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  Ellon - Aberdeenshire Towns Partnership, Scotland
Ellon probably derives its name from the Gaelic 'Eilean' meaning island and the town's historical significance is based on its situation at the ford on the River Ythan.
Ellon was one of the places burned in the harrying of Buchan in 1308, following Robert the Bruce's defeat of the Comynes near Oldmeldrum.
Ellon Riverside Park: The riverside area is easily accessible to the public and includes a footpath which runs alongside the river for the length of the town.
www.atap.org.uk /ellon/index.htm   (1666 words)

Ellon Business and Traders' Association was formed in 1989 in order to further the interests of business people and traders in the Ellon area and to provide a forum for the same business people to decide on ways of helping and serving the Ellon Community.
Ellon and its river are inseparable, the river even providing the town with its name by dint of the islands dotted about mid stream, but the same River provides a great deal more than a mere feature, it provides a wildlife habitat of great diversity where the truly natural co-exist with the obviously man-made.
With the expansion of Ellon and decrease in farming population, the school, at the moment, is a single teacher school with 16 pupils all in one classroom.
www.ellon.co.uk /history.html   (4015 words)

 Hotels in Ellon Scotland accommodation - Ellon hotels accommodation in Scotland Aberdeenshire Scottish highlands
Ellon is just off the A90, about 16 miles north of Aberdeen.
Ellon provides an ideal base for visitors wishing to visit National Trust and Historic Scotland properties in the area, as well as being close to magnificent beaches and coastal villages.
It is one of the most famous castles in Scotland, first erected in 1597 by the 9th Earl of Erroll.
www.kayukay.co.uk /ellonhotels.html   (330 words)

 North East Scotland Information, Events & Business Directory - Planlocal
Ellon, "Eilean" meaning island in Gaelic is situated on the River Ythan, on the A90, seventeen miles north of Aberdeen and seventeen miles to the south of Peterhead.
The highlight of Ellon's summer is the annual Ythan Raft Race, held in may. Over 100 entrants race from Ellon to Logie Buchan with 4,000 spectators cheering them on.
There are many sports and recreational facilities in Ellon such as; The Meadows Sports Complex which has several all weather pitches, well used by rugby players, footballers and hockey players, there is also squash and badminton clubs and the swimming pool at the Community Centre in the academy.
www.planlocal.com /about/ellon.asp   (326 words)

 About Ellon
Ellon has a well-developed town strategy and has been working towards this over the last five years.
While Communities Scotland contribute significantly larger amounts (£3million per annum) this generally directed to supporting housing initiatives by social housing providers, or to support the private sector in affordable housing provision.
The structure for Ellon is shown in the diagram.
www.britnett-carver.co.uk /susset/prods/3.html   (858 words)

 Ellon property for sale & rent
Ellon is now mainly a feeder town to Aberdeen and has a good link to the City of Aberdeen via the A90 although the town has been a settlement for hundreds of years.
Ellon benefits from a community centre, which also includes a swimming pool and café.
Ellon also has one of north-east Scotlands's youth groups, which is centred around the Ythan Centre, a building dedicated to serving the needs of Ellon's teenage population.
www.classifieds.uk.com /ellon.htm   (160 words)

 BBC SPORT | SCOTLAND | Ellon triumph in Bowl final
Skipper Neil Hendry was the toast of Ellon after his two late tries clinched the BT Cellnet Bowl for his side.
It was appropriate that Ellon's tries came from line-outs since they had dominated at the throw-ins throughout.
Ellon coach Alex Duncan said: "I'm delighted for the players; they're a great bunch of boys who have played good rugby all season.
news.bbc.co.uk /sport1/low/scotland/1941100.stm   (219 words)

 NQ - feature article on innovation at Ellon Academy
Ellon Academy in Aberdeenshire has implemented a successful strategy for using ICT in teaching, learning, administration and staff development.
Ellon Academy is a secondary school of approximately 1400 pupils.
We're very fortunate in Ellon to have some members of staff who are willing to provide this additional support (paid out of the NOF budget).
www.ltscotland.org.uk /nq/sharingpractice/sharingpracticeatoz/ellon.asp   (2676 words)

 The Rotary Club of Ellon
Quietly, in thousands of different ways, we are working to make the world a better, healthier, and safer place.
The Rotary Club of Ellon is club number 18740 of District 1010 of Rotary International (club number 1221 of Rotary International in Great Britain and Ireland)
Ellon Rotary works to improve the quality of life for everybody.
www.ellonrotary.org.uk   (335 words)

 Paul Sturrock - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Paul Whitehead Sturrock (born 10 October 1956, Ellon, Aberdeenshire, Scotland) is the current manager of Swindon Town and the former manager of Sheffield Wednesday, Southampton, Plymouth Argyle, Dundee United and St Johnstone.
He made his full international debut for Scotland v Wales on 16 May 1981, and on 8 November 1981, he scored his first goal for Scotland in the 2-1 World Cup qualifier defeat v Portugal in Lisbon.
He was a non-playing member of the Scotland squad for the 1982 World Cup finals in Spain and appeared twice in Mexico in 1986.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Paul_Sturrock   (1441 words)

 Ellon Estate Houses Agents Property Sales Scotland UK
Ellon Estate Houses Agents Property Sales Scotland UK UK Ellon in Scotland Estate Agents with property to sell
AC & Co We are Scotland’s leading Solicitor / Estate Agents with the Country's biggest branch office network.
From our offices in Aberdeen and Ellon we specialise in all types of property for sale or to lease in and around Aberdeen Our office in Perth is mainly concerned with new build properties in Central Scotland and our office in Edinburgh deals with planning applications and appeals.
www.ukwebstart.com /listhouseellon.html   (279 words)

 Highland holiday cottages - self-catering accommodation in Ellon, scotland
In Ellon (Grampian Highlands), you will come across millions of different outdoor activities to follow for small and large groups.
Scotland is the Mecca of Golf and has lots of the most famous links courses on the Globe.
Scotland attracts plenty of travellers who like trekking either up one of the well known peaks or amongst the magnificent panorama.
www.highland-holiday-home.co.uk /ellon.htm   (166 words)

 Scotland on Sunday - Sport - Rugby - O'Donnell makes difference for West   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
Thereafter, Ellon piled on the pressure with massive prop Regan Stark leading the charge to the West line.
A great move put Craig Nicol over but, in trying to narrow the angle for the conversion, he was tackled and turned and he failed to get the ball to ground.
Ellon: D Bone; A Cadzow, D Beattie, E Adie, A Robertson; M Ryan, T Patterson; B Kenny, M Cox, R Stark, A Gillies, F Fiti, C Nicol, E Mackay, W Lipp.
scotlandonsunday.scotsman.com /rugby.cfm?id=644812006   (536 words)

 ellon - Ask.com Web Search
Ellon is a town of about 13,000 people in Aberdeenshire, Scotland, approximately 16 miles north of Aberdeen.
A Secondary School in Ellon the N.E of Scotland.
Ellon Academy is a secondary comprehensive school in the Aberdeenshire, Scotland for 1,300 local pupils and 100 teachers.
search.ask.com /web?q=ellon   (244 words)

 Glasgow University Archive Services - Collections - Summary Catalogue - Records of Ellon Savings Bank, Ellon, ...
The first Ellon Savings Bank was established as the Ellon and District Savings Bank in 1835 and certified under the Savings Bank Act of 1839.
The Ellon records were centralised at the Holburn Branch, 8 Holburn Street, Aberdeen, AB10 6LP.
This led to the selection for preservation of the records of one town and one county branch in their entirety from each regional centre plus selected materials from other branches and offices.
www.archives.gla.ac.uk /collects/catalog/tsb/001-050/tsb004.html   (534 words)

 Aberdeenshire Council - Ellon Statistics
Ellon is the largest settlement in the Formartine area.
Source: General Register Office for Scotland mid-year estimates (www.gro-scotland.gov.uk) and Council forecast.
The build rate in the settlement has increased considerably since 2001 as the large site (628 units in total) at Knockothie to the north of the settlement got underway.
www.aberdeenshire.gov.uk /statistics/area/ellon.asp   (418 words)

 Ellon Poland Reports   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
He added that the levels of commitment shown by the delegates from Scotland were proof positive that the time and money spent on SusSET was a sound investment.
A population of 12000 puts Puck slightly ahead of Ellon's 9000 but the similarities are evident between the two.
The Ellon contingent were shown plans for the improvement of the main square in Puck, and were able to pass on their own experiences regarding the approach to redeveloping the Ellon riverside and how the community had become involved.
www.britnett-carver.co.uk /susset/ellonpolandreport.html   (2052 words)

 Ellon Town Profile
Up to the mid-1930s cargo vessels on the Ythan between Ellon and Newburgh transported coal and lime upstream and grain downstream.
To protect the natural beauty and preserve amenity value the Ythan Amenity Trust was formed in 1980.
As part of the Aberdeenshire Towns Action Programme which brings together Aberdeenshire Council, Scottish Enterprise Grampian, Communities Scotland, commerce and community representatives an economic strategy has been prepared for Ellon.
www.atap.org.uk /ellon/town_profile.htm   (331 words)

 Where to Visit / Historic Houses Directory : Scotland Magazine
Hill House NTS Helensburgh, Argyll and Bute, Scotland.
Hill of Tarvit Mansion-House NTS Cupar, Fife, Scotland.
House of the Binns NTS Linlithgow, West Lothian, Scotland.
www.scotlandmag.com /directory/where_to_visit/historic_houses   (81 words)

 Ellon Plant Hire Company Profile   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
Recently Celebrating 30Years in Business, Ellon Plant Hire is a private company formed in 1973.
As the oil boom developed, a market was identified for further expansion in the early 1980s when small scale construction work was commenced.
Also run in conjunction with the hire operations is a contractual side undertaking work ranging from large site earthworks, siteworks, land drainage, sewers to minor road works and driveways.
www.ellon-plant-hire.co.uk /profile.htm   (134 words)

 Ellon hotels. Hotel reservations in Ellon. Cheap hotel rooms and discount b&b accommodation.   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
Many Ellon hotels are shown with a photo gallery, details of the hotel grade, room descriptions, rates and availability, and also a map showing exactly where in Ellon the hotel is located.
Airport hotels close to Ellon, bed and breakfasts and guest houses close to sporting and entertainment venues, we provide the information so your hotel in Ellon is exactly what you need.
All your comments about our Ellon hotel listings and accommodation providers are very important and help us to better serve the needs of all our customers.
www.hotellink.co.uk /docs/uk/scotland/aberdeenshire/ellon/hotels001.htm   (528 words)

 Scottish Hotel - The Buchan Hotel - Ellon, Aberdeenshire, Scotland   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
Buchan Hotel is also within a short drive to the Ythan Estuary, Forvie Nature Reserve at Collieston, historic places such as Haddo House, Pitmedden gardens and the ever popular Castle and Whisky Trails.
For the fishing enthusiast the River Ythan is close by.
Within Ellon itself there is the community swimming pool and the Meadows Sports Complex catering for a wide range of sporting activities.
www.buchanhotel.co.uk /about.htm   (161 words)

In Scotland there are over a thousand teams, the principle cup competition is the OVD Junior Cup which in recent years has been dominated by the larger clubs located in the central belt.
In October 2006 following the resignation of Steve King and Scott Brown, Gary Forbes was appointed as the new Ellon Utd manager.
and are not necessarily the views of Ellon United officials.
www.ellonunitedjfc.co.uk   (339 words)

 Kite Aerial Photography - Jan van der Elsen Intro
Ellon, Scotland UK A note from Benton: In October 1996, I started a correspondence with Jan van der Elsen, a colleague of Simon Harbord and an aspiring kite aerial photographer.
With a name like mine, you must have figured out that I am not a native of the beautiful country of Scotland.
I know, sounds strange for flying in Scotland but I have had more days with insufficient wind than days I couldn't fly because of gales!
arch.ced.berkeley.edu /kap/others/vdelsen1.html   (1406 words)

 Genealogy Data
Marriage: 6 Jan 1835 in Ellon, Aberdeen, Scotland
Marriage: 3 Sep 1886 in Newington, Edinburgh, Scotland
Marriage: 10 Oct 1902 in Ladhope, Galashiels, Selkirk, Scotland
www.culter.net /html/dat21.html   (497 words)

 Jobs in Ellon
Below is a selection of jobs in Ellon.
On the right we have also listed recruitment agencies that offer full and part time jobs in Ellon.
Operating from 150 branches, the Hays Office Support specialist recruitment consultants find jobs for purchasing, marketing and HR professionals at junior to mid-management level — and for clerical and administrative staff.
www.agencycentral.co.uk /jobsearch/bytown/aberdeenshire-ellon.htm   (1108 words)

 UK-GolfGuide.com: : Golf Clubs within a 30 mile radius of McDonald Golf Club in Ellon in Scotland
Please bear in mind that the distances are as the proverbial crow flies and it may be that the odd mountain or expanse of water will make some of the mileages a tad less than precise!
The marker on the small map indicates the approximate position of McDonald Golf Club in Ellon.
To view a larger map in a popup window showing the positions of all the courses listed on this page please click here.
www.uk-golfguide.com /scotland/ellon~26105_area_courses.html   (122 words)

 Estate Agents in Ellon, Aberdeenshire UK   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
accessplace » estate agents » aberdeenshire » ellon  
Crendon House is an established estate agents with over 35 years experience of selling and letting properties in the Buckinghamshire area.
Answers - ask questions and share your knowledge of Estate Agents with people online.
www.accessplace.com /estate-agent/aberdeenshire/ellon.htm   (52 words)

 Café Forum | Scotland Coffee Companies
An eclectic coffee bar and cafe situated in the beautiful old part of Elgin, North Scotland.
More than just a coffee bar, Tinderbox is a place to enjoy great espresso and meet with friends.
Espresso Services is a professional coffee machine supply company able to provide all makes of commercial espresso coffee makers.
www.lucidcafe.com /cafebystate/scotforum.html   (716 words)

 Grampian Catering Equipment - Ellon, Aberdeenshire, Scotland.
So whether you require a single item or a complete kitchen, contact the experts with more than 20 years experience.
Projects completed by Grampian Catering Equipment include Josephines, Aberdeen, Morgan McVeighs, Colpy, Dundee United F.C., Buchan Hotel, Ellon, Bridge Bar, Ellon, Newmachar Golf Club, Ashvale Chip Shop, Brechin, Mikes Famous Fish & Chips, Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire Council (Ellon Academy).
Our fully trained staff are available to discuss your requirements in more details.
www.grampiancateringequipment.co.uk /profile.htm   (271 words)

 Udny Arms Hotel Ellon, Aberdeenshire. Hotel reservations at Udny Arms Hotel. Hotels in Ellon Aberdeenshire.   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
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