foreground.

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Green light for new station at Kintore

Transport Minister Keith Brown has announced that Kintore will have a station again, 50 years after it was closed in the era of ill-considered rail closures.

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Christmas fundraising postal service

Kintore School is organising its usual Christmas fundraising post service to deliver Christmas cards in the village.

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Nov 25: Peerie Pantry Christmas indulgence

Peerie Pantry invite you to join them for some Christmas Indulgence on Sunday 25th November 12.00 noon to 4.00pm. Read More...
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Dec 1: Christmas Lights Switch On

The Christmas lights and Christmas tree will be switched on on Saturday, December 1 with the programme starting at 4.30pm in The Square, Kintore.

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Master plan being prepared for Gateway Kintore

Strong public support has encouraged developers of the proposed Gateway Kintore in Kintore, Aberdeenshire, to produce a master plan as a means of taking the development to Aberdeenshire Council for a decision.

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Nov 20: Plans for new community campus

Aberdeenshire Council is organising an open event to view and discuss the draft plans for a Community Campus in Kintore. Read More...
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Nov 3: Thainstone Fireworks

This year's Inverurie & District Bonfire & Fireworks Night will be held on Saturday 3rd November 2012 at the Thainstone Centre, Inverurie, with doors opening at 5.30pm.

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Expansion proposed for Marshall farm shop

Plans have been submitted to Aberdeenshire Council for the expansion of the Marshall Farm Shop at Concraig Farm, on the A96 a short distance east of the Kintore Broomhill roundabout.
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Wildcat on the prowl once more

The Scottish wildcat on the Hill of Balbithan has been photographed once again.

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Nov 16: Kintore Rotary Race Night

The Rotary Club of Kintore are organising a Race Night on Friday, November 16 at 19:30 to raise funds for BBC Children in Need and local groups and charities.

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Nov 9: Kintore Christmas Shopping Night

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Kintore rail survey launched

Alison McInnes, MSP for North East Scotland, today launched a comprehensive survey asking people in the Kintore area for their views on opening a railway station in the town.

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Waste gassification plan for former paper mill

Kirkwood Homes Investments held a public consultation in Kintore Public Hall yesterday, to show their plans for expansion of the commercial use on the former paper mill site north of Kintore. The site concerned is bounded on the east by the River Don and on the west by the Aberdeen to Inverness railway line. Read More...
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Aberdeenshire Council: Why Gateway Kintore is not in plan

Kintore and District Community Council has received a reply from Aberdeenshire Council, regarding the proposed Gateway Kintore development. This is the text of the letter sent by Kintore & District Community Council chairman Kenny Thomson and the reply from Planning Services Manager Mairi Stewart. Read More...
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Aug 30: Expansion of paper mill commercial park

Kirkwood Homes Investments are holding a public consultation for their planned expansion of the commercial park at the former Inverurie paper mill site on August 30 in Kintore Public Hall 6pm to 9pm. Read More...
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Aug 22: Dennis Robertson MSP surgery

Dennis Robertson MSP Aberdeenshire West Will be holding a surgery on Wednesday 22nd August, from 3.00pm to 4.00pm, at the Kintore Public Hall, Kintore.

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Aug 4: Kintore author's book signing

Kintore author Nancy Jardine is holding a Garden Party and book signing session at 39 School Road, Kintore, on Saturday, August 4 from 2pm to 4pm. Read More...
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Kintore artist's early work on show

An exhibition showing early etchings by a Kintore-based artist who, during her lifetime, was recognised as Britain’s oldest working artist, will take place at Balbithan House on selected days from Sunday, July 29 to Sunday, August 19. Read More...
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More housing planned for Kintore

The Badentoy Trust and AJC Homes have submitted a planning application to Aberdeenshire council for a development of 11 houses (four of which would be affordable homes) at Gauch-hill Road in Kintore. Read More...
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Gateway Kintore now on Storify

Now you can read about the battle to secure better community facilities for Kintore on Storify. Read More...
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Kintore BT upgrade downgraded

In December last year BT made the announcement that “Kintore will be among 47 communities in Scotland to receive the new service that promises speeds up to 20Mbps”.

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Kintore Konnect 8 published

The latest issue of Kintore Konnect, the newsletter produced in association with Kintore and District Community Council and Kintore Parish Church, is now available on this site.

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Housing decision deferred

Aberdeenshire Council’s Garioch committee have deferred a decision on the proposed 150-house development in Kintore. Read More...
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Another housing development planned for Kintore

Aberdeenshire Council is recommending approval for a planning application proposing up to 150 new homes in a residential development at Midmill in Kintore. The development comes at a time when the community council is campaigning for more facilities, including Gateway Kintore, before more houses are built in the town.

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Gateway Kintore petition tops 600

The petition to Aberdeenshire Council calling on them to bring forward the Gateway Kintore proposal for determination by the councillors, has clocked up 600 signatures in support. Read More...
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Demand grows for Gateway Kintore green light

Demand for the facilities proposed by Gateway Kintore continues to grow with signatures topping 400 in less than a fortnight since the petition was launched. These are some of the latest comments on the proposal.
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May 26: Kintore Summer Festival programme

The programme of events for this year’s Kintore Summer Festival has been announced. To see full details of what is on and where, go to the Kintore Summer Festival page.
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Councillors' responses to facilities in Kintore

We asked the three Kintore councillors (prior to the May 3 election) for comments about facilities in Kintore. In doing so we recognise that councillors might find it difficult to comment specifically about Gateway KIntore. Read More...
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Overwhelming welcome for Gateway Kintore proposal

The Gateway Kintore has received an overwhelming welcome in the first few days that that the Gateway Kintore petition has been online. These are some of the comments received so far. Read More...
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Development would provide necessary facilities

A report to Kintore and District Community Council on the proposed Gateway Kintore development beside the A96 Broomhill roundabout. Read More...
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Will Kintore and NE see benefit?

The Scottish Government has announced a £30 million programme of improvements for the rail network. Read More...
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Kintore Konnect published

The latest issue of Kintore Konnect is now available to download at kintore.org.uk. Read More...
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Mar 24: Kintore School Spring Fair

Kintore School is holding its Spring Fair on Saturday, 24th March from 10 am to 12:30 pm.

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Knit & Stitch Group formed

Marianne Hair informs us that there is a new Knite and Stitch Group foamed in Kintore. Read More...
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'Kintore Mums' Facebook page launched

A new Facebook page has been launched for mums in Kintore. The Kintore Mums page is at www.facebook.com/groups/297382763658539/ Read More...
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Mar 30: Pampered chef - Can't Cook, Won't Cook

Pampered Chef Can’t Cook, Won’t Cook Fundraiser for Georgie MacKenzie and Daniel Spark's trip to Madagascar. Read More...
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Mar 23: RNLI Quiz Night

The RNLI Inverurie and District Branch are having another of their much-loved quiz nights in the Kintore Public Hall on Friday, March 23 at 7.30pm.

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The Local Hub potential future use

The Local Hub has been closed for several months, due to its financial unsustainability as a café.

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Wind turbine planning application for Midmill

An application has been submitted to Aberdeenshire Council for two wind turbines on the new industrial park at Midmill, close to the Broomhill Roundabout.
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Feb 2: Aberdeenshire Council School public consultation

Aberdeenshire Council is holding a public consolation meeting on Thursday, February 2 from 7pm to 9pm at Kintore Primary School.

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Feb 27: Kintore Public Hall AGM

Kintore Public Hall AGM on Monday, February 27 at 8pm.

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