TAX POINTERS AS BUSINESS IN NORWAY GROWS

Scottish oil and gas industry companies are starting to see an improvement in performance and trade following a period of consolidation...

NORWAY: OUR FRIENDS IN THE NORTH

An hour. It doesn't seem like long in a busy working day and often we wish we had more of them! It may not seem like very much time...

 
 
 

RUSSELL BORTHWICK: CULTURE KEY TO BRINGING SUCCESS TO NORTH-EAST

Russell Borthwick, chief executive, Aberdeen & Grampian Chamber of Commerce Aberdeen's cultural ambitions are a key element of our...

DEDICATED FOLLOWERS OF EXPORTS

Once upon a time the words “tweed” and “twee” were synonymous. Asked to picture who would wear a tweed jacket and most people would...

 
 
 
International scientist prepare DNA test of Loch Ness in the most significant monster hunt ever

INTERNATIONAL SCIENTIST PREPARE DNA TEST OF LOCH NESS IN THE MOST SIGNIFICANT MONSTER HUNT EVER

It is one of the most famous mysteries in the world. And now, an international group of scientists is to head for Loch Ness in the...

SEVEN PEOPLE CHARGED IN CONNECTION WITH ACQUISITIVE CRIMES IN THE NORTH-EAST

Police have charged seven people, including an 17-year-old girl, for theft and housebreaking crimes across the north-east. Two people...

 
 
 

86-YEAR-OLD ABERDEENSHIRE PENSIONER FOUND AFTER REPORTED MISSING

Emily Barns was reported missing from her home in Turriff earlier this morning. It was believed the pensioner may have taken a bus...

ROSS COUNTY DUO COMMIT TO NEW DEALS

Michael Gardyne and Ross Draper have signed new one-year deals with Ross County following the club's relegation to the Championship. Co-manager...

 
 
 
Highland cow refuses to moo-ve out of the way

HIGHLAND COW REFUSES TO MOO-VE OUT OF THE WAY

The Isle of Harris isn't known for traffic jams but Mangela Coia was caught up in one when a Highland cow refused to move off the road. Driving...

ABERDEEN NEEDS TO GET BACK INTO THE BUSINESS OF BEING ARTY - IDEALLY LONG BEFORE WE HAVE STARTED EVOLVING GILLS

Stuart MacBride The business of being arty. I could start this column by quoting numbers at you, like the fact the arts and creative...

 
 
 

KEEPING CULTURE IN THE BLACK

The boss of a Scottish charity promoting closer collaboration between the cultural sector and the business community has hailed the...

MAURA PUTS ART AND SOUL INTO GALLERY

Running her own art gallery has been a dream come true for Aberdeen businesswoman Maura Tighe. She has owned Gallery Heinzel for 18...

 
 
 

HARVEY ABERDEIN: TIME TO GO AFTER 40 YEARS. WHAT I HAVE LEARNED IS ‘CHANGE OR DIE' AND DON'T SPEND TOO MUCH OF LIFE IN THE OFFICE

Harvey Aberdein is a founder partner and now consultant with Aberdein Considine All being well, June 2018 will see me complete 40 years...

THE LUNCH: REBECCA BUCHAN TALKS TO THREE OF THE MAIN DRIVING FORCES BEHIND ABERDEEN'S CULTURAL RENAISSANCE TO FIND OUT HOW THE YEAR-ROUND PROGRAMME OF EVENTS IS HELPING TO SHAPE THE CITY'S FUTURE

Since the closure of the Art Gallery and the Music Hall, Aberdeen has had to find new, and perhaps unusual, ways to display art to...

 
 
 

BRINGING NU LIFE TO THE STREETS OF ABERDEEN

Over the last two years street artists from around the world have been adding a touch of colour to the Granite City. While the traditional...

OFFICIAL PHOTOGRAPHS OF ROYAL WEDDING RELEASED

Official photographs of the royal wedding between Prince Harry and Meghan Markle have been released by Kensington Palace. The portraits...

 
 
 

DRINK-DRIVE WARNING AFTER DOZEN CAUGHT OVER THE LIMIT IN JUST THREE WEEKS

Motorists are being warned not to drink and drive, as a dozen people in the Highlands and Islands have been caught this month alone. Police...

NEW AECC WILL STAND OUT FROM THE CROWD

The new boss of the Aberdeen Exhibition and Conference Centre has said the venue will be among the best in the country when completed...

 
 
 

THEATRE OF DREAMS HOPING FOR ENCORE

Stepping into the auditorium of the historic Tivoli theatre in Aberdeen was definitely a “wow” moment. The ongoing transformation of...

THE MUSIC HALL IS A FLAGSHIP PROJECT AT THE HEART OF THE REGENERATION OF UNION STREET

Jane Spiers is Chief Executive, Aberdeen Performing Arts This year is an exceptional year for Aberdeen Performing Arts, as we look...

 
 
 



Arsenal are playing it safe appointing Unai Emery - they weren't brave...

Arsenal are playing it safe appointing Unai Emery - they weren't brave enough to go for Mikel Arteta

The Gunners made the shock decision to pull out of negotiations with Arteta and will now appoint the former PSG boss Read more ...

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle include Princess Diana's sofa in official...

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle include Princess Diana's sofa in official wedding photos

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle made sure Princess Diana's memory was kept alive in... Read more ...

Oprah had a new dress made 'overnight' for the royal wedding to avoid a...

Oprah had a new dress made 'overnight' for the royal wedding to avoid a major fashion faux pas

Oprah Winfrey was a guest to Prince Harry and Meghan Markle 's royal wedding Saturday at St. George's Chapel in Windsor, UK. She wore a pale pink Stella McCartney dress, but... Read more ...

Did you see the SHOCKING outburst from Zlatan Ibrahimovic during MLS clash?...

Did you see the SHOCKING outburst from Zlatan Ibrahimovic during MLS clash? WATCH

THIS is the moment Zlatan Ibrahimovic was sent off for slapping Michael Petrasso during LA Galaxy's clash with Montreal Impact. Read more ...

Royal Wedding first official pictures: Adorable bridesmaids and pageboys...

Royal Wedding first official pictures: Adorable bridesmaids and pageboys steal the show

PRINCE Harry and Meghan Markle, now officially known as the Duke and Duchess of Sussex, tied the knot on Saturday at Windsor Castle in a splendid display of British royal pomp... Read more ...

EastEnders' Carmel Kazemi struggles to cope during son Shakil's funeral and...

EastEnders' Carmel Kazemi struggles to cope during son Shakil's funeral and memorial

Carmel really struggles to deal with the pain of loss as her son Shakil's death takes its toll on the family and many others in Albert Square Read more ...

Adam Thomas shares first photo of newborn daughter as wife Caroline gives...

Adam Thomas shares first photo of newborn daughter as wife Caroline gives birth to second baby

Adam Thomas and wife Caroline have welcomed a second baby Adam Thomas has welcomed his second child with wife Caroline. The former Emmerdale star confirmed the news on... Read more ...

Dale Winton will be laid to rest at a 'non-religious' Humanist memorial service

Dale Winton will be laid to rest at a 'non-religious' Humanist memorial service

Dale Winton's funeral service will be held at Old Church on Marylebone Road in central London. The Supermarket Sweep star died in April aged 62. Read more ...

Camila Cabello cancels performance on Taylor Swift's tour after revealing...

Camila Cabello cancels performance on Taylor Swift's tour after revealing she was hospitalized

She not only took home a Billboard award but blessed fans with two performances on Sunday night But it appears as though Camila Cabello may have pushed herself a little too Read more ...

Radja Nainggolan retires from Belgium after World Cup snub

Radja Nainggolan retires from Belgium after World Cup snub

Radja Nainggolan has announced his retirement from international football after he was surprisingly left out of Roberto Martinez's Belgium squad for this summer's World Cup. Read more ...