INVERNESS TEEN GIVEN PRESTIGIOUS VOLUNTEER AWARD BY BORIS JOHNSON

An Inverness teenager who helps disabled people to learn to use digital technology has been given a prestigious award by Prime Minister...

RED SQUIRRELS REINTRODUCED TO SUTHERLAND WOODS

Red squirrels are being restored to a Sutherland wood as part of a reintroduction project across the Highlands. Conservation charities...

 
 
 

TWO VEHICLES CRASH ON NORTH-EAST ROAD

Emergency services have answered the call of a two-vehicle crash on a north-east road. Police have attended to a two-vehicle collision...

MAN, 32, CHARGED IN CONNECTION WITH ALLEGED SERIOUS ASSAULT IN ABERDEEN

A 32-year-old man has been charged in connection with an alleged serious assault in Aberdeen. Officers are appealing to the public...

 
 
 

MORAY COUNCIL REMOVES NEW ELGIN'S TOMMY SILHOUETTE FOLLOWING SECOND VANDALISM

A Moray sculpture commemorating those who lost their lives serving their country has been vandalised for the second time in a fortnight. The...

LIFEJACKET COULD HAVE AVOIDED SHETLAND FISHERMAN'S DEATH, FAI FINDS

The death of a fisherman working off Shetland could have been avoided if he wore a lifejacket, a Fatal Accident Inquiry has found. As...

 
 
 

NO MATTER HOW LONG PAUL KEEPS SINGING, HE IS GLAD HE CHOSE POP OVER A PIT AXE

He has been nicknamed ‘The Man with the Golden Voice' and there won't be many music aficionados who haven't heard Paul Carrack bring...

FORMER ABERDEEN CLUB PROMOTER REPORTED MISSING IN BARCELONA TRACED SAFE AND WELL

A missing man formerly known as a club promoter in Aberdeen has made contact with friends. Jordan Dean Lindsay, 32, had last been seen...

 
 
 

APPEAL AFTER SERIOUS CRASH NEAR STONEHAVEN LEAVES THREE SERIOUSLY INJURED

Police in Aberdeenshire are appealing for help from the public following a crash on the A92 near Stonehaven which has left three people...

ABERDEEN ROAD BLOCKED FOLLOWING CAR CRASH

Police have been called to attend a one-car crash on a busy Aberdeen road. A spokesman confirmed the collision was reported at 4.20pm. It...

 
 
 
FROM THE ARCHIVES: Amid protests over controversial tolls, the Skye Bridge opened on this day in 1995

FROM THE ARCHIVES: AMID PROTESTS OVER CONTROVERSIAL TOLLS, THE SKYE BRIDGE OPENED ON THIS DAY IN 1995

On this day 24 years ago, the Skye Bridge opened for the first time. Although it was a momentous development for the island, the project...

HOME-START ABERDEEN RECEIVES £5,000 TO CONTINUE SUPPORTING FAMILIES ACROSS THE CITY

It's an organisation which provides help to hundreds of families in Aberdeen every year. And now, Home-Start Aberdeen has received...

 
 
 

CALEY THISTLE AND ELGIN HANDED LEAGUE 1 OPPOSITION IN CHALLENGE CUP LAST EIGHT DRAW

Caley Thistle have been handed a home draw against League 1 side Clyde in the quarter finals of the Tunnock's Caramel Wafer Challenge...

POLICE RESCUE SHEEP FROM MINTLAW DITCH

A sheep which got itself stuck in a ditch near Mintlaw has been rescued by the police. Officers received reports this morning that...

 
 
 

FORMER ABERDEEN CLUB PROMOTER REPORTED MISSING IN BARCELONA

A missing man known as a club promoter in Aberdeen has been reported missing in Barcelona. Jordan Dean Lindsay, 32, was last seen in...

VIDEO: BEHIND THE SCENES OF THIS ABERDEEN CHAPEL'S DRAMATIC TRANSFORMATION

The soft pink granite sparkles in the gloom, and appears even more beautiful with age. The pillars can be traced back to the 19th Century,...

 
 
 
The Northern Belle is returning to the North East!

THE NORTHERN BELLE IS RETURNING TO THE NORTH EAST!

Yes, one of the country's most famous trains is returning to the North East, offering a fantastic Scottish day trip to one of the best-preserved...

5 Magnificent places to visit during our Best of Norway & Scottish Isles cruise

5 MAGNIFICENT PLACES TO VISIT DURING OUR BEST OF NORWAY & SCOTTISH ISLES CRUISE

Still mulling over or have booked our ‘Best of Norway & Scottish Isles' cruise? Here are 5 incredible experiences available during...

 
 
 

DEVERONVALE FORWARD COLIN CHARLESWORTH RELISHES TAKING ON BEST MAN LIAM ARCHIBALD AT LOSSIEMOUTH

Deveronvale's Colin Charlesworth is relishing locking horns with his best man Liam Archibald at Lossiemouth on Saturday. The two players...

MCLAUGHLIN GLAD OF QUIET SCOTS HAMPDEN BOW

Scotland goalkeeper Jon McLaughlin was pleased his Hampden Park debut proved an uneventful affair in Sunday's 6-0 triumph over San...

 
 
 



Ex-Emmerdale star Leah Bracknell has died three years after being diagnosed...

Ex-Emmerdale star Leah Bracknell has died three years after being diagnosed with lung cancer 

The ex-soap actress, 55, who played Zoe Tate in the Yorkshire Dales ITV series for 16 years from 1989 to 2005, also had roles in A Touch of Frost, The Royal Today and DCI Banks. Read more ...

George Ford DROPPED by England coach Eddie Jones for Rugby World Cup...

George Ford DROPPED by England coach Eddie Jones for Rugby World Cup quarter-final against Australia

CHRIS FOY IN JAPAN: Eddie Jones has delivered a World Cup selection shock by dropping the in-form George Ford, to allow captain Owen Farrell to start at 10 in a reshuffled... Read more ...

Louise Ellman quits Labour party after accusing Jeremy Corbyn of being a...

Louise Ellman quits Labour party after accusing Jeremy Corbyn of being a ‘danger to Britain'

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Patrick Day dead: 27-year-old boxer dies after suffering head injury in...

Patrick Day dead: 27-year-old boxer dies after suffering head injury in Charles Conwell fight

Day was put in a medically induced coma by doctors after suffering a knockout but has tragically passed away Read more ...

The Apprentice candidate Souleyman Bah fired from competition in week three

The Apprentice candidate Souleyman Bah fired from competition in week three

Souleyman Bah gets fired from The Apprentice in week three Souleyman Bah is the latest candidate to be fired by Lord Sugar in week three of The Apprentice. Just 13 contestants... Read more ...

Woman has her bloody tampon pulled out by police on roadside - and could get...

Woman has her bloody tampon pulled out by police on roadside - and could get $200,000 payout

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Manchester United stars Paul Pogba and David de Gea both ruled out of clash...

Manchester United stars Paul Pogba and David de Gea both ruled out of clash with rivals Liverpool 

Manchester United host Liverpool on Sunday afternoon at Old Trafford, looking to end their rivals' 100 per cent record in the top-flight after eight matches. Read more ...

Strictly's Craig Revel-Horwood hits out at 'know-nothing' fans over Dev...

Strictly's Craig Revel-Horwood hits out at 'know-nothing' fans over Dev Griffin axe

The head judge, 54, slammed 'know-nothing' fans who were left disappointed by his scoring for Dev, 34, and Dianne, 30, as they were eliminated from the series last week. Read more ...

Sergio Aguero car crash: Will Aguero start for Man City this weekend? Injury...

Sergio Aguero car crash: Will Aguero start for Man City this weekend? Injury latest

Sergio Aguero was involved in a car accident ahead of Manchester City's match against Crystal Palace this weekend - but will the striker be fit to start? Read more ...

O2 launches 5G in six UK locations today, plans available with no 5G premium

O2 launches 5G in six UK locations today, plans available with no 5G premium

O2 has switched on its 5G network in the UK - plans are available at no premium for 5G. The blue network joins Vodafone and EE on the 5G road (and Three, who so far have a... Read more ...