An Aberdeenshire community group has been dissolved amid hopes it can start "fresh" in the next few months.
Mid Deeside Community Council
A troubled north-east community council could be disbanded this week due to a lack of members.
An Aberdeenshire community council is on the brink of collapse after the local authority recommended the dissolution of the group.
Aberdeenshire Council has continued to mend relations with a local community council after an acrimonious row last year.
Councillors are being asked to "work collaboratively" with a north-east community council at the centre of a suspension row.
Aberdeenshire Council has reversed an earlier decision to suspend a Deeside community council following a dispute around the future of a village station.
Councillors locked horns yesterday over the future of an Aberdeenshire community council - with one branding it "poisonous" and "dysfunctional".
Isolated communities across Aberdeenshire have been kitted out with lifesaving equipment thanks to a massive fundraising drive.