PLAQUE CONSIDERED FOR ABERDEEN MEDICAL SCIENCE PIONEER SIR ALEXANDER OGSTON

A plaque honouring an eminent Aberdeen scientist could be erected in his home city - nine decades after he died. Born on the city's...

FASHION STUDENTS AWARDED FOR CREATIVITY AT ANNUAL TAILOR'S TRADES AWARDS

Two Aberdeen students have been commended for their creativity at the annual Tailor's trade awards. The talented fashion and textile...

 
 
 
South coast city break: Southampton is well worth a visit in its own right after major investment in its attractions

SOUTH COAST CITY BREAK: SOUTHAMPTON IS WELL WORTH A VISIT IN ITS OWN RIGHT AFTER MAJOR INVESTMENT IN ITS ATTRACTIONS

At a time when holidaymakers are venturing to ever-more exotic parts of the world to find the latest hidden gem, some remain a lot...

MORAY COUNCIL CREATES FILM FOR PARENTS HUNGRY FOR INFORMATION ON NURSERY LUNCHES

A film explaining how funded nursery lunches work has been launched by Moray Council. From August 2020, children in an early learning...

 
 
 

JOY AND SADNESS AT SKYE'S OTTER SANCTUARY

It has been described as a week of mixed emotions for conservationists at the International Otter Survival Fund headquarters in Skye...

New Aberdeen lifeboat named in honour of helicopter crash victims

NEW ABERDEEN LIFEBOAT NAMED IN HONOUR OF HELICOPTER CRASH VICTIMS

The legacies of 16 men killed in a north-east helicopter crash have been remembered with the naming of a new lifeboat. Hundreds of...

 
 
 

MIKE CLARK TALKS ABOUT HIS PRIDE IN BRAVE BAND OF BROTHERS AS CATWALK BECKONS

Life has turned full circle for Mike Clark since he was sitting in the audience a couple of years ago watching “Courage on the Catwalk”...

David Knight: Climate change catastrophe or a cheese salad sandwich?

DAVID KNIGHT: CLIMATE CHANGE CATASTROPHE OR A CHEESE SALAD SANDWICH?

I was having a chat with my grandson Jacob about Dippy the Diplodocus after he travelled from Aberdeen to Glasgow to see one of the...

 
 
 
Kim's fight for life has seen her move from the cancer ward to the catwalk

KIM'S FIGHT FOR LIFE HAS SEEN HER MOVE FROM THE CANCER WARD TO THE CATWALK

Kim Keillor should have been enjoying one of the happiest times of her life when her daughter, Abbi, was born in 2015. But, in the...

Former cancer patient on course to become the first person to run the North Coast 500

FORMER CANCER PATIENT ON COURSE TO BECOME THE FIRST PERSON TO RUN THE NORTH COAST 500

A former cancer patient from Orkney was on course last night to become the first person to run the 500-plus miles of Scotland's answer...

 
 
 

CHILDREN WRITERS TASKED WITH CHANGING THE WORLD

Aspiring young writers have been tasked with writing about how they could transform the world in a nationwide competition. The annual...

Fundraising Nairn cricket match in memory of tragic climbing brothers

FUNDRAISING NAIRN CRICKET MATCH IN MEMORY OF TRAGIC CLIMBING BROTHERS

A fundraising cricket match in memory of a pair of tragic climbing brothers was a major hit with locals. The match, played yesterday...

 
 
 

PLANS IN FOR NEW INTERPRETATION PANELS WORTH OVER £500K FOR SKYE ECOMUSEUM

Plans for a dozen new interpretation panels for one of Scotland's most popular visitor hotspots have been submitted to Highland Council...

RIGHT REV SUSAN BROWN: OUR CHURCH MAY BE SMALLER BUT IT IS MORE DEEPLY COMMITTED THAN EVER TO DOING GOOD

In just a few weeks' time my term of office as Moderator will come to an end and the next Moderator will, like a new boiler, be installed. What...

 
 
 
UCAN launches campaign to bring a second robot to Aberdeen Royal Infirmary

UCAN LAUNCHES CAMPAIGN TO BRING A SECOND ROBOT TO ABERDEEN ROYAL INFIRMARY

It was the first hospital in Scotland to introduce a robotic device which could carry out major operations. And now, Aberdeen Royal...

BRAEMAR RESIDENTS ALL ABOARD CAMPAIGN FOR SUNDAY BUS SERVICE

The Braemar Tourism Group has launched a “use it or lose it” campaign to support a Sunday bus service in Deeside. Members of the local...

 
 
 

ANCIENT NAME FOR MORAY RIVER INSPIRES NAME FOR HOUSING DEVELOPMENT

The name chosen for a new housing development in Moray has been picked to reflect an ancient name of a local landmark. Hanover Housing...

NEW AFFORDABLE HOUSING DEVELOPMENT OFFICIALLY OPENED BY MSP

A new affordable housing development in Aberdeen has been opened by Housing Minister Kevin Stewart. The Aberdeen Central MSP visited...

 
 
 
Rowing club in Moray launches new skiff in drive to keep women active

ROWING CLUB IN MORAY LAUNCHES NEW SKIFF IN DRIVE TO KEEP WOMEN ACTIVE

A huge crowd gathered at a Moray port to salute a skiff crafted by a water sports club to encourage women to keep fit. Rowers already...

NORTH-EAST WAR MEMORIAL REPAIRS FINALLY BEGIN FIVE MONTHS AFTER CRASH DAMAGE

Work to repair a north-east war memorial have finally started, five weeks after the structure was knocked over in a crash. Aberdeenshire...

 
 
 



Game of Thrones season 8: Emotional Brienne of Tarth scene reduces fans to...

Game of Thrones season 8: Emotional Brienne of Tarth scene reduces fans to tears 'I cried'

GAME OF THRONES season eight returned to the small screen tonight with a thrilling second episode, featuring a host of much-loved characters. But it was Brienne of Tarth, who... Read more ...

Three children of Scotland's biggest landowner killed in Sri Lanka terror...

Three children of Scotland's biggest landowner killed in Sri Lanka terror attacks

Billionaire Ander Holch Povlsen confirmed three of his four children were killed during the Easter attacks. Read more ...

Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp delivers brutal Manchester United verdict ahead...

Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp delivers brutal Manchester United verdict ahead of Manchester City clash

The Anfield boss also admitted he will try and avoid watching the game at Old Trafford on Wednesday night. Read more ...

Champions League TV schedule: How to watch every game - fixtures, dates...

Champions League TV schedule: How to watch every game - fixtures, dates, kick-off times

Champions League contenders are gearing up for the semi-finals as the competition reaches boiling point. Tottenham stunned Manchester City after losing 4-3 in a stunning... Read more ...

Sri Lanka attacks: Eight British nationals now confirmed dead in Easter massacre

Sri Lanka attacks: Eight British nationals now confirmed dead in Easter massacre

Suicide bombers killed at least 290 people in a series of blasts at churches and hotels in Sri Lanka Read more ...

Kim Kardashian's mini-me North West, 5, boogies at father Kanye West's...

Kim Kardashian's mini-me North West, 5, boogies at father Kanye West's Sunday Service Coachella set

The daughter of Kim Kardashian, five, showed off her fancy footwork once again as she supported her dad Kanye, 41, during his Sunday Service at the Coachella Music and Arts... Read more ...

David Moyes rates Manchester United as outsiders in Premier League top-four...

David Moyes rates Manchester United as outsiders in Premier League top-four race after Everton defeat

David Moyes doesn't fancy Manchester United's chances of a top-four finish David Moyes believes Manchester United are ‘outsiders' to finish in the Premier League top four and... Read more ...

Chelsea v Burnley: How to watch Premier League on TV and live stream

Chelsea v Burnley: How to watch Premier League on TV and live stream

Chelsea are firmly in the hunt for a top-four place in the Premier League this season but need a big result against Burnley to continue their charge. The Blues have experienced... Read more ...

Arya Stark's Kill List: who's left for Needle in Game of Thrones season 8?

Arya Stark's Kill List: who's left for Needle in Game of Thrones season 8?

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The Punter's De-Brief: Pan's the man at Harbour Town

The Punter's De-Brief: Pan's the man at Harbour Town

Taiwanese golfer, C.T Pan, has won his first PGA Tour title and our man looks back at all the action from Hilton Head here... Read more ...