GROUPS ACROSS SCOTLAND WIN QUEEN'S AWARD FOR VOLUNTARY SERVICE

A north-east arts group, the organisers of an Aberdeenshire boat festival and a community car scheme in Wester Ross are just some of...

POSITIVE START TO WEEK FOR MARKETS ON BOTH SIDES OF ATLANTIC

Financial markets on both sides of the Atlantic started the week in forward gear despite a weekend of violent protests in the world's...

 
 
 
Police on scene as huge queues form at Aberdeen recycling centres on day facilities across Scotland reopen

POLICE ON SCENE AS HUGE QUEUES FORM AT ABERDEEN RECYCLING CENTRES ON DAY FACILITIES ACROSS SCOTLAND REOPEN

Police were on scene as queues trailed around streets surrounding three Aberdeen recycling centres today - as the facilities finally...

‘It's still there. ready to pounce': First Minister threatens to bring in new laws after mass breaching of lockdown guidance at weekend

‘IT'S STILL THERE. READY TO POUNCE': FIRST MINISTER THREATENS TO BRING IN NEW LAWS AFTER MASS BREACHING OF LOCKDOWN GUIDANCE AT WEEKEND

Nicola Sturgeon has threatened to introduce tough new laws restricting social activities and travel, after police were forced to hand...

 
 
 

LITTERBUGS LEAVE BURNED BED, DIRTY NAPPIES AND SMASHED BOOZE BOTTLES AT ABERDEENSHIRE BEAUTY SPOTS

Litterbugs discarded smashed booze bottles, soiled nappies and even the burned remains of beds at north-east beauty spots in the first...

BURST PIPE CAUSES MAJOR DAMAGE TO HIGHLAND SCHOOL

A Highland school being used for key workers' children was closed after a burst water pipe caused major damage to the building. Highland...

 
 
 
‘A whole new species of craziness': MPs face kilometre-long queues to vote on plans to fully reopen Parliament

‘A WHOLE NEW SPECIES OF CRAZINESS': MPS FACE KILOMETRE-LONG QUEUES TO VOTE ON PLANS TO FULLY REOPEN PARLIAMENT

MPs will face a kilometre-long queue to vote on a plan to fully reopen Parliament tomorrow. Commons leader Jacob Rees-Mogg has summoned...

ABERDEENSHIRE COUNCIL LEADER TO BE REPLACED AFTER LEAVING CONSERVATIVES FOR INDEPENDENT GROUP

A new leader is to be appointed at Aberdeenshire Council following a surprise change in political allegiances. Jim Gifford, who currently...

 
 
 
First Scottish Rum Festival to go ahead online

FIRST SCOTTISH RUM FESTIVAL TO GO AHEAD ONLINE

While it may not be able to run as first envisioned, festival organisers are gearing up for its inaugural event this summer. A Scottish...

Robert Nevison keen to extend his spell with Fort William

ROBERT NEVISON KEEN TO EXTEND HIS SPELL WITH FORT WILLIAM

Robert Nevison is keen to remain a constant in what could be a new-look Fort William team next season. Fort took in a batch of nine...

 
 
 

EMERGENCY SERVICES IN ATTENDANCE FOR ABERDEEN FIRE

A man has been taken to hospital after a small fire broke out at a high-rise flat in Seaton this afternoon. Three fire engines were...

Endometriosis inquiry presents ‘real opportunity' to improve support for 1.5 million sufferers

ENDOMETRIOSIS INQUIRY PRESENTS ‘REAL OPPORTUNITY' TO IMPROVE SUPPORT FOR 1.5 MILLION SUFFERERS

The new chairwoman of charity Endometriosis UK said a Westminster inquiry into the condition presents a “real opportunity” to deliver...

 
 
 
Food TV Fortnight: Meet the people keeping Britain going in lockdown, and take a culinary trip with James Martin and Nick Nairn

FOOD TV FORTNIGHT: MEET THE PEOPLE KEEPING BRITAIN GOING IN LOCKDOWN, AND TAKE A CULINARY TRIP WITH JAMES MARTIN AND NICK NAIRN

While foodies might rule in the kitchen, it's time to take charge of the TV remote control as Rebecca Shearer rounds up her top picks...

CAMANACHD CUP FINAL TO TAKE PLACE IN KINGUSSIE IN 2021

Next year's Tulloch Homes Camanachd Cup final will be held at the Dell in Kingussie. The Dell had been due to host this year's final...

 
 
 

REGIONAL BREAKDOWN: FIVE NEW COVID-19 CASES ACROSS NORTH AND NORTH-EAST IN PAST 24 HOURS

A total of 78 people are in hospitals across the north and north-east after testing positive for coronavirus. The latest figures from...

First Minister promises to build public trust in Test and Protect following NHS Orkney coronavirus data breach

FIRST MINISTER PROMISES TO BUILD PUBLIC TRUST IN TEST AND PROTECT FOLLOWING NHS ORKNEY CORONAVIRUS DATA BREACH

Faith in the Test and Protect system could be undermined should data breaches like the one committed by NHS Orkney be repeated, Nicola...

 
 
 
EYEWITNESS: When Fergie brought giants and Red Devils to Pittodrie to honour Teddy Scott

EYEWITNESS: WHEN FERGIE BROUGHT GIANTS AND RED DEVILS TO PITTODRIE TO HONOUR TEDDY SCOTT

It was the night that Red Devils and giant behemoths joined forces at Pittodrie in honour of an Aberdeen legend. But when Alex Ferguson...

We try out handmade fuss-free pasta dishes delivered to your door in Aberdeen

WE TRY OUT HANDMADE FUSS-FREE PASTA DISHES DELIVERED TO YOUR DOOR IN ABERDEEN

As more and more eateries launch make-your-own kits, Julia Bryce puts this local pasta box with homemade treats to the test. Right...

 
 
 
Buckie manager Graeme Stewart joins those speaking out against Highland League action behind closed doors

BUCKIE MANAGER GRAEME STEWART JOINS THOSE SPEAKING OUT AGAINST HIGHLAND LEAGUE ACTION BEHIND CLOSED DOORS

Graeme Stewart believes supporters are the lifeblood of the Highland League. That's why it makes sense to the Buckie Thistle manager...

FORMARTINE UNITED SIGN JONNY SMITH FROM INVERURIE LOCOS

Formartine United have signed Jonny Smith from Inverurie Locos. The 31-year-old former Cove Rangers attacker joins after a three-year...

 
 
 



Trump Threatens To Deploy Military To Halt Anti-Racist Protests

Trump Threatens To Deploy Military To Halt Anti-Racist Protests

Donald Trump has threatened to deploy the country's military unless state authorities put an end ti ongoing demonstrations across America. Describing himself as the “president... Read more ...

Porsche 911 Targa 4S Heritage Design marks bespoke push

Porsche 911 Targa 4S Heritage Design marks bespoke push

Limited-edition model features design elements from early Porsche sports cars The new Porsche 911 Targa 4S Heritage Design is the first of four classic-led special editions and... Read more ...

17 incredible photos from SpaceX's historic mission to send NASA astronauts...

17 incredible photos from SpaceX's historic mission to send NASA astronauts to the space station

SpaceX launched its first astronauts on Saturday - a mission called Demo-2. NASA astronauts Bob Behnken and Doug Hurley arrived at the International Space Station on Sunday... Read more ...

Chelsea confident of beating rivals to £49m-rated striker's signature this...

Chelsea confident of beating rivals to £49m-rated striker's signature this summer

According to ESPN , Chelsea will switch their attentions to signing Timo Werner if the RB Leipzig sensation expressed a desire to join the Blues. ESPN report that Frank... Read more ...

Coronation Street spoilers: Yasmeen Nazir reveals shocking Geoff Metcalfe...

Coronation Street spoilers: Yasmeen Nazir reveals shocking Geoff Metcalfe murder secret

Yasmeen Nazir will give Coronation Street fans lots of hope in upcoming scenes as, being away from the controlling grasp of Geoff Metcalfe allows her to start seeing the... Read more ...

Victoria Beckham 'made £1million by NOT joining the Spice Girls reunion tour'

Victoria Beckham 'made £1million by NOT joining the Spice Girls reunion tour'

Victoria shunned singing in13 comeback gigs around the UK but made the hefty sum off the back of the renewed interest in the band. Meanwhile, her eponymous label continues to... Read more ...

Donald Trump threatens to deploy military to end George Floyd riots and...

Donald Trump threatens to deploy military to end George Floyd riots and ‘dominate' streets

Donald Trump threatened to deploy the US military across the country to quell violence seen in the George Floyd protests. AP - Getty Donald Trump threatened to deploy the... Read more ...

E!'s Nina Parker Shares Ways to Take Action & Get Involved Amid Nationwide...

E!'s Nina Parker Shares Ways to Take Action & Get Involved Amid Nationwide Protests

In the week following George Floyd's death-which reignited a nationwide conversation about issues like systemic racism and police brutality-many have been left feeling... Read more ...

Riverdale star Cole Sprouse arrested at George Floyd protest and calls on...

Riverdale star Cole Sprouse arrested at George Floyd protest and calls on celebs to ‘stand as an ally'

Cole Sprouse detailed his experience at a George Floyd protest Cole Sprouse was arrested while ‘peacefully' protesting George Floyd's tragic death. The star took part in the... Read more ...

Leigh-Anne Pinnock shares details of her new fiancé Andre Gray's romantic...

Leigh-Anne Pinnock shares details of her new fiancé Andre Gray's romantic proposal

During an appearance on her bandmate's new MTV show Served! With Jade Thirlwall, Leigh-Anne revealed how Andre pulled out all the stops for the big moment last week. Read more ...