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


  • Morning Worship from St Moluag's Church, Tarland for Sunday 12 July is available to watch and join in here  The bible reading is Matthew, chapter 13, verses 1-9 and 18-23.


  • St Moulags Church, Tarland is open for private prayer on Wednesday and Sunday mornings from 10:00 to 11:00 hours.


  • Aboyne-Dinnet Church will continue to be open for private prayer on Mondays and Thursdays.  The church will be open on Mondays from 19:00 to 20:00 hours and Thursdays from 14:00 to 15:00 hours.  More information on the precautions we have taken and a photo showing the layout of seating in the church is attached here.  We hope to be able to offer church worship indoors from August - we are awaiting the latest guidance from the Church of Scotland and Scottish Government and once we have this will be able to confirm arrangements and dates.


  • 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.

Morning Worship for Sunday 12 July from St Moluag's Church, Tarland is available to watch and join in here


Church Services had to stop because of the Corona virus outbreak. Our Presbytery instructed us not to hold services until further notice. I am so sorry about this but as you can see from the above links we are trying to give as normal a service as possible and move towards church opening on a Sunday.  Frank



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The web site was last updated on 12 July 2020

 Recent changes include -


  • Updates to latest news - see above
  • Ministers Blog updated here