News - 2018

November 2018
AGM Meeting November 2018
As you may know the recently announced route options for the dualling of the A96 no longer present a direct threat to the Bennachie massif, which is a considerable relief to the Save Bennachie Campaign.
October 2018
Press Release - Response To Transport Scotland Announcement
Save Bennachie is largely relieved that route options passing close to Bennachie are no longer included in the revised route options for the eastern section of the A96 dualling project announced today by Transport Scotland and Amey Arup Joint Venture.
September 2018
Call To Action - Initial Route Options Public Exhibitions - October 2018
The Save Bennachie Campaign are calling upon our supporters and all those who love and want to protect Bennachie from this 4 lane dual carriageway to try to attend these events.
September 2018
Constructive Meeting with Scottish Transport Minister
Save Bennachie campaign say they have had a positive meeting with the Transport Minister who will be responsible for deciding the fate of Bennachie.
September 2018
Ten Seconds to Save Bennachie
The Save Bennachie Alliance is launching a new social media initiative to help stop a dual carriageway being carved through one of Scotland’s most precious landscapes. The project featuring short clips from the general public will launches on Facebook and Instagram.
June 2018
Save Bennachie Short Documentary
We are please to launch our new short documentary about saving Bennachie.
May 2018
Rumbles Calls for Bennachie to be Protected During A96 Planning Phase
North East MSP Mike Rumbles has called on the Scottish Government to guarantee that Aberdeenshire’s iconic Bennachie will protected throughout the development process for dualling the A96.
January 2018
“Out of Doors” Programme on BBC Radio Scotland
Mark Stephen met Save Bennachie Campaigners and The Bailies of Bennachie members at The Bennachie Centre to record an interview for the programme to be broadcast on...
January 2018
Save Bennachie Press Coverage
Following our trip to Holyrood to hand the Save Bennachie Report to Keith Brown MSP we have received great coverage in the media.
January 2018
Save Bennachie Campaign Report on STV News
Fantastic coverage on STV News reporting on the Save Bennachie Campaigners handing over the Save Bennachie Report to Keith Brown MSP.
January 2018
Save Bennachie Campaign at the Scottish Parliament
The Save Bennachie Campaign has presented their January 2018 Report to Keith Brown MSP, Cabinet Secretary for Economy, Jobs, and Fair Work at Holyrood.

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