Social distancing plans for city streets to support the NHS are given the go-ahead

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From Aberdeen City Council: An ambitious plan by Aberdeen City Council to allow for social distancing in city streets to help ensure the safe emergence from the coronavirus lockdown was today awarded a £1.76million grant from the Scottish Government’s Spaces for People fund. The grant will pay/go towards a roll out of temporary measures to allow people to walk, cycle, …

COVID-19: Staying safe whilst walking & cycling

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Updated 24th August Walking and cycling remain effective ways to improve physical and mental wellbeing. Under current guidelines from the Scottish government you can continue to get outdoors for exercise such as running, walking or cycling. You should continue to exercise responsibly in line with physical distancing guidance by staying more than 2 metres apart from others. There are a fantastic range …

COVID-19 – Changes to Public Transport

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Latest update: 5th August Aberdeen: Local restrictions in place 5th August: The Scottish Government have reimposed some lockdown restrictions in Aberdeen after a recent outbreak. To limit the outbreak, the Scottish government, in line with the local health team and Aberdeen City Council, has agreed the following new advice: People should not travel more than five miles for leisure purposes …