Ian Yuill

Liberal Democrat councillor for Mannofield, Airyhall, Braeside, Broomhill, Garthdee, Kaimhill & Ruthrieston Learn more

The 2016 Aberdeen International Youth Festival takes place between 29th July and 6th August. Young people up to age 25 travel from around the world to perform in and around Aberdeen. This year’s festival programme includes a range of art-forms including dance, theatre, opera and contemporary, jazz, classical and traditional music. You can find out […]

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After I highlighted both problems to council staff, the grass at the “Woodies” on Broomhill Road has been cut and the debris left after the recent explosion in one of the lock up garages at the “Woodies” has been removed.        

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‘Woodies’ lock up garage explosion and fire

by Ian Yuill on 15 July, 2016

I have urged council staff to remove the debris left after the recent explosion and fire at one of the lock up garages at “The Woodies” on Broomhill Road. There is a great deal of debris lying which is a clearly a hazard and which should be removed as soon as possible. My view remains […]

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Gray Street and Salisbury Terrace traffic issues

by Ian Yuill on 15 July, 2016

I recently met “on site” with a member of the council’s traffic management team to discuss the traffic problems experienced  by residents of Salisbury Terrace and the part of Gray Street between Great Western Road and Broomhill Road. I told the traffic management staff member about: many residents’ experience of having parked cars damaged drivers travelling in […]

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Countesswells Road litter

by Ian Yuill on 14 July, 2016

I have asked council staff to remove the build up of litter on Countesswells Road near its junction with Great Western Road. If you know of anywhere else where there is a problem with litter please let me have the details.

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Summer library events for children and adults

by Ian Yuill on 13 July, 2016

Libraries in Aberdeen are holding a series of special events for children and adults over the summer. These include: The Big Friendly Read – for children Celebrating Dickens – readings from Dickens The Silver City with the Golden Sands – a series of talks Signed Stories for Families You can find out more about these events, […]

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Why not join the Duthie Park Rangers and special guests for an afternoon of family fun on Sunday 17th July? The event, which runs at the Pavillion from noon until 4pm, involves groups including Aberdeen Play Forum, the Royal Horticulture Society of Aberdeen, the Butterfly Conservation Society, Satrosphere, Aberdeen & District Beekeepers Society and the RSPB. […]

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Call to cut the grass at ‘The Woodies’

by Ian Yuill on 11 July, 2016

After being contacted by a number of residents, I have urged council staff to cut the overgrown grass at “The Woodies” on Broomhill Road. “The Woodies” is the only usable area of grassed public open space in the Broomhill area and the length of the grass now makes it unusable.

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I am very keen to hear what residents think of the 15a and 95 bus services – the two new bus services to and from Airyhall – now they have been running for a few weeks. The 15a is an evening service on the route of the 15 service whilst the 95 runs from Culter to Asda at […]

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Europcar parking problems

by Ian Yuill on 6 July, 2016

I have been contacted by a number of residents about the problems caused by hire cars and vans from the Europcar premises on Broomhill Road being parked on neighbouring roads.  In an area where parking spaces are limited this is making it even more difficult for residents to park nearer their homes. When this problem […]

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