NORTH-EAST ROAD SHUT AS POLICE ATTEND CRASH

A section of north-east road has been shut this afternoon following a crash.

AUNT KATE'S KITCHEN: GO BANANAS FOR THESE BAKING RECIPES FROM THE 1930S

Forget banana bread, we've found some new ways to bake with the fruit, straight from Aunt Kate's Kitchen to yours.

 
 
 

‘ANGRY AND EMOTIONAL' ELECTRICIAN DELIBERATELY MOUNTED PAVEMENT AND RAN OVER MAN IN FRASERBURGH

An “angry and emotional” north-east electrician deliberately ran over a man following a fracas.

RNLI WARNS WALKERS OF SPRING TIDE DANGER AS SEASON APPROACHES

The RNLI has said those considering a walk on the coast for their daily exercise should look out for high spring tides.

 
 
 

MAN CHARGED AFTER POLICE RECOVER £150,000 WORTH OF DRUGS STASHED IN A CAR

A man has been charged after police stopped his vehicle in the Highlands and found a substantial amount of cannabis.

APPEAL AGAINST LOCKERBIE BOMBER'S CONVICTION FAILS

The son of Lockerbie bomber Abdelbaset al-Megrahi has lost an appeal against his late father's conviction.

 
 
 

SCOTTISH SEAFOOD SECTOR HAS HIT ‘ROCK BOTTOM'

Seafood export woes have left about a third of the Scottish fishing fleet tied up in port after a slump in the value of its catch.

ATHLETICS: FRENCH OLYMPICS HOPEFUL GUILLAUME RUEL TO GO FOR LOCH NESS MARATHON RECORD

An ambitious young French runner with future Olympic ambitions has set his sights on breaking the course record in the 2021 Baxters...

 
 
 

LIVE UPDATES: COMMUNITY COVID TESTING TO BE ROLLED OUT IN GRAMPIAN

Here are the latest live news updates from the north and the north-east, as well as the major national and international stories breaking...

SFF BOSS ELSPETH MACDONALD SAYS BORIS JOHNSON HAS ‘FAILED' THE SCOTTISH FISHING INDUSTRY

Scottish fishing industry chief Elspeth Macdonald has written to the prime minister voicing anger over the mounting financial losses...

 
 
 

PLANS IN PLACE TO START MASS COVID VACCINATIONS IN THE NORTH-EAST

Plans have been approved for mass vaccinations to begin in the north-east.

‘YOU WOULDN'T ASK A CAR MECHANIC ADVICE ON A SOUFFLÉ': SCOTTISH CHEFS EXPLAIN WHY HOSPITALITY NEEDS ITS OWN MINISTER

The Seat at the Table campaign has been petitioning to get a UK minister of hospitality. Julia Bryce spoke to Scottish chefs to find...

 
 
 

GOLF: SCOTTISH AMATEUR RORY FRANSSEN RELIVES COVID-19 EXPERIENCE

Scottish amateur golfer Rory Franssen had his own bizarre brush with Covid-19 - which saw him quarantined in a hotel for 10 days.

NORTH-EAST TRAIN SERVICES CANCELLED AS EMBANKMENT ‘DAMAGED' NEAR LAURENCEKIRK

A number of train journeys have been cancelled as Network Rail investigate damage to an embankment between Laurencekirk and Stonehaven.

 
 
 

MET OFFICE ISSUE SNOW AND ICE WARNING FOR SATURDAY

A warning for heavy snow has been issued for much of Scotland.

ABERDEEN BOSS INSISTS SCOTTISH CLUBS ARE WORKING HARD TO BE COVID COMPLIANT

Aberdeen manager Derek McInnes insists the hard work done by clubs in the Premiership in ensuring clubs as compliant with Covid-19...

 
 
 

HISTORIC PITMEDDEN GARDEN TO GROW INTO MODERN MECCA FOR NATURE FANS

Plans to reinvent a popular Aberdeenshire attraction will be rolled out this spring.

SPONSORED: THERE'S LIGHT AT THE END OF THE TUNNEL. BUT, FOR NOW, EMBRACE LOCKDOWN LIFE

Once again the UK is living under tough but necessary restrictions as we battle COVID-19. Vaccines offer us hope and a way out but,...

 
 
 

AWARD-WINNING GAIRLOCH MUSEUM APPOINTS NEW CO-ORDINATOR TO ENGAGE WITH PUBLIC

Gairloch Museum has appointed museum professional Mark MacLeod as events and outreach coordinator.

JIM HUNTER: I HOPE WE REJOIN THE EU - IT WAS OUR BULWARK AGAINST ANOTHER WAR

My regrets about our departure from the European Union are bound up with an encounter that occurred as a result of a friend and I having...

 
 
 



Wayne Rooney named new Derby County boss on a two-and-a-half year deal

Wayne Rooney named new Derby County boss on a two-and-a-half year deal

Wayne Rooney the football player is now a football manager after being hired by Derby County on a permanent basis. He has signed a deal with the Rams until the summer of 2023. Read more ...

Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp gives Joel Matip injury update and Bruno...

Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp gives Joel Matip injury update and Bruno Fernandes verdict

Liverpool welcome Manchester United to Anfield on Sunday in the Premier League. Read more ...

Economy collapsed in November as second lockdown savaged the services sector

Economy collapsed in November as second lockdown savaged the services sector

A double dip recession is now on the cards with official figures for November confirming a fall in of 2.6% as the second lockdown destroyed output in the accommodation, food... Read more ...

Coronavirus outbreak hits Hollyoaks as cast member Callum Kerr tests positive

Coronavirus outbreak hits Hollyoaks as cast member Callum Kerr tests positive

The Hollyoaks set is at risk of a coronavirus outbreak after cast member Callum Kerr tested positive for Covid-19. The actor - who plays abuser PC George Kiss in the Channel 4... Read more ...

Premier League fixtures 2020/2021 on TV - Schedule, all channels, kick-off...

Premier League fixtures 2020/2021 on TV - Schedule, all channels, kick-off times, PPV games on box office

A fresh round of Premier League fixtures has arrived with a bunch of crackers to savour on TV including Liverpool v Man Utd in a table-topping showdown. Every match will be... Read more ...

Grime artist Solo 45 has 24-year sentence extended by six years for...

Grime artist Solo 45 has 24-year sentence extended by six years for repeatedly raping four women

Solo 45 has had his sentence extended Grime artist Solo 45, who held four women against their will and repeatedly raped them, has had his sentenced increased by six years by... Read more ...

Dow drops 200 points as traders mull Biden's stimulus plan and soft...

Dow drops 200 points as traders mull Biden's stimulus plan and soft retail-sales data

Summary List Placement US stocks sank on Friday as investors digested President-elect Joe Biden's stimulus plan and a December slump in retail sales. Biden rolled out a $1.9... Read more ...

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer hints at role for new signing Amad Diallo ahead of...

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer hints at role for new signing Amad Diallo ahead of Liverpool showdown

Solskjaer claimed Diallo could be in contention to feature Ole Gunnar Solskjaer hinted new Manchester United signing Amad Diallo could find himself in the matchday squad... Read more ...

Solskjaer explains why Man Utd beating Liverpool would be a ‘shock'

Solskjaer explains why Man Utd beating Liverpool would be a ‘shock'

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer insists that Manchester United would be causing an “upset” if they were to beat Liverpool, despite being above them in the table. United face their biggest... Read more ...

Man Utd told they can cause ‘shockwaves' amid pundit's Liverpool U-turn

Man Utd told they can cause ‘shockwaves' amid pundit's Liverpool U-turn

Jamie Carragher believes that a Manchester United victory over Liverpool at Anfield on Sunday would send “shockwaves” through the Premier League. United replaced Liverpool at... Read more ...