Welcome to the web presence of the Braeside and Mannofield Community Council.
Community Councils are statutory bodies, set up by an Act of Parliament. Their term of office is 3 years and they receive an annual grant from the City Council.
They have no executive powers although being close to and part of the local community they play a vital role in representing the views of the community to local authorities and other public bodies.
Anyone who lives within the Community Council area and whose name is on the electoral roll can be nominated or apply to become a Community Councillor.
There are also places for young people aged 16 and 17 years and other co-options are allowed.
The Braeside and Mannofield Community Council has an upper limit of 12 members.
For full information about Community Councils download the Aberdeen City Council Handbook from the document archive.

In compliance with the General Data Protection Regulation, Braeside and Mannofield Community Council have a data privacy policy. That policy can be viewed by clicking here

You can email us at bandmcommcouncil@gmail.com

Monday, 14 March 2016

Minutes of Meeting - 23 February 2016

The minutes of the Community Council meeting of 23 February 2016 are now available by clicking here, or by using the link in the Document Archive Section on the right of this page.

If there are issues within them, or comments that you want to make, please feel free to leave a comment here or email us on bandmcommcouncil@gmail.com

The next meeting of the Community Council will commence at 7pm prompt on Tuesday 22 March 2016 within the Community Room at Airyhall Primary School.

The Agenda for this meeting can be viewed by clicking here

Tuesday, 8 March 2016

Local Policing Report - February 2016

The West End Local Policing Team has just published it's Performance Summary for February 2016.

The main points of the report are:

Since January, Quality of life calls have reduced by 3 from 7 to 4
(Drug/substance misuse - 1 and public nuisance - 3)

There was 1 reported Housebreaking from a garage and 2 reported thefts from motor vehicles.  1 Vandalism was reported.

Overall reported crimes were down by 4

The local policing team are based at Whinhill and request that if any suspicious activity is seen they are contacted, either as an emergency on 999 or on the Police Scotland Service Centre at 101.

Follow the Local Policing Team on Twitter @AberdeenSPolice   #WestEndCPT

Also available are the three following contact email addresses for the West End:


Click here to download Inspector McKinnon's report

Wednesday, 2 March 2016

Withdrawal of bus fare cards

First Aberdeen have announced that from 3 April 2016 they no longer be accepting fare cards on bus. 

The bus company are introducing new ticket machines intended to speed up boarding times. As part of this process, fare cards will be withdrawn from use.

Anyone who has a fare card can call into the First Bus Travel Centre at 47 Union Street and a refund will be arranged.

Customers who use fare cards and are looking for an alternative ticket product, can look on the First Aberdeen website for a list of products.