POLICE NAME ‘MUCH-LOVED HUSBAND, DAD AND GRANDAD' WHO DIED AFTER BEING STRUCK BY COACH ON MAJOR NORTH-EAST ROAD

Police have named the man who died after being struck by a coach on the A92 Aberdeen to Dundee road. Douglas McDonald, 69, from Newtonhill,...

33-YEAR-OLD CHARGED WITH MURDER AFTER MAN FOUND DEAD IN ABERDEEN

A 33-year-old has appeared in court to face a murder charge after a man was found dead in Aberdeen. Stuart Quinn, of no fixed abode,...

 
 
 

SPONSORED: UNPRECEDENTED REDUCTION IN MEMBER COMMISSION RATES AT ANM

Aberdeen & Northern Marts has announced a transformational change to livestock commission rates bringing significant reductions for...

TRAVEL: Why a fun break in Glasgow is the perfect Christmas present

TRAVEL: WHY A FUN BREAK IN GLASGOW IS THE PERFECT CHRISTMAS PRESENT

Draped in a lab coat and hunched over a beaker, I began having flashbacks to high school chemistry lessons. However, the excitement...

 
 
 

IN FULL: THE NOMINATIONS FOR THE 2020 GOLDEN GLOBES

The nominations for the 2020 edition of the Golden Globes have been revealed. Here is the list in full: BEST MOTION PICTURE - DRAMA...

FORMER DONS STAR GARY MACKAY-STEVEN REVEALS HE THOUGHT HE WAS ON A GOLF COURSE WHEN HE WOKE UP IN HOSPITAL AFTER RIVER PLUNGE

Footballer Gary Mackay-Steven has revealed he woke up in hospital after his infamous river plunge thinking he was on a golf course. The...

 
 
 

BODY RECOVERED FROM RIVER NAIRN IDENTIFIED FOLLOWING APPEAL

Police have identified a body recovered from the River Nairn following a public appeal. A woman was seen in the water opposite the...

ARGYLL ROAD CLOSED FOLLOWING CAR AND LORRY CRASH

A road in Argyll is closed following a crash involving a car and a lorry. The crash has taken place on the A819 Dalmally to Inveraray...

 
 
 

FURTHER TRAVEL DISRUPTION EXPECTED AS MET OFFICE FORECASTS HEAVY RAIN AND GUSTY WINDS

Further travel disruption is expected this week as more heavy rain and strong winds is forecasted for the north of Scotland. The Met...

HUNDREDS OF HIGHLAND PUPILS SENT HOME DUE TO NUMBER OF STAFF OFF SICK

More than 350 Highlands pupils have been sent home today due to the number of staff off sick. Nairn Academy said S1-S3 pupils's school...

 
 
 
Paul Third: Stokes is firm favourite at BBC Sports Personality of the Year in Aberdeen

PAUL THIRD: STOKES IS FIRM FAVOURITE AT BBC SPORTS PERSONALITY OF THE YEAR IN ABERDEEN

It is a measure of the esteem in which an awards show is held that any championship-winning performance in this country is quickly...

Storey has 2020 vision for in-form Caley Thistle

STOREY HAS 2020 VISION FOR IN-FORM CALEY THISTLE

Caley Thistle attacker Miles Storey hopes the Highlanders can carry their winning run into 2020 to keep the pressure up on Championship...

 
 
 

ABERDEEN BOSS MCINNES SAYS HIBS ‘TOOK FULL ADVANTAGE' OF LAPSES

Swift, organised and clinical. Hibernian were everything Aberdeen were not in their Easter Road demolition of a Dons side woefully...

Joe Lewis: Aberdeen can't use injuries as excuse for subpar showing against Hibernian

JOE LEWIS: ABERDEEN CAN'T USE INJURIES AS EXCUSE FOR SUBPAR SHOWING AGAINST HIBERNIAN

Aberdeen skipper Joe Lewis insists missing injured players is no excuse for the team not performing. The Dons were once again without...

 
 
 

JAMES BREAM: THERE'S MORE TO INFLATION THAN BALLOONS

What a weekend - it was time to put up the Christmas tree and soak up the explosive sensory feelings of the festive season. The smell...

SPONSORED: Walled Garden Café launches seasonal Christmas menu & Winter Festival

SPONSORED: WALLED GARDEN CAFÉ LAUNCHES SEASONAL CHRISTMAS MENU & WINTER FESTIVAL

Christmas has arrived at Fochaber's festive hideaway and award-winning café with the launch of its Winter Festival. Every day throughout...

 
 
 

NORTH-EAST MSPS DEMAND SAFETY ACTION ON AWPR JUNCTION ‘BEFORE FATALITY'

The Scottish Government has been urged to improve safety at a slip road on the Aberdeen bypass “before it causes a fatality”. North...

CALL FOR DORIC ENTHUSIASTS TO APPLY FOR HERITAGE GROUP'S GRANT

A heritage group is calling on people to submit their ideas for the promotion of Doric culture. The Doric Board is offering grants...

 
 
 
David Knight: Failing to remember can risk landing you in situations you won't forget in a hurry

DAVID KNIGHT: FAILING TO REMEMBER CAN RISK LANDING YOU IN SITUATIONS YOU WON'T FORGET IN A HURRY

It reminded me of the moment in I'm A Celebrity Get Me Out Of Here! when the Dingo Dollar Challenge shutter came crashing down after...

POLICE HOST ONLINE CHAT TO OFFER SUPPORT AND ADVICE IN RELATION TO DOMESTIC ABUSE

Police are hosting an online chat during which specialist officers will offer confidential advice and support as part of a national...

 
 
 



Could a 'neutral' Russia team play at the 2022 World Cup?! FIFA refuse to...

Could a 'neutral' Russia team play at the 2022 World Cup?! FIFA refuse to rule out banned nation

After being hit with a four-year blanket ban from international sporting competition, the door was left slightly ajar for a 'neutral' Russian team to play at the 2022 World Cup. Read more ...

David Leyonhjelm mocks climate change after White Island eruption

David Leyonhjelm mocks climate change after White Island eruption

David Leyonhjelm has been slammed for mocking climate change in the wake of the White Island eruption in New Zealand that has left five people dead. Read more ...

Golden Globes 2020 SNUBS: Cats, Game Of Thrones, This Is Us, Little Women...

Golden Globes 2020 SNUBS: Cats, Game Of Thrones, This Is Us, Little Women left out in the cold

Cats, starring Jennifer Hudson, James Corden and Taylor Swift, did not get a lot of GG love, though one of Swift's songs for the film was recognized. And Games Of Thrones was out. Read more ...

Jacqueline Jossa and Dan Osborne get very close hours after jungle win...

Jacqueline Jossa and Dan Osborne get very close hours after jungle win despite threesome slurs

Queen of the Jungle Jacqueline Jossa looked very loved-up with Dan as they enjoyed time together on the beach following 'cheating' rumours Read more ...

Golden Globes 2020 nominations: The Irishman, Marriage Story and 1917 honoured

Golden Globes 2020 nominations: The Irishman, Marriage Story and 1917 honoured

The Golden Globes nods have been announced The Irishman and Once Upon A Time In Hollywood have dominated the nominations for the Golden Globes 2020. The nominees for the first... Read more ...

New Zealand volcano erupts: Is eruption related to dreaded ‘Ring of Fire'...

New Zealand volcano erupts: Is eruption related to dreaded ‘Ring of Fire' activity?

NEW ZEALAND'S White Island volcano has burst into life, killing at least five people, with experts fearing the huge blast is related to the much feared Ring of Fire. Read more ...

Serial rapist Joseph McCann given 33 life sentences 

Serial rapist Joseph McCann given 33 life sentences 

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Two Wolves fans arrested by police for homophobic abuse at Brighton match

Two Wolves fans arrested by police for homophobic abuse at Brighton match

Two Wolves supporters were arrested by Sussex Police after homophobic abuse directed at Brighton fans with the club condemning their behaviour Read more ...

Russia handed four-year ban from all major sporting events by WADA

Russia handed four-year ban from all major sporting events by WADA

Russia have been banned from all major sporting events for the next four years, the World Anti-Doping Agency has confirmed. Read more ...

Anthony Joshua breaks Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor record with Andy...

Anthony Joshua breaks Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor record with Andy Ruiz Jr fight

The world stopped to watch Anthony Joshua reclaim his world heavyweight titles against Andy Ruiz Jr on Saturday night. Read more ...