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Fine Art Photography by Martin Mathieson

Local Photographer Martin Mathieson producers photographic art from his home at North Burnside of Schivas Near Tarves. People may know Martin from his displays at local school events and he has expanded to produce framed and mounted prints of stunning close up photographs and sepia tinted monochrome shots that bring a new close perspective to everyday things. or Tel 01358 761301

Haddo Highland Wear

We are a small family run highland wear business supplying quality traditional handmade highland wear. Steading 3, West Auchedly, Tarves, Ellon, Aberdeenshire, AB41 7NH Tel: 01358 761311 Out of hours: 07743 323 657 Email:

Formartine’s – Local employment vacancy


Have a great opportunity for a Kitchen Porter or Kitchen Apprentice….

This is an opportunity for someone looking to start a career in a busy kitchen environment or an experienced Kitchen Porter looking for a full time position. Our Kitchen Porter plays an important role within our busy kitchen,


Key responsibilities are:- [...]

Tarves – one of the blooming best.

Tarves was narrowly beaten this year in the Formartine in Bloom competition by arch rival and neighbour Pitmedden Village in Udny. Gordon Brown, Sheila Ewen and the rest of the Tarves Amenities Group had made a lot of improvements and the floral displays looked excellent. However, by judging day, some bad weather had caused more [...]

Kirk News – Messy Kirk again on November 2nd 2014


Garioch Fiddlers – Melvin Hall – Wed 19th November 2014


Musical Evening at Hanover Court – 30th October 2014


R&B at the Victoria Hall – Sat 25th October

R&B at the Victoria Hall – Sat 25th October


Theatre at the Victoria Hall, Ellon, 15th November 2014 – Lord Arthur Saville’s Crime


Charity Night – First Responders – Sat 15th November 2014

Fantastic prizes for a great cause in providing First Response in emergencies locally. Come and Join them for the DEAL OR NO DEAL event at the Aberdeen Arms, Tarves on 15th November. by