Grasshopper Pass sees more passengers than ever Hop On, Hop Off, Any Bus, No Fuss

Stuart Smith News

Grasshopper, the multi-operator bus pass for the north east of Scotland, is now generating over 14,000 passenger trips per month following the scheme’s expansion in June to include bus services across Aberdeenshire. The Grasshopper Pass is a partnership led by bus operators and administered by Aberdeenshire Council, which is also supported by Aberdeen City Council and Nestrans. It provides hassle-free …

New Riverside cycle path opens on River Dee

Stuart Smith News

A section of a new shared-use cycle path to link Aberdeen city centre with the Robert Gordon University campus at Garthdee was opened today [Tues 14 July 2015]. Riverdeecycle2 Aberdeen City Council has overseen the creation of the 0.7 miles stretch of the cycling-walking route along the north bank of the River Dee, between the King George VI Bridge and …

First Electric Carnival rolls out to showcase plug-in vehicles

Stuart Smith News

A new road show giving residents the opportunity to find out more about electric vehicles and available charging points will roll out in Aberdeenshire this month. The Electric Carnival will showcase a range of electric vehicles including models such as Audi’s e-Tron and BMW’s i-8, along with the Nissan Leaf. It will roll into the main car parks of towns …