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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:

Local Job Opportunity

Methlick Under Fives Group (Scottish Charity No. SC O15756) Early Years Practitioner

To work with 2- 5 year olds. Weekdays: 20 hours (including admin time) with flexibility Job share considered. Hourly rate negotiable dependent on experience.

Term time only.

Please click on the advert below to view it in [...]

2014 Heritage Project Posters – On sale this Christmas


Tarves & Barthol Chapel Church – Services


2014 Haddo House Carol Concerts


Christmas Lights Thanks 2014

We are so grateful to the team of volunteers who worked so hard over the last few weekends to put up the Tarves Christmas lights! Many thanks to Ian Massie, along with Derek, Gordon, Alistair, Gordon, Sandy, John, Bob, Mike, Doreen and Ann!! Apologies if we’ve missed anybody!

Thanks also to the shop and the [...]

Become a Friend of the Garden

There is an invite to all local people who want to help Pitmedden Garden, love gardens and want to know more, learn and help in the process. Pitmedden Garden is renowned over the UK and many friends internationally. Come along and hear about the past present and future of the Gardens with [...]


It’s beginning to look a lot like….. Pamper Time!!!

Just a few days to go until the Pamper Night –

Thurs Dec 11th 7-10pm.

Just a reminder that have a great line up of stalls too, with recent additions including Nicki Walton Crafts, The Pretty Creative and Arbonne. A great opportunity for some [...]

A Seasonal Haddo House & Country Park 2014

It’s a month of festive singing and outdoor exploration at Haddo this December…

We’ve already had a few Christmas events at Haddo, but we’re all about the festive season this month with carol concerts from the NTS, HHCOS and Haddo Voices filling the calendar.

We’re also starting a series of movie screenings, including special mother [...]