Welcome to the website of the linked charges of Aboyne-Dinnet and Cromar.  Aboyne-Dinnet Parish Church and Cromar Parish Church are both part of the Church of Scotland and their Minister is the Rev Frank Ribbons.


Latest News

Under Covid-19 restrictions, all places of worship are currently closed for all purposes except broadcasting a service, or conducting a funeral or wedding or civil partnership.

  •  A recorded service of Morning Worship from Aboyne-Dinnet linked with Cromar Parish Churches for Sunday 21 February is available here   The Bible readings are Genesis, chapter 9, verses 8 to 17 - Psalm 25, verses 1 to 10 - Mark, chapter 1, verses 9 to 15
  • Fareshare - The green wooden shed for Fareshare food opposite Aboyne-Dinnet Church Hall is now stocked. Please bring a bag to carry the food in. There is no need to make a booking. Please use hand sanitiser before handling items and take whatever you can usefully use. The shed will be open during daylight hours seven days a week.
  • Foodbank - Food can also be delivered through the Aberdeenshire South Foodbank - Tel. 0792 6969 408
    Your local food bank works with referral agencies to issue food vouchers to those in need of food in times of crisis. The referral system ensures you are provided with appropriate help and support for your situation. (Agencies: doctors, health visitors, social workers, Church contacts, Citizens Advice Bureau and HomeStart.) There is an Aboyne rep who will deliver an Emergency Food Box to your door once you have a voucher.

  • A new page has been added giving links to updated Crossreach content - this currently shows daily prayers here

  • Aboyne-Dinnet New Year 2021 magazine available to read here
  • Recordings of the Church services are available on audio CD or video DVD.  If you know of anyone who does not have access to the internet but would like to listen to or watch the service weekly, please let Frank or one of the Elders know.  The audio CD plays in any audio CD player and the video DVD will play in a DVD player attached to a TV.

The previous service recordings are available here  These are generally kept visible for a month but any older recordings can be obtained by emailing wemaster@aboyne-dinnet-cromar-churches.org.uk




You can follow Aboyne-Dinnet Church on Facebook - click here

You can follow Cromar Church on Facebook - click here

 You can follow Aboyne-Dinnet Church Community Life Group on Facebook - click here

The web site was last updated on 21 February 2021

 Recent changes include -


  • Link to Crossreach daily prayers added here
  • Updates to latest news - see above
  • Aboyne-Dinnet New Year 2021 magazine added here