The Core Group consists of some 11 people representing various aspects of the City.
The Chair is the Lord Provost George Adam and the Vice Chair is Dennis Davidson of Energy International Ltd and Chair of the Lord Provost’s Charity.
In addition to the two mentioned above are :
Valerie Watts, Chief Executive of Aberdeen City Council
Gordon McIntosh, Corporate Director of Aberdeen City Council
Adrian Watson , Chief Superintendent .
Alan Reid, Voluntary Services Aberdeen
Jeanette Forbes, Managing Director of PCL Group
George Esson, retired Chief Constable
Fred Dalgarno, Dean of Guild of Burgesses
Tony Dawson, James & George Collie
Sylvia Halkerston , Retired from Macphie’s of Glenbervie
The Coordinator of Aberdeen 1st is James Knowles ex Local Government Official.
This Group has been meeting basically monthly to move the campaign along and has met in the Town House, Linx Ice Arena, Village Sports Centre, and in the new library at Aberdeen University.