Ian Yuill

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

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The Scottish Government is carrying out a consultation on the use and regulation of fireworks.

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Happy Chinese New Year!

by Ian Yuill on 5 February, 2019

I’m very pleased to wish a Happy New Year to the Chinese community in Aberdeen and beyond.

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Today is Holocaust Memorial Day

by Ian Yuill on 27 January, 2019

Today is Holocaust Memorial Day – the international day to remember the six million Jews murdered during the Holocaust, the millions of people killed under Nazi Persecution and in subsequent genocides in Cambodia, Rwanda, Bosnia and Darfur.

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Thistle Assistance Card – could one help you?

by Ian Yuill on 9 January, 2019

The Thistle Assistance Card is the size of a credit card and can fit into the wallet of anyone who might need extra help when travelling about on public transport. 

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Vehicle hire firm Turner Hire Drive is offering charities the opportunity to apply for free short-term rentals of their vehicles to help in upcoming or on-going projects.

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Christmas tree collections

by Ian Yuill on 2 January, 2019

If you had a real Christmas tree this Christmas, you have a choice of how to dispose of it.

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It’s worth remembering that Christmas and New Year may be an unhappy time for some people.

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Today is the Winter Solstice

by Ian Yuill on 21 December, 2018

Winter Solstice in the northern hemisphere is on Friday 21st December this year. The Winter Solstice is the day in the year which has the least amount of daylight.

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Alarming increase in food bank use

by Ian Yuill on 11 December, 2018

Food bank use in the UK has soared to record levels this year. That so many people are having to use food banks to get help for their families and themselves should be unnecessary in the UK – one of the richest countries in the world.

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International Volunteer Day – 5th December

by Ian Yuill on 4 December, 2018

  International Volunteer Day takes place every year on 5th December to celebrate the hard work of volunteers around the world. Here in our area, people make a real difference through volunteering in community groups, community centres, churches and other religious bodies, charities, youth and children’s groups – and in many other ways. Thank you […]

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