News and Events

The Rural Aberdeenshire LEADER programme 2008-2014 is now closed
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This section of the website provides details of events, news and press releases for LEADER in Rural Aberdeenshire. 





For further information on recent news and events, please click on the links below:

February 2012 Monymusk Hall

November 2011 Opening of Insch Institute

October 2011 Scottish LEADER Guide Launched

October 2011 The Enchanted Castle

September 2011 Millbank Hall

September 2011 SkillForce Scotland

August 2011 A Mearns Heritage

July 2011 Kinmuck Broadband

June 2011 Gartly Wildlife Garden Open Day

June 2011 RNAS Countryside Live

April 2011 Glamourhaugh Allotments Opening Ceremony

November 2010 Opening of ALEC Mobile Classroom

November 2010 Turra Coo Sculpture Unveiling

June 2010 Garioch LEADER Event

November 2009 Aberdeenshire Rural Network Event, Lochter Activity Centre, Thursday 19 November

September 2009 Post of Tourism Development Manager for Tourism Programme in Banffshire

September 2009 Round 5 Projects Approved

September 2009 Portrait of Our Time Exhibition

August 2009 Fyvie Homecoming Festival

August 2009 Johnshaven Fish Festival

August 2009 LEADER at the Turriff Show 2009

August 2009 Mearns Connections

July 2009 Post of Environmental Education Officer for Buchan Countryside Group

July 2009 Promotional Event - Johnshaven Harbour

June 2009 Deveron Arts Slow Down Festival

June 2009 LEADER Programme Celebrates Successful Year

May 2009 Launch of All-Abilities Path, Alastrean Woods, Tarland

April 2009 Launch of Turra Coo Project

April 2009 Project Officer North East - Saving Scotland's Red Squirrels

March 2009 LEADER Transnational Seminar in Lapland

February 2009 LEADER Community Seminars

February 2009 Portsoy Salmon Bothy Manager's Post

December 2008 The Enchanted Glen - A Winter Wonderland Event at Glen Tanar

December 2008 LEADER Contributes to Employment of FEI Development Officer

August 2008 LEADER at the Turriff Show 2008