A96 cleared at Pitcaple after van crash

July 24, 2019

Commuters on a major north-east road faced disruption this evening after a van overturned. Police were called to Pitcaple, on the A96 Aberdeen-Elgin route, at around 4.30pm. No one was hurt in the crash which involved two vans. The road was briefly closed to allow access for recovery vehicles to remove the overturned van.


Delays after five-car A96 crash

November 6, 2017

Motorists have faced delays on the A96 this morning following a crash involving five vehicles. Emergency services were called out to the busy road at approximately 7.55am. The crash happened eastbound between Pitcaple and Huntly, close to Morgan McVeighs coffee shop. The route is currently blocked while the cars are recovered. No-one was injured.


Rural farmhouse filled with surprises

September 20, 2017

This beautiful farmhouse is filled with character and comes complete with a tranquil location, but the thriving town of Inverurie is only a stone’s throw away.


Broken down crane on A96

August 15, 2017

A broken down crane is causing congestion on a major north-east road. The vehicle’s tyre has burst about a mile north of Pitcaple on the A96 Aberdeen to Inverness road, in the southbound carriageway. Police were first alerted to the incident at about 1.25pm. Traffic management is in place.