Aberdeen and Aberdeenshire

40 Coast and Country Walks

Author: Paul Webster

Publisher: Pocket Mountains



Page: 96

View: 594

Aberdeenshire has a stunning coastline with vast, spectacular sandy beaches and picturesque fishing villages. Inland is fertile, peaceful farmland rising to the moors and finally the foothills of the Cairngorms. Its beating heart is the thriving city of Aberdeen. This title helps you find the best walking routes in various parts of Aberdeenshire.

The Yule Families

Of Aberdeen City and the Surroundings, Aberdeenshire, Scotland

Author: Estella Lauder Yule Pryor




Page: 212

View: 278

Yule families of Aberdeenshire, Scotland.

Schools for Special Needs 2014

The Complete Guide to Special Needs Education in the United Kingdom

Author: Gabbitas

Publisher: Kogan Page Publishers


Category: Education

Page: 608

View: 374

Special needs provision continues to be the focus of much attention. A growing emphasis on the importance of meeting individual and often complex needs means that finding the right school for your child can be a complicated process. Schools for Special Needs is an indispensable aid for anyone investigating the legal and practical aspects of SEN provision for children and young people at all stages of education. This fully updated guide covers: assessment and identification of needs, statementing, suitable provision and school choice; all special needs from ADHD and Autism to Speech and Language Difficulty and Visual Impairment; where to seek help, parents' rights and the role of the local authority; the Special Educational Needs Code of Practice; directories of independent and non-maintained special schools, colleges and support services; state-maintained special schools, and mainstream independent schools with specialist provision.

Scotland Company Laws and Regulations Handbook

Author: Usa International Business Publications

Publisher: Int'l Business Publications


Category: Law

Page: 300

View: 535

Scotland Company Laws and Regulations Handbook

Aberdeenshire: South and Aberdeen

Author: Joseph Sharples



Category: Aberdeen (Scotland)

Page: 800

View: 434

The second of two books exploring the buildings of the north-east of Scotland, this volume surveys Aberdeen the nation s third-largest city and the southern area of Aberdeenshire, including the former county of Kincardineshire. Among Aberdeen s architectural highlights are the great medieval cathedral and burgh church of St Nicholas, the buildings of King s College, and magnificent civic, commercial and domestic buildings of the Victorian and Edwardian age. In addition, the book showcases not only Aberdeenshire s greatest houses and castles including Crathes, Craigievar and Balmoral, the royal family s Scottish estate, but also buildings and monuments as varied in scale and type as prehistoric hillforts, Georgian town houses, rural churches, fishing lodges and textile mills. Both volumes are comprehensively illustrated with specially commissioned colour photography. "

A Double Scotch

How Chivas Regal and The Glenlivet Became Global Icons

Author: F. Paul Pacult

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons


Category: Business & Economics

Page: 304

View: 654

Jack Webster's Aberdeen

Author: Jack Webster

Publisher: Birlinn Publishers


Category: Aberdeen (Scotland)

Page: 328

View: 615

Aberdeen has had its fair share of attention from historians down the centuries, but in this fresh look at the story, Jack Webster condenses the knowledge and wisdom of past research and his own experience. He observes the city's dramatic transformation in the 20th century, from an economy based on farming, fishing, textiles and granite to a Golden Age that outshone them all. Who could have guessed that the Granite City would take on an international reputation as the oil capital of Western Europe? This thoroughly readable book highlights the people who have left their mark on Aberdeen, from Robert the Bruce to Willie Miller, from Isaac Benzie and Raggie Morrison to Cocky Hunter and Ma Cameron. It brings fascinating tales of war and peace and covers everything from school and university to the history of sport, cinema and theatre, stretching from Lille Langtry to Harry Gordon and Scotland the What?