Plans for major housing development at Newtonhill held up by councillors

October 31, 2018

Plans for a major new housing development at a north-east village have been held up amid concerns over local infrastructure. Planning chiefs had backed Barratt North Scotland’s proposals for 121 new homes at Newtonhill. However, at a meeting of Aberdeenshire Council’s Kincardine and Deeside area committee yesterday, councillors moved to defer the decision.


VIDEO: Horse reunited with owner after falling down north-east cliff

February 23, 2017

A horse has been reunited with its owner after falling down a cliff in Aberdeenshire. The alarm was raised just after 1pm and fire crews made their way to the scene in Cammachmore. A multi-agency rescue was launched involving Scottish Fire and Rescue Service crews, police, coastguard and the Scottish SPCA.    


Accident causes delays on A90 near Newtonhill

November 3, 2014

Emergency services are attending a two vehicle accident on the A90 Aberdeen to Newtonhill road. The accident happened around 7.45pm close to the Cammachmore turnoff near Newtonhill. Nobody has been injured in the incident but one northbound lane remains closed while police recover the vehicles.