An Aberdeen couple Grace and George Riddell have celebrated a socially distanced 60th Wedding Anniversary at Rubislaw Park Care Home. Grace sat in the vestibule with a large cake with George in the garden. The couple enjoyed many wonderful years together. George puts the secret of their close relationship to one thing, “I just did what I was telt and that was it!”
A teenage girl who got into difficulties at Broughty Ferry Beach was rescued by Jenna Davidson from Aberdeen. The girl was being dragged away from the beach by currents. Jenna was able to stand and was able to help the teenager who had gripped on to a buoy. The local authority has since put up temporary signage to reinforce its message that people should not bathe at the beach as there is no life guard.
Aberdeen Journal‘s are asking customers to contact them about paper delivery superheroes who have gone beyond their role to give acts of kindness. To do this contact 0800 027 5040 or mail your message to Home Delivery Department, 1 Marischal Square, Broad street, Aberdeen, AB10 1BL
3 soldiers from 39 Engineer Regiment at Kinloss Barracks in Moray have completed a challenge to cover 80-110 miles along the Formartine and Buchan Way. Sgt Ledingham from Peterhead completed 110 miles in less than 24 hours even with a broken bone sustained early during the challenge. They have raised £5,130 for the NHS. Well done guys.
Brian’s selection of scripture readings this week – Jeremiah 29:12-13 (King James Version)
“Then shall ye call upon me and ye shall go and pray unto me, and I will harken unto you. And ye shall seek me, and find me, when ye shall search for me with all your heart.”