Aberdeen sushi business launches a new ‘lockdown’ platter
Ideal for sushi-lovers, the platter is available for collection and delivery this week from Thursday to Sunday. The platter, which costs £21.50, can be collected from Miso Hungry’s premises on Chattan Place.
Enhance your outfit with rings produced by North East designers
Just because we’re all stuck at home, doesn’t mean we can’t continue to lift our outfits with the addition of stylish accessories.
Aberdeen creative to host daily drawing and colouring classes on Facebook
Ideal if you wish to escape the lockdown blues, illustrator Johanna Basford will host the classes every day at 4pm on Facebook Live.
Aberdeen cafe to offer three-course Burns Night dinner for delivery
Foodies will also be able to collect the three-course meal from The Sitting Room’s premises on Berrymuir Road in Portlethen.
TikTok wrap hack comes to ice-cream parlour in Fraserburgh
Partridges is now offering a delicious-looking dessert wrap at its premises on High Street in Fraserburgh.
Aberdeen-based healthy food cafe launches delivery service
The Key is now offering delivery within a 10-mile radius of its premises on Regent Quay, capturing the city centre, Blackburn, Bridge of Don, Westhill, Kingswells, Balmedie and Portlethen.
Aberdeen bistro announces Burns Night supper offering
210 Bistro, based on Market Street, is offering the supper for collection or delivery (within an eight-mile radius) between 3pm and 5pm on Saturday January 23.
Diane Norrie creates striking jewellery in Aberdeenshire
Working with Swarovski crystals and pearls, Aberdeenshire creative Diane Norrie also makes colourful resin and mixed media jewellery.
Aberdeenshire’s Ingrained Inc brings rustic farmhouse aesthetic to interiors
“Our items bring a cosy, homely atmosphere and rustic farmhouse aesthetic to most spaces,” says Lauren Searle, owner of Ingrained Inc.
Evening Express and Aberdeen Sports Village team up to stream free fitness videos
Running from Monday to Sunday, the videos will be streamed on the Evening Express Facebook page every morning at 8am. The clips will then be available to view and interact with after they have been streamed.
North East’s Kilted Chef serves up £100,000 for cancer charity
Craig Wilson, who owns Eat on the Green in Udny, has been fundraising for good causes for the last 15 years. On Hogmanay, he reached the £100,000 mark for Friends of Anchor.
Bonobo Cafe leading the local, vegan way in Aberdeen
Setting up Bonobo cafe after going vegan themselves, Claire Sweeney and Sarah Mouat hoped to create a vegan community hub in Aberdeen.
Alford catering firm launch cocktail club
Country Flavours of Alford are encouraging locals to get involved in their latest service, which provides subscribers with a tasty cocktail hamper every week.
Rowies (or is it butteries?) by post!
A talented baker has launched a new ‘butteries by post’ service. Aberdeen-based The Bread Guy now offers packs of butteries for delivery.
Valentines boxes launched by The Larder in Huntly
Ideal for chocolate-lovers, the boxes include heart-shaped cake pops, chocolate bars, chocolate-dipped strawberries, and a pot of ganache dipping sauce and strawberries for dipping.
Celebrate Veganuary with Aberdeenshire’s Dreamy Goat Coffee Co
Based in Inverurie, the business has grown rapidly since launching in June. Despite deciding to open the doors of the cafe during the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic, Courtney O’Grady has continued to provide customers with an impressive selection.
Irish stand-up comedian to return to Aberdeen later this year
Aberdeen’s comedy fans are set for an evening of world-class entertainment from Jimeoin, the Irishman internationally celebrated as one of live stand-up’s true masters.
North East museum launches crowdfunding bid for new outdoor space
Grampian Transport Museum in Alford is home to an array of marvellous machines but the new lockdown rules mean it is closed.
Vacant north-east industrial unit could become dance studio
Stonehaven-based Rhythm Nation has applied for a change of use for the building at Spurryhillock Industrial Estate.