BUS OPERATORS HIT OUT AT PLANS FOR ABERDEEN'S UNION STREET

Bus operators have blasted plans to transform one of Aberdeen's key streets to help combat Covid-19.

WARM WEATHER SET TO CONTINUE AS NORTH-EAST RESIDENTS TAKE FIRST STEPS OUT OF LOCKDOWN

The warm weather is set to continue over the weekend as north-east residents take their first steps out of lockdown.

 
 
 

MORE THAN HALF OF NORTH-EAST CARE HOMES SUFFER COVID-19 OUTBREAK

A north-east MSP has hit out at the Scottish Government after it emerged more than half of the region's care homes have seen an outbreak...

VIDEO: NORTH-EAST RETIREMENT VILLAGE PAYS TOUCHING TRIBUTE TO KEY WORKERS

Residents at a north-east retirement village paid their own special thanks to key workers last night.

 
 
 

ABERDEEN POLICE USE ‘DRUG WIPES' TO CATCH DRIVERS UNDER THE INFLUENCE

Aberdeen police have been using specialised "drug wipes" to catch those driving under the influence.

GALLERY: HAVING FUN AT THE ABERDEEN FESTIVAL

Aberdeen has long been a hub for activity and with the Aberdeen Festival youngsters weren't without entertainment. From extravagant...

 
 
 

PLANS FOR HOMES AT SITE OF DEMOLISHED ABERDEEN OFFICE BLOCK TO BE DISCUSSED BY COUNCILLORS

Plans for an Aberdeen housing development are recommended to be determined at a later date.

MINOR EXTENSION PLANS SUBMITTED AS PART OF NEW NORTH-EAST SUPERMARKET WORKS

Plans to create a delivery pod and deposit return scheme at a new north-east supermarket have been submitted.

 
 
 

SCOTTISH SPORTS MINISTER CONFIRMS FOOTBALL AND RUGBY CAN RETURN IN PHASE 2 OF LOCKDOWN EASING, AS PREMIERSHIP TEAMS GIVEN GREEN LIGHT TO START TRAINING ON JUNE 11

Health, Sport and Wellbeing Minister Joe FitzPatrick has confirmed football's Premiership - as well as top-level rugby and horse racing...

NORTH-EAST COMMUNITIES ASKED FOR HELP IN TACKLING PAVEMENT WEEDS

North-east communities are being encouraged to help control the spread of pavement weeds.

 
 
 

FAMILIES FLOCK TO NORTH-EAST BEACHES AS LOCKDOWN RESTRICTIONS SLIGHTLY EASED

Families in the north-east made the most of lockdown restrictions being eased as they travelled to beaches to make the most of one...

NORTH-EAST RESIDENTS URGED TO USE LESS WATER AS TEMPERATURES SET TO SOAR

North-east Scottish Water customers are being asked to use less water this weekend as temperatures look set to soar.

 
 
 

RESIDENTS OF ABERDEEN COMMUNITY ENCOURAGED TO GET THEIR FINGERS GREEN

Residents of an Aberdeen community have been encouraged to get their fingers green after developers behind the town donated almost...

TWO TEENAGERS CHARGED OVER FIRE AT ABERDEEN LIBRARY

Two teenagers have been charged in connection with a fire at an Aberdeen library.

 
 
 

ABERDEEN'S GREATEST GOAL: OUR POLL TO DETERMINE THE BEST DONS STRIKE EVER AND YOUR CHANCE TO WIN ONE OF TWO 2020/21 KIDS KITS

It's the conversation you could have with your pals all day - what is the best Dons goal you've seen?

ABERDEEN MAN RECALLS HOW HE KEPT A PIECE OF ADOLF HITLER'S WAR YACHT IN HIS SOCK DRAWER AFTER IT CRASHED IN FIFE

An Aberdeen man has told how he kept a piece of Adolf Hitler's luxury war yacht in his sock drawer after it crashed in Fife 75 years...

 
 
 

METHLICK CRICKET CLUB GO FROM STRENGTH TO STRENGTH 16 YEARS ON FROM ESTABLISHING PITCH

When the Aberdeenshire village of Methlick announced in the early part of the century it was going to build a cricket ground, it created...

WE TRY OUT HANDMADE FUSS-FREE PASTA DISHES DELIVERED TO YOUR DOOR IN ABERDEEN

As more and more eateries launch make-your-own kits, Julia Bryce put this local pasta box with homemade treats to the test.

 
 
 

NUMBER OF COVID-19 CASES IN NORTH-EAST INCREASES TO 1,269

Another fifteen people have died in Scotland due to coronavirus, with 10 new cases confirmed in the north-east.

KEITH BOSS DONALDSON'S PRAISE FOR RETIRING JAMIE MCALLISTER

Keith manager Dean Donaldson has praised Jamie McAllister after the striker-turned-defender hung up his boots.

 
 
 



Police officer Derek Chauvin charged with third degree murder of George Floyd

Police officer Derek Chauvin charged with third degree murder of George Floyd

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Wife of Minneapolis cop Derek Chauvin files for DIVORCE day he's charged...

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Workers to start getting part of furlough payments from their companies

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Predator drone usually used for tracking and killing terrorists is flown...

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SpaceX Starship test vehicle explodes moments after test-firing

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White House on LOCKDOWN as George Floyd protests break out in capital and...

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Andy Cohen's fans in shock as Bravo host gives up rescue dog Wacha after...

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