Aberdeenshire Council have agreed to obtaining a Compulsory Purchase Order from the Scottish Government for the land needed for the new Markethill Primary School. The land to the north of Meadowbank Road at the top of Market Street has been earmarked for the new 500 pupil school which is due to open in 2017. Plans […]
Markethill Primary School
Although it was windy the weather was kind, the skies were blue and the rain held off on Saturday as people from Turriff and further afield came in to the town to celebrate the centenary of the Turra Coo. For those of you who don’t know the history of the Coo In 1913 David Lloyd […]
Despite the overcast weather over 1500 people visited the new look Turra Market on Saturday. The market was relaunched at its new location on Balmellie Street with around 30 stalls filling the street. The choir from Markethill Primary School were also at the market singing a song they wrote specially for the occasion. Town Centre […]
The new look Turra Market opens for business again tomorrow with local MSP & First Minister Alex Salmond performing the official opening at 10:00 The market has moved from High Street Car Park to Balmellie Street where it will be held on the third Saturday of each month. Turriff was awarded a grant by Aberdeenshire Council to […]
Turriff & District Community Council meet tonight at Turriff Academy from 7pm. The replacement build of Markethill Primary School is on the agenda tonight.