Access to free cash machines is declining in some of the most deprived communities, experts have warned.
Plans to safeguard the future of cash – from copper coins to larger banknotes – have been set out by the Government.
Communities are being stripped of their free access to cash at an “alarming” rate, with more than 1,000 ATMs having been converted to charge fees in March alone, according to Which?
The finds included ecstasy worth £1 million found in a flat in Aberdeen’s Rosemount on December 21 and £105,000 of amphetamine and heroin found at a property in rural Finzean on February 3.
Laws must be introduced across the UK to safeguard the public’s access to cash machines, MPs have been told.
Drugs worth around £2,500 has been seized by police in a north-east town.
An Aberdeen group which provides arts activities for adults with additional support needs is hoping to land its share of a £15,000 cash pot.
An Aberdeen charity has been awarded a £90,000 cash boost.
An Aberdeen lifeboat station has been given a £500 cash boost.
Police Scotland carried out 40 drug raids, seizing more than £7,000 in cash last month.
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Aberdeen residents have been among the first in the UK to get their hands on the new £1 coin as it enters circulation.
Nearly £9 million will be given to North-east school head teachers to help close the attainment gap.
An Aberdeen pensioner is celebrating today after being visited TWICE by Lady Luck.
A North-east man is facing a potential jail sentence for keeping £30,000 mistakenly paid into his bank account, which he then used to buy a car.
Money and antique coins were stolen after two North-east homes were broken into.
Fake Irish bank notes have been tendered in North-east shops.
A woman accused of stealing more than £3,000 from her employer told her boss she had used the cash to pay her bills, a court heard.
Police were today investigating after fake cash was discovered in Aberdeen.
POLICE have seized cannabis and cash in a number of drugs raids in Aberdeen.