A wildlife charity has launched a north-east schools programme as part of its Dolphinwatch project.
Heritage Lottery Fund
A history project has been awarded £10,000 to further its archaeological work.
Councillors have backed plans to apply for £2 million lottery funding to pay for the upgrade of a popular park.
Plans to boost the popularity of a rural attraction described as “the jewel in Buchan’s crown” have forged ahead with the launch of a new funding appeal.
A community group is searching for funding to make plans to renovate a historic site a reality.