Bomb disposal team called to Aberdeenshire town

BOMB DISPOSAL TEAM CALLED TO ABERDEENSHIRE TOWN

Emergency services have been at the scene for a number of hours. Police were initially called to Market Place in Inverurie at 2.30pm...

Police respond to emergency in Aberdeen city centre

POLICE RESPOND TO EMERGENCY IN ABERDEEN CITY CENTRE

Emergency services have responded to an incident in Aberdeen city centre tonight. Three police cars and two ambulances have been spotted...

 
 
 

ANALYSIS: THE BEGINNING OF THE END FOR ESTABLISHED WESTMINSTER PARTIES?

The seismic forces of Brexit erupted at Westminster yesterday when three Tory MPs broke away from the party and condemned the prime...

Stan Arnaud watched New Old Friends' latest show, Crimes on the Nile at Eden Court Theatre in Invderness

STAN ARNAUD WATCHED NEW OLD FRIENDS' LATEST SHOW, CRIMES ON THE NILE AT EDEN COURT THEATRE IN INVDERNESS

Bath-based theatre company New Old Friends has made a welcome return to the Highlands this week with a splendidly silly Agatha Christie-inspired...

 
 
 
Motorists expecting delays following two-car crash on north-east road

MOTORISTS EXPECTING DELAYS FOLLOWING TWO-CAR CRASH ON NORTH-EAST ROAD

Drivers can expect delays following a two-vehicle collision that has partially blocked a north-east road. The incident involving a...

Traffic delays after trailer full of manure spills on busy Aberdeen road

TRAFFIC DELAYS AFTER TRAILER FULL OF MANURE SPILLS ON BUSY ABERDEEN ROAD

Motorists have been warned to avoid the Riverside Drive area of Aberdeen following an incident involving a spillage of manure. A trailer,...

 
 
 

21-YEAR-OLD MAN WHO SUPPLIED DRUGS WORTH £300,000 IN INVERNESS GETS JAIL TIME

Police Scotland has acknowledged the sentencing today of Bailey Taylor for offences relating to supply of Class A drugs in the Inverness...

Police appeal for information after hit and run incident involving a cyclist in Aberdeen

POLICE APPEAL FOR INFORMATION AFTER HIT AND RUN INCIDENT INVOLVING A CYCLIST IN ABERDEEN

Police in Aberdeen are appealing for witnesses after a car failed to stop after hitting a cyclist in the city centre last night. The...

 
 
 

SCOTLAND LEARN EURO 2021 QUALIFYING OPPONENTS

Shelley Kerr's Scotland have been drawn in Group E for the Euro 2021 qualifiers along with Finland, Portugal, Albania and Cyprus. The...

CENTRICA HINTS AT REDUCING ‘EXPOSURE' TO SPIRIT ENERGY

Energy supplier Centrica has said it wants to “limit exposure” to its oil and gas subsidiary Spirit Energy. Centrica has a 69% stake...

 
 
 
COMMENT: Tuesday's Highland derby shows Caley Thistle-Ross County ties have got their edge back

COMMENT: TUESDAY'S HIGHLAND DERBY SHOWS CALEY THISTLE-ROSS COUNTY TIES HAVE GOT THEIR EDGE BACK

Tuesday was a game that had everything and signified the Highland derby finding its edge again. Familiarity this season has not quite...

LOCALS ANGRY AT LONDON FIRM'S DOUBLE HIGHLAND WINDFARM PLANS

A Highland business owner has described a London firm's plans to build two winfarms virtually side-by-side as ‘horrendous' for the...

 
 
 

CONTRACTOR PAY CHANGES COULD RETAIN NORTH SEA SKILLS, SAY AGCC

Incoming changes to contractor rules could help retain skilled workers in the North Sea, the Aberdeen and Grampian Chamber of Commerce...

WOOD WINS £6M CONTRACT WITH ADNOC TO DESIGN ‘WORLD'S LARGEST' REFINERY

Aberdeen-headquartered Wood has won a £6million contract with Abu Dhabi National Oil Company to design the “world's largest refining...

 
 
 

13-MONTH-OLD GIRL FLOWN TO HOSPITAL AS POLICE AND FIRE SERVICE OPEN JOINT INVESTIGATION INTO MORAY HOUSE BLAZE

Police and fire will be carrying out a joint investigation following a house fire in Lossiemouth which has left three people in hospital. A...

A home with style at every turn in Inverness

A HOME WITH STYLE AT EVERY TURN IN INVERNESS

Look out dated pine furniture - June Macdonald is coming to get you. She has discovered the joys of upcycling and throughout her beautiful...

 
 
 
Former Scotland boss Craig Browns reckons Scottish FA has to improve its own referees rather than look abroad

FORMER SCOTLAND BOSS CRAIG BROWNS RECKONS SCOTTISH FA HAS TO IMPROVE ITS OWN REFEREES RATHER THAN LOOK ABROAD

Craig Brown believes the standard of officiating in Europe is higher than in Scotland but insists the focus should be on improving...

FLIGHT FANS SAY FAREWELLTORNADO AS ICONIC JETS BOW OUT WITH FLYPAST AT SCOTTISH RAF BASES

Flight fans have gathered at air bases across Scotland to say farewell to the RAF's iconic GR4 Tornados. The jets are being seen in...

 
 
 

LEWIS FERGUSON COMMITS FUTURE TO ABERDEEN BY SIGNING NEW DEAL UNTIL 2024

Aberdeen midfielder Lewis Ferguson has signed a two-year extension that will keep him at Pittodrie until 2024. The 19-year-old has...

H&I ENTREPRENEURS INVITED TO APPLY FOR BUSINESS GROWTH PROGRAMME

Ambitious entrepreneurs of the Highlands and Islands can now apply for this year's Scotland Can Do SCALE programme. A four-day immersive...

 
 
 



Alesha MacPhail: Boy, 16, found GUILTY of abducting, raping and murdering...

Alesha MacPhail: Boy, 16, found GUILTY of abducting, raping and murdering girl, 6

Little Alesha's body was found in woodland on the Isle of Bute in the Firth of Clyde, Scotland, on July 2 last year Read more ...

Chelsea vs Malmo, Europa League last 32 second leg: Live score and latest...

Chelsea vs Malmo, Europa League last 32 second leg: Live score and latest updates

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Mum found guilty after son, 3, ‘crushed to death by car seat'

Mum found guilty after son, 3, ‘crushed to death by car seat'

The mother of a three-year-old boy who was allegedly crushed to death by a car seat has been found guilty of child cruelty. Adrian Hoare, 23, allegedly failed to prevent... Read more ...

Arsenal vs BATE Borisov TV channel, live stream, time, odds and team news

Arsenal vs BATE Borisov TV channel, live stream, time, odds and team news

Arsenal have plenty to do in the second leg against BATE Arsenal have put themselves in a tricky situation going into the second leg of their last 32 Europa League contest... Read more ...

Tyler Henry recalls reading he gave Khloe in which he appeared to predict...

Tyler Henry recalls reading he gave Khloe in which he appeared to predict Jordyn Woods drama

Hollywood Medium Tyler Henry says he knew Khloe Kardashian's relationship with Tristan Thompson was doomed when he did a reading for the reality star in 2017. Read more ...

Chelsea vs Malmo LIVE score: Teams, TV channel and UEFA Europa League live...

Chelsea vs Malmo LIVE score: Teams, TV channel and UEFA Europa League live stream

Follow all the drama from the UEFA Europa League round of 32, second leg clash at Stamford Bridge. Kick-off: 8pm Read more ...

Missing Libby Squire: Parents suffer 'unending torture' as search for...

Missing Libby Squire: Parents suffer 'unending torture' as search for student continues

Libby Squire's parents have described the last three weeks since she went missing as an "unending torture" for the family and her friends. Read more ...

Mesut Ozil: Arsenal hero Paul Merson gives damning reason Unai Emery MUST...

Mesut Ozil: Arsenal hero Paul Merson gives damning reason Unai Emery MUST pick star

MESUT OZIL starts for Arsenal tonight for their last-32 match against BATE Borisov in the Europa League and Gunners legend Paul Merson says Unai Emery cannot afford not to pick... Read more ...

Celebrities lash out at Jussie Smollett after his arrest

Celebrities lash out at Jussie Smollett after his arrest

Celebrities have lashed out at Empire actor Jussie Smollett following his arrest after many of them publicly voiced support for him when he first claimed he had been attacked. Read more ...

Peter Tork Dead: The Monkees Musician Dies, Aged 77

Peter Tork Dead: The Monkees Musician Dies, Aged 77

The Monkees singer and bass guitarist Peter Tork has died at the age of 77. A post on the musician's official Facebook page on Thursday confirmed news of his death, describing... Read more ...