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Next AFCC meetings

Annual General Meeting will be held at Alvah Hall on 29th June at 18.30pm followed by a normal June meeting. Face masks must be worn and the 2 metre rule observed

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Scam warnings

Neighbourhood Watch Scotland has sent the following scam warning alerts to the Community Council. Click for full details. Scam Share Bulletin Topics this week include: Shut Out Scammers Campaign Doorstep Scams – Roofing British Gas Scam Emails Appliance Insurance Scams … Continue reading

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Nominations open for vacancies on the Community Council

Nominations are being sought to fill fifteen vacancies on Alvah & Forglen Community Council. Forms must be returned by 5pm on Tuesday, 8th June 2021, and an election will take place on Wednesday 16th June 2021 at 6.00 pm in … Continue reading

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Applications invited for projects under the Deuchries Windfarm Community Fund

The Deuchries Windfarm Community Fund receives money each year which can be used for projects intended to improve the Aberchirder & Marnoch and Alvah & Forglen areas. Applications are invited for suitable projects which will benefit these communities and should … Continue reading

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Scam Warnings

Neighbourhood Watch Scotland has sent the following scam warning alerts to the Community Council. Click for full details. Scam Share Bulletin Topics this week include: Avoid a Scamcation Virtual Cruise Scams Supermarket Delivery Scams Scam Share Spotlight – Ticketing Scams … Continue reading

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Broadband update

The Scottish Government R100 broadband program has informed the community council that at least 188 out of the approx 300 properties in Alvah and Forglen will be getting a minimum of 30Mbps broadband connection from the planned rollout in the … Continue reading

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Scam warnings

Neighbourhood Watch Scotland has sent the following scam warning alerts to the Community Council. Click for full details. DVLA Scams National Insurance Number Scams Dyson and Aldi Scam Emails Investment Scammers Online Shopping Fake Reviews Business Cyber Security Product Safety … Continue reading

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Police report

Banff Police have supplied a report for the March period to the community council which is available for download. Community Council Report – March 2021

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DVLA scam warning

Following a number of contacts to Neighbourhood Watch Scotland it would seem that the below scam email from DVLA is doing the rounds. Be careful as DVLA would not contact you in this way. This is a scam designed to … Continue reading

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Scam Alert – Royal Mail Unpaid Shipping Fee

Scam involves a text message claiming to be from the Royal Mail. The purpose of this text is to get your details and banking details so that your money can be removed from your account This article from the Independent … Continue reading

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