INCLUSION AND TECHNOLOGY SEEN AS CRUCIAL BY GILBERT

Financial services entrepreneur Martin Gilbert has backed a World Economic Forum rallying call for a greater commitment to technological...

AUDIT COMMISSION RAPS HIGHLAND COUNCIL FOR SLOW PACE OF CHANGE AND DECLINE IN PERFORMANCE

Highland Council has been told to get on with making budget savings and improve its poor service performance, particularly in education. In...

 
 
 

POLICE ON SCENE AS CAR CRASHES INTO WAR MEMORIAL

A car has crashed into Dufftown War Memorial on Balvenie Street. Police are currently on the scene with a recovery unit after a vehicle...

DONS PUNISHED FOR POOR DISPLAY BY SLICK WELL

Aberdeen slipped four points behind Motherwell after the visitors claimed all three points in a poor game at Pittodrie. It was a night...

 
 
 

STAGGIES UNABLE TO BREAK THE DEADLOCK AS HEARTS CLAIM SHARE OF THE POINTS

Ross County and Hearts claimed their share of the points this evening after playing out a 0-0 draw at Victoria Park. The Staggies came...

FIRE SERVICE RESPONDING TO BLAZE AT POPULAR WALKING ROUTE

The fire service has responded to a blaze at a popular walking route. A spokeswoman for the fire service said they had been called...

 
 
 

FEARS MOUNT WHISKY INDUSTRY COULD BE HIT BY US RESPONSE TO ‘DIGITAL TAX'

Donald Trump has warned of “retaliatory tariffs” if the UK goes ahead with a plan to tax internet giants like Facebook and Google,...

OLI SHAW COMPLETES MOVE TO ROSS COUNTY

Oli Shaw has signed for Ross County, making the move from fellow Premiership side Hibernian for an undisclosed fee. A club statement...

 
 
 

TWO ADULTS AND INFANT TAKEN TO HOSPITAL AFTER BEING STRUCK BY CAR ON ABERDEENSHIRE ROAD

Emergency services were called to the incident on an Aberdeenshire road. Two adults and an infant were struck by a car just after 2pm...

ABERDEEN WANT TO TRIAL SATURDAY EVENING PREMIERSHIP GAME AGAINST HIBS WITH KICK-OFF POTENTIALLY AFTER 7PM

Aberdeen are planning to trial Saturday night Premiership football when Hibs visit Pittodrie in March. Following on from Saturday's...

 
 
 
ROAD TEST: Skoda winning the space race

ROAD TEST: SKODA WINNING THE SPACE RACE

Skoda's engineers must be great at Tetris. They have an uncanny knack of cramming more space into their cars than any of their rivals...

EDEN COURT TO BENEFIT FROM HUNDREDS OF THOUSANDS OF POUNDS FROM ASSETS SEIZED FROM CRIMINALS

The north's main theatre is to get a share of a £19million Government pot funded by assets seized from criminals. Inverness's Eden...

 
 
 

ABERDEENSHIRE ROAD CLOSED AFTER TWO ADULTS AND CHILD STRUCK BY CAR

Emergency services have been called to an incident on an Aberdeenshire road. Two adults and a child have been struck by a car just...

NORTHERN GOAL - THE NORTH OF SCOTLAND FOOTBALL PODCAST FROM THE EVENING EXPRESS AND PRESS AND JOURNAL

Northern Goal is the north of Scotland football podcast from the Evening Express and Press and Journal, with new episodes released...

 
 
 

HIGHLANDS TO WELCOME MORE THAN 1,000 HUSKIES FOR THE BIGGEST DOG SLED RALLY IN THE UK THIS WEEKEND

Over a thousand huskies will compete this weekend at the Siberian Husky Club of Great Britain's Sled Dog Rally in Aviemore for the...

ROW OF THREE HOMES GET GO AHEAD IN DINGWALL

Permission has been granted for a row of three houses in Dingwall, despite local objections. The two-storey homes will face Robertson...

 
 
 

OBAN LIFEBOAT LAUNCHED TO ASSIST UNWELL PATIENT FROM LISMORE

Oban lifeboat launched this morning to assist an unwell patient from Lismore. The RNLI crew were joined by a coastguard search and...

WOMAN, 91, SUFFERS LIFE-THREATENING INJURIES IN TWO-VEHICLE ABERDEEN CRASH

A 91-year-old woman was taken to hospital with life-threatening injuries after a serious accident on a busy Aberdeen road. Police are...

 
 
 

ABERDEEN'S ASH TAYLOR AIMS TO STOP CAR BUDDY CHRIS LONG IN HIS TRACKS

Aberdeen defender Ash Taylor knows exactly what he is facing as he tries to stop in-form Motherwell striker Chris Long at Pittodrie...

FINAL PHASE OF NEW DEVELOPMENT IN ARGYLL VILLAGE COMPLETED

The final phase of a 32-home development in Connel village, north of Oban, has been completed. Argyll Community Housing Association...

 
 
 



Daniil Medvedev overcomes nosebleed to storm into Australian Open third round

Daniil Medvedev overcomes nosebleed to storm into Australian Open third round

Daniil Medvedev beat Pedro Martinez 7-5, 6-1, 6-3 in the Australian Open second round. Read more ...

Terry Jones's final interview with the aid of Monty Python co-star Michael...

Terry Jones's final interview with the aid of Monty Python co-star Michael Palin describes dementia battle, as star dies aged 77

Terry's final interview was done with the aid of Michael Palin Terry Jones's final interview was done with the aid of close friend Michael Palin, which detailed his battle... Read more ...

Saudi officials were aware of Crown Prince's plans to hack Jeff Bezos' phone

Saudi officials were aware of Crown Prince's plans to hack Jeff Bezos' phone

Saudi officials were reportedly aware of Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman's alleged plans to hack Jeff Bezos' phone that was a part of an intimidation scheme against Jamal... Read more ...

Rebecca Judd sticks her sneakers inside her clothes dryer after dust storms...

Rebecca Judd sticks her sneakers inside her clothes dryer after dust storms hit Melbourne

Rebecca Judd's $7.4million mansion was covered in dirt on Thursday after wild dust storms hit Melbourne. Read more ...

Channing Tatum rekindles romance with singer Jessie J after brief split

Channing Tatum rekindles romance with singer Jessie J after brief split

An eyewitness who saw the two in Los Angeles earlier this month said that 'both were in great moods and together the whole time while giving their opinions on different items'... Read more ...

Jorge Mendes confirms Man Utd transfer target Bruno Fernandes will leave...

Jorge Mendes confirms Man Utd transfer target Bruno Fernandes will leave Sporting

Manchester United have been strongly linked with a move for Portugal international Bruno Fernandes, but they now have competition from other teams for his signature Read more ...

PICTURED: The 'WhatsApp 'hack' messages Saudi Arabian Crown prince sent Jeff...

PICTURED: The 'WhatsApp 'hack' messages Saudi Arabian Crown prince sent Jeff Bezos

Vice Motherboard published the images on Wednesday after obtaining them from the cyber security firm report into Bezos' phone. Read more ...

Manhunt in Seattle for gunman who killed one and injured five

Manhunt in Seattle for gunman who killed one and injured five

One person was killed and five were critically injured in the shooting at around 5pm local time on Wednesday near 4th Avenue and Pine Street in the heart of Seattle's downtown... Read more ...

Gigi Hadid goes from Sailor to Siren as she makes two treks down...

Gigi Hadid goes from Sailor to Siren as she makes two treks down the Jean-Paul Gaultier runway

Gigi Hadid was bestowed the honor of walking the Jean-Paul Gaultier Spring/Summer 2020 runway show during Paris Fashion Week on Wednesday. Read more ...

BBC axes Victoria Derbyshire Show 'because of costs'

BBC axes Victoria Derbyshire Show 'because of costs'

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