Earlier this year, a former production controller for Richards gifted us a large collection of knitwear yarns. It’s been a pleasure to catalogue them, and piece together some of the later history of the once great Broadford Works.
The firm behind plans for a new Aberdeen flat development has given the Evening Express the first glimpse of how it will look.
Plans to create 28 new homes in Aberdeen city centre have been lodged.
Councillors have approved plans to flatten a historic Aberdeen landmark to make way for a £100 million “urban village”.
An MSP has said “major lessons” need to be learned after it emerged planners have recommended flattening an Aberdeen landmark.
Planners have recommended flattening a historic Aberdeen landmark to make way for a £100 million “urban village”.
This week we’ve searched our archives for some of our favourite images showing how Aberdeen’s Broadford Works in its heyday.
New images released have shown what a former Aberdeen industrial textile site could look like in the future.
Retaining a threatened historic mill as part of a massive Aberdeen redevelopment could cost more than £11 million, according to a new report.
Detailed plans have been lodged to transform one of Aberdeen’s most well-known buildings into an urban village.
Business chiefs believe the £100 million project to transform one of Aberdeen’s most historic sites into an urban village could be a “catalyst” for improving the city centre as a place to live and work.
One of Aberdeen’s most historically significant buildings could be partially demolished as part of a £100 million project to transform it into an urban village.
Firefighters have been called to tackle a blaze at Broadford Works in Aberdeen.
Demolition work is continuing at a former Aberdeen factory site that will be home to a new urban village.
These images provide a unique insight into the history of one of Aberdeen’s oldest industrial sites. The former factory is currently in the process of being transformed into 890 homes. Scroll down and click read more to find out more about Aberdeen’s Broadford Works.
Historic Scotland has backed plans to create 890 homes as well as restaurant and bar facilities at a derelict Aberdeen factory.
Work to create 890 homes as well as restaurant and bar facilities at a derelict factory could start in 2017.
Work to clear asbestos and debris from a derelict factory is expected to be completed next month, with demolition to start shortly after.
A DEVELOPER has defended its right to not include affordable housing as part of a major Aberdeen project.
FRESH plans to build an urban village of almost 900 units on the site of a derelict factory have been lodged.
A MAN has been spotted climbing over a locked gate at a derelict factory hit by a spate of fires.
PEOPLE have been photographed on the roof of a derelict Aberdeen factory - just weeks after a massive fire which saw the owner ordered to bring in 24-hour security.
COUNCIL chiefs today took enforcement action at a fire-hit factory site in Aberdeen.
A 12-YEAR-OLD boy and a teenager have been reported in relation to a blaze at a former city factory which has been repeatedly targeted by firebugs.
A BUSINESSMAN could be slapped with an enforcement order following a spate of fires at a historic site.
FIRE crews have tackled a third blaze at a disused Aberdeen factory, following two other fires at the site in just over a week.
COMMUNITY leaders today warned lives are being put at risk after two blazes broke out at a disused Aberdeen factory in a week.
MORE than 40 firefighters tackled a blaze at a former Aberdeen factory. The incident took place at Broadford Works around 6pm yesterday. The fire is being treated as suspicious and police are following a positive line on inquiry. This video was taken by reader Matt Craig:
A 12-YEAR-OLD boy has been questioned in relation to a major blaze at a derelict factory.
FIREFIGHTERS were called to a blaze at a former Aberdeen factory.