Depute Provost

Energy cities role delights Aberdeen provost

10 hours ago   |   Evening Express

Aberdeen's Lord Provost has spoken of his honour after being chosen to represent a body aimed at boosting international trade.
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Fraserburgh fisherman-turned-drug dealer caught when bag of cocaine ‘fell from his mouth' is sentenced in court

1 day ago   |   Press and Journal

A former fisherman who turned to dealing cocaine after his Fraserburgh creel vessel was written-off has been told to prove he can stay drug-free or face a lengthy prison...
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Inverness top cop retires

2 days ago   |   Press and Journal

Inverness's top police officer has retired after a lengthy and exemplary police career. The force said a fond farewell to Chief Inspector Colin Gough, Area Commander for...
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Fort William man woke the neighbours trying to open the safe he stole from a charity

2 days ago   |   Press and Journal

A bungling thief was caught red-handed after he woke his neighbours using an angle grinder on the safe he had just stolen from a local charity. Darren McCann, 29, from Fort...
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Jealous lover punched pal repeatedly for ‘looking at' his girlfriend

2 days ago   |   Press and Journal

A jealous boyfriend launched a vicious attack on his pal after accusing him of “looking at” his girlfriend - then ordered the man to use his own T-shirt to mop up his...
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Teenage father jailed after admitting killing his three-week-old daughter in Inverness

4 days ago   |   Press and Journal   |   5 articles

A teenage father who inflicted fatal injuries on his three-week-old daughter searched the internet for “what happens when a newborn is shaked hard”. Thomas Haining was jailed...
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Torphins ATM raider has appeal against sentence thrown out

4 days ago   |   Press and Journal

A failed ATM raider caught after his fingerprints were found on the getaway vehicle has failed to have his sentence cut. Michael Broomfield's prints were found on the car used...
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Man fined after butting fellow shopper in north-east discount store

4 days ago   |   Press and Journal   |   2 articles

A man who attacked a fellow shopper at a north-east discount store has been fined. After a “verbal altercation” while browsing goods at B&M Bargains in Portlethen, Paul...
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Aberdeen woman stole friend's ring - then wore it in front of her

4 days ago   |   Press and Journal

An Aberdeen woman stole her friend's ring while helping look after her dying husband. Deborah Murray took the £1,800 band while she was at her pal's house in Cove Bay in March...
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Council confident Aberdeen Art Gallery and Provost Skene's House will be finished on schedule

4 days ago   |   Press and Journal

Works to rejuvenate some of Aberdeen's most important civic buildings are progressing on schedule, new documents have revealed. Council bosses have said they are “highly...
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