Grampian Region


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Grampian Region

n
(Placename) a former local government region in NE Scotland, formed in 1975 from Aberdeenshire, Kincardineshire, and most of Banffshire and Morayshire; replaced in 1996 by the council areas of Aberdeenshire, City of Aberdeen, and Moray
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Dr Ann Humphrey, associate specialist in the Aberdeen Royal Infirmary dialysis unit and lead fundraiser for the campaign, added: "The outstanding fundraising effort saw a groundswell of goodwill from our local community and indeed all over the Grampian region, to make this unit a reality."
According to the figures, obtained by The Press and Journal under the Freedom of Information Act, safety camera units have recorded more than 42,700 incidents across the Grampian region as a whole over the past three and a half years - more than anywhere else in Scotland.
Shortly after he became Staff Tutor in the Grampian region and was later promoted to Assistant Head Teacher, Deputy Head and Head Teacher in the local area.
Which royal residence is in the Grampian region? 10.
This will be used to inform policy decisions regarding offloading techniques in the Grampian region and beyond.
"Today will see more widespread and persistent snow, particularly for north-east Scotland - Aberdeenshire and into Moray and the Grampian region.
The former First Minister made the boast as he announced plans to stand in Gordon, in the Grampian region, saying it was impossible to stay on the sidelines.
Operation Zenith was launched across the Grampian region four years ago and last week politicians and emergency services gather to mark the start of its fifth and final year in the region.
"They may not be third in line to the throne but you need to make sure you're your little prince or princess is sitting in the correct seat when travelling in your carriage (or family car)," said officials in the Grampian region of Scotland.
A delightful, brief, vividly coloured picture book telling of the early indigenous invention in the Grampian Region of north-west Victoria, of the game of Mamgrook, played with an oval football made of possum skin and stuffed with emu feathers--the possible inspiration for modern Aussie Rules football.
And to check the theory, Welsh volunteers will be compared with farmers and abattoir workers from the Grampian region in Scotland.
Grampian TV reported last week that the city council of Aberdeen in Scotland's Grampian region has been awarded an $85,000 grant from the Scottish Executive to implement a new program that will randomly administer emissions tests on vehicles traveling in the city.