Pair arrested following Poppy collection tins raid Men alleged to have broken into store and taken charity cash
A smash and grab raid on a Peterhead shop saw thieves steal packed poppy tins just three days before communities come together to commemorate the 100th anniversary of Armistice Day.
They broke into the WH Smith store in the town’s Marischal Street on Wednesday night – apparently in search of high value cigarettes. Residents in Turriff are being urged to sign up for a new “on demand” minibus service.
The council-run pilot scheme will replace the Stagecoach Bluebird Town and Circular 257/258 service later this month.
Turriff Town and Circular A2B Dial-a-Bus route begins on Monday, November 19 and is free to use.
It will operate on demand, with passengers booking journeys by phone or email.
Bookings can be made up to one week in advance, or two weeks in advance for transport to medical appointments.
The service will be operated by two wheelchair-accessible council minibuses liveried as A2B dial-a-bus and is