Union Street

BHS on Union Street

Future uncertain for Aberdeen department store


A department store which has been part of Aberdeen city centre for decades could be set to close its doors after bosses of national fashion chain BHS announced the firm has filed for administration.

Almost 270 homes and businesses on Union Street have lost power.

Almost 270 Aberdeen city centre homes and businesses hit by power failure


Almost 270 homes and businesses were hit by a power cut in Aberdeen city centre today. Engineers from Scottish and Southern Energy (SSE) were called to Union Street and the surrounding area after 268 properties were left with no electricity. The power cut happened just after 9.30am and power was restored about an hour later.

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McGinty’s: Union Street, Aberdeen


When I finish work late on a weeknight but still want to take in a big Champions League game (usually the second half of proceedings) with a liquid supper, McGinty's on Union Street is my default choice for three reasons.