Depute Provost

Man goes on trial accused of murdering Aberdeen care worker Neomi Smith

21 hours ago   |   Press and Journal   |   2 articles

A man has gone on trial accused of choking and stabbing his girlfriend to death. Keith Rizzo is accused of killing care worker Neomi Smith at her flat in Brechin on June 9 last...
Read more ...

Teen caught with bottles of alcohol after ransacking fire-hit Aberdeen restaurant

1 day ago   |   Press and Journal

A teenager has appeared in court after he was caught ransacking a fire-hit Aberdeen restaurant. Lee Munro previously admitted breaking into Valentino's in Carden Place on...
Read more ...

Teen took pictures up women's skirts while they used self-checkout at Aberdeen supermarket

3 days ago   |   Press and Journal   |   2 articles

Customers at an Aberdeen supermarket were targeted by a predatory shop assistant, the city's sheriff court heard. Craig Hawick crouched down within the self-service checkout...
Read more ...

Cow left to ‘slowly die' in north-east field, trial of Aberdeenshire farmer told

3 days ago   |   Press and Journal

The trial of an Aberdeenshire farmer has heard a cow was left to lie in a field and “die slowly”. William Cassie, who lives at Portstown Farm in Keithhall near Inverurie...
Read more ...

Long service awards for Oban Airport staff

3 days ago   |   Press and Journal

It was a proud moment for three firefighters based at Oban Airport yesterday when they were recognised for their dedication. Crew commander Murray MacGregor and senior airport...
Read more ...

Glasgow SNP leader hits out at 'vitriolic sectarian slurs' after being cleared of 'anti-Rangers bias'

4 days ago   |   Herald Scotland

Glasgow City Council's depute leader has condemned “sectarian slurs” he faced from online trolls after being cleared of ‘footballing bias' over accusations made against him...
Read more ...

Inverness woman threatened to set her house on fire if police officers left, court hears

4 days ago   |   Press and Journal

An Inverness woman threatened to kill herself and burn her house down after she called police on the 999 service because she was lonely, a court has heard. Fiona Hardie, 50...
Read more ...

Court hears of alleged sex attack at Army reserve building in Inverness

4 days ago   |   Press and Journal

A woman has claimed she was pursued through an Army reserve building in Inverness and sexually assaulted by a corporal. The 49-year-old told a jury at the city sheriff court...
Read more ...

Former Shetland police officer admits repeated attempts to have evidence of assault destroyed

4 days ago   |   Press and Journal

A former Shetland police officer has admitted repeatedly attempting to have evidence of an assault on a young girl destroyed. Robert Veighey pleaded guilty to attempting to...
Read more ...

Depute Provost tells of mental health problems

5 days ago   |   Evening Express

The depute provost of Aberdeen has claimed she suffered mental health problems as a result of the way she was treated by opposition councillors.
Read more ...


Register you to post on News Times

Free Registration

VAR: Stockley Park ADMIT wrong Giovani Lo Celso red card decision in Chelsea...

VAR: Stockley Park ADMIT wrong Giovani Lo Celso red card decision in Chelsea vs Spurs

Tottenham midfielder Giovani Lo Celso left his leg in on Cesar Azpilicueta, but the challenge went unpunished by VAR. Read more ...

Deontay Wilder v Tyson Fury: How to watch Wilder v Fury 2 - TV, live stream...

Deontay Wilder v Tyson Fury: How to watch Wilder v Fury 2 - TV, live stream, UK start time, undercard

Deontay Wilder and Tyson Fury will face off this weekend after going toe-to-toe in one of the finest heavyweight bouts in recent history. Wilder retained his WBC heavyweight... Read more ...

Chelsea star Cesar Azpilicueta blasts VAR as Giovani Lo Celso escapes red...

Chelsea star Cesar Azpilicueta blasts VAR as Giovani Lo Celso escapes red card for Spurs

Cesar Azpilicueta suffered a rough challenge during Chelsea's clash with London rivals Tottenham. Read more ...

Italy vs Scotland live stream: how to watch Six Nations 2020 rugby online...

Italy vs Scotland live stream: how to watch Six Nations 2020 rugby online from anywhere

The third weekend of the 2020 Six Nations brings together two teams who may yet again be fighting things out to avoid the wooden spoon. Don't miss a moment of the action, no... Read more ...

Chelsea vs Tottenham - Premier League 2019/20: Live score and updates

Chelsea vs Tottenham - Premier League 2019/20: Live score and updates

Spurs have only won one of their last 33 away games in all competitions at Stamford Bridge which came in April 2018 as Jose Mourinho's men look to go above the Blues in the... Read more ...

David Haye stunned Deontay Wilder is being overlooked in Tyson Fury rematch

David Haye stunned Deontay Wilder is being overlooked in Tyson Fury rematch

Deontay Wilder knocked Tyson Fury down twice in their first meeting David Haye feels that anyone overlooking Deontay Wilder in his rematch with Tyson Fury has made a mistake... Read more ...

Lindsey Lagestee dead - Dixie Crush country singer killed by car aged 25

Lindsey Lagestee dead - Dixie Crush country singer killed by car aged 25

Lindsey Lagestee, who sung in the cover band Dixie Crush, was knocked down and killed while crossing a road last Friday Read more ...

'It's not good enough': Frank Lampard blasts VAR again

'It's not good enough': Frank Lampard blasts VAR again

Chelsea boss Frank Lampard has branded VAR 'not good enough' after another decision went against his side in their 2-1 win against Tottenham on Saturday. Read more ...

Ian Wright and Cesc Fabregas slam VAR decision not send off Giovani Lo Celso...

Ian Wright and Cesc Fabregas slam VAR decision not send off Giovani Lo Celso in Chelsea vs Spurs

Giovani Lo Celso was fortunate to escape a red card for appearing to stamp on Cesar Azpilicueta Frank Lampard was left bemused after Giovani Lo Celso escaped a red card after... Read more ...

Greta Thunberg will come to the UK to join school strike

Greta Thunberg will come to the UK to join school strike

Greta Thunberg will be in Bristol on Friday. World-renowned climate activist Greta Thunberg is set to travel overland for a UK school strike on Friday. She will journey from... Read more ...