News - 2017

November 2017
Thank You To Everyone Who Came Along For The Meet the Team Event!
Thank you to everyone who came along for the 'Meet the Team' event at Garioch Heritage Centre to ask their questions and get their voices heard. There was a great representation from the community and it was made clear that the fate of Bennachie is a top priority.
November 2017
Raising Awareness with New Banners!
We have been raising awareness of the Save Bennachie Campaign leading up to the 'Meet the Team' Consultation sessions by displaying our new banners along the A96 - Keep an eye out for them!
October 2017
November 2017 Public Meeting and AGM
We would like to invite you to attend on Thursday 23rd November at the Chapel of Garioch Village Hall at 7pm.
October 2017
We Need Your Help - Please Attend Public Consultation Sessions
This is your first key opportunity to have your say on the future of our beloved Bennachie.
October 2017
Save Bennachie Presentation at Garioch Heritage Centre
Save Bennachie was delighted to be invited to talk to members of the Garioch Heritage Centre.
September 2017
Save Bennachie Newsletter No 6 (PDF)
Our sixth newsletter is now available to read online. Featuring updates on the design consultants being appointed, Alliance Members, Next Steps for Save Bennachie and wildlife watch on Bennachie.
August 2017
Save Bennachie in the News
Save Bennachie have had some fantastic exposure in the local and national news over the last few weeks.
August 2017
Save Bennachie Feature On STV News
Fantastic coverage for our campaign last night on the STV News. If you missed it you can watch on the STV player.
June 2017
Aberdeenshire Environmental Forum Joins the Save Bennachie Alliance
We are pleased to announce that the Aberdeenshire Environmental Forum has joined the Save Bennachie Alliance.
April 2017
Save Bennachie Newsletter No 5 (PDF)
Our fifth newsletter is now available to read online. Featuring updates on the Appointment of Consultants, Alliance Members, Next Steps for Save Bennachie, and see how far the Save Bennachie Logo has travelled!
April 2017
Update On The Contract Award
Four companies have been invited to bid for the contract to design the new A96 dual carriageway between Aberdeen and Huntly.
February 2017
Save Bennachie Letter Published in The Huntly Express
A letter from Save Bennachie has been published in the Huntly Express giving readers information about upcoming deadlines and plans for the public consultation. Keeping the public informed!
February 2017
Things Are Moving On - Design Contract Out to Tender
Transport Scotland has just invited bids from design consultancies for the 26 mile Aberdeen-Huntly section of the new A96 dual carriageway programme.

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