Ian Yuill

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

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Have you lost TV channels recently?

by Ian Yuill on 15 October, 2018

If you use Freeview you may have noticed you are no longer able to receive a number of your TV channels following the automated re-tuning which took place recently. This is due to a number of channels having been moved to different frequencies to free up space for 5G mobile networks. In many cases your […]

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Every three years elections are held to Aberdeen’s community councils – and the next elections take place on Thursday 25th October. That means that local people have the chance to stand for election to the community councils covering our part of the city. A Community Council is a voluntary organisation set up by statute and […]

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‘Use Water Wisely’ campaign launched

by Ian Yuill on 21 July, 2018

Following weeks of dry weather Scottish Water have launched a “Use Water Wisely” campaign urging people to reduce their use of water. By taking small and simple measures, people can help to ensure Scottish Water can continue to supply water to homes and businesses. Amongst the simple steps Scottish Water suggests people can take to […]

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Keep you home safe if you’re away on holiday

by Ian Yuill on 4 July, 2018

With the summer holiday season now here, it is well worth spending a little time thinking how to keep your home and possessions secure whilst you are away on holiday. You can find some suggestions about how to keep your home and your possession safe whilst you are away on holiday here. Police Scotland provide […]

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Merry Christmas !

by Ian Yuill on 25 December, 2017

Merry Christmas from local councillor Ian Yuill and the Mannofield, Airyhall, Braeside, Broomhill, Garthdee, Kaimhill and Ruthrieston Liberal Democrats. Ian is happy to help with local problems and complaints over Christmas and New Year. Just contact him by email, phone or post.

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Whilst most of us will be enjoying the Festive break, many people will be working over Christmas and New Year to keep the rest of us safe, secure and comfortable. So thank you: Council roads staff Social workers Carers Health workers Police officers and civilians staff Ambulance service staff Fire service staff RNLI and mountain […]

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Christmas and New Year are not always a happy time

by Ian Yuill on 24 December, 2017

It’s worth remembering that Christmas and New Year may be an unhappy time for some people. Below are the contact numbers of organisations that may be able to help: Childline : 0800 1111 Samaritans : 116 123 Domestic Violence Hotline : 0808 2000 247 Mind : 0300 123 3393 Age UK : 0800 169 6565

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Get ready for winter – at home and on the road

by Ian Yuill on 26 November, 2017

With temperatures dropping and cold weather already here, be sure to be ready for winter. There is lots of information available about getting yourself, your home and you car ready for winter. You can find out more at the Met Office’s get ready for winter webpage. You can also read Scottish Water’s guide on preventing […]

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Countesswells Road is closing for resurfacing work between Countesswells Avenue and Craigton Road from 9am on Monday 20th November until 10pm on Friday 25th November. Access to homes will be maintained but no through traffic will be possible. You can read more about this here. Sign up here to receive more news and information from Ian […]

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Good news – Deeside Gardens to be resurfaced

by Ian Yuill on 28 September, 2017

Work to resurface Deeside Gardens is set to begin on Monday 9th October. Whilst it is great news that this long overdue work is to take place, it will mean there will be restrictions on driving and parking on Deeside Gardens whilst the resurfacing work is carried out. There will be a ban on driving […]

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