Town conference in Broch next week

Aberdeenshire Council's Woodhill House headquarters.
Aberdeenshire Council's Woodhill House headquarters.

The second Aberdeenshire Town Conference will take place in Fraserburgh next Friday April 22.

This year the conference will address issues around empty, vacant and void properties within local town centres and anyone who wants to go should book now.

Organised by Aberdeenshire Council as part of North East Business Week, it takes place from 10am to 2pm at Fraserburgh Leisure Centre.

The free event will allow anyone with an interest in property and investment to come together and hear from a range of keynote speakers expert in their fields.

The Council’s regeneration and town centres manager, Christine Webster, will launch the council’s new Property Investment Fund.

This will be available to investors and property owners in Peterhead, Fraserburgh, Banff and Macduff, to help bring empty and derelict buildings back into use.

Moira Simpson, an affordable housing development officer, will give information on the Aberdeenshire Empty Homes Loan Fund.

Information on funding options will be also be provided by RBS Business Director Keith Pope.

You can view the conference and book on Eventbrite. )