Amid its faded granite glamour, Aberdeen feels the sharp chill of tumbling oil prices

By Kevin McKenna

The North Sea boom was the making of the city – but as economic stormclouds gather, there are clear signs that times are getting tough

On Union Street, Aberdeen rises to meet you, grey in all its granite rectitude. But two years ago its citizens basked in the glory of an …read more

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