NUMBER OF NORTH-EAST PATIENTS WAITING MORE THAN SIX WEEKS FOR DIAGNOSTIC TESTS FALLS

Fewer patients are waiting longer than six weeks for appointments for diagnostic health tests in the north-east.

CORONAVIRUS LIVE: YOUR KEY UPDATES ON MAY 28

Keep up with the latest updates as the coronavirus outbreak continues to impact across the country. Reporters from across the DCT Media...

 
 
 

GAMEKEEPER CARRIES MISSING NORTH EAST MAN TO SAFETY ON HIS QUAD BIKE

A gamekeeper carried a missing north east man to safety on his quad bike after finding him in the hills.

ABERDEEN FOOD BANK CASHES IN ON NATIONAL LOTTERY FUNDING

An Aberdeen foodbank has received a cash boost from The National Lottery Community Fund.

 
 
 

NORTH-EAST BEER GIANT BREWDOG POKES FUN AT DOMINIC CUMMINGS WITH NEW BARNARD CASTLE EYE TEST IPA

North-east beer giant BrewDog has taken aim at Government adviser Dominic Cummings with a new beer.

READERS' LETTERS: CLUB LAND

I had to smile at Frank Gilfeather's piece about Keith Wyness stating there is no place for small clubs .

 
 
 

READERS' LETTERS: SCHOOL DAYS

It is good to see that the SNP has seen some sense in leaving schools shut until the new term in August, as this will allow a plan...

FORMAL INQUIRY WILL CONSIDER CARE HOME CRISIS AND ‘EVERY ASPECT' OF CORONAVIRUS RESPONSE, SAYS NICOLA STURGEON

A formal inquiry will be launched into the Scottish Government's handling of the coronavirus pandemic and the ongoing crisis in Scotland's...

 
 
 

EASY BAKES: THE PERFECT THREE-INGREDIENT JAMMIE DODGER FUDGE TO ENJOY WITH A CUPPA

If you're looking for a fuss-free sweet treat bake that's quick and easy to make, this is the recipe for you.

READERS' LETTERS: TORY STANCE IS EMBARRASSING

If ever we were in any doubt that the Union transcends everything, then the response of Jackson Carlaw MSP in defending the prime minister...

 
 
 

TOURISTS COULD REMAIN BANNED FROM THE SCOTTISH ISLANDS FOR SEVERAL MONTHS

A ban on tourists using ferries to travel to the Scottish islands for holidays could remain in place for several months, it has emerged.

GAMEKEEPER CARRIES MISSING NORTH EAST MAN TO SAFETY ON HIS QUAD BIKE

A gamekeeper carried a missing north east man to safety on his quad bike after finding him in the hills.

 
 
 

NORTH-EAST RESIDENTS ENCOURAGED TO GET INVOLVED WITH DEMENTIA AWARENESS WEEK

Alzheimer Scotland is calling on people in the north-east to get involved with Dementia Awareness Week.

NORTH-EAST BEER GIANT BREWDOG POKES FUN AT DOMINIC CUMMINGS WITH NEW BARNARD CASTLE EYE TEST IPA

North-east beer giant BrewDog has taken aim at Government adviser Dominic Cummings with a new beer.

 
 
 

ABERDEEN UNIVERSITY EXPLORES ALTERNATIVE CARE PLANS FOR VULNERABLE PATIENTS AMID CORONAVIRUS PANDEMIC

Alternative care plans for vulnerable patients whose regular check-ups have been disrupted due to the Covid-19 pandemic are the focus...

ABERDEEN ROAD SET TO TEMPORARILY CLOSE FOR SEWER WORKS

A temporary restriction is being placed on an Aberdeen road to protect public safety during sewer repair works.

 
 
 

ABERDEEN LIFEBOAT HEAD REMINDS PUBLIC TO STAY SAFE ONCE RESTRICTIONS EASED

Aberdeen Lifeboat Station is urging north-east residents to stay close to home after lockdown is eased.

84-YEAR OLD MAN REPORTED FOR ALLEGED INDECENT EXPOSURE IN ABERDEEN

A man has been reported to the Procurator Fiscal after an incident of indecent exposure in Aberdeen.

 
 
 

ON THIS DAY: SAN FRANCISCO OPENS THE ICONIC GOLDEN GATE BRIDGE

Each day we take a look back at the stories making the headlines from across our region and further afield.

84-YEAR-OLD MAN CHARGED OVER ALLEGED INDECENT EXPOSURE IN ABERDEEN

An 84-year-old man has been charged after allegedly exposing himself to a woman in Aberdeen last week.

 
 
 



Inside The Bachelor Locky Gilbert's 'chaotic' Zoom dates

Inside The Bachelor Locky Gilbert's 'chaotic' Zoom dates

Filming of The Bachelor was suspended in March due to the coronavirus pandemic. Read more ...

A new age of austerity? The search for a solution to the crippling burden of...

A new age of austerity? The search for a solution to the crippling burden of Covid-19

The “invisible mugger” that sprang from a Wuhan wet market, coronavirus has robbed the world not just of its health, but has and will cause economic pain for years to come. The... Read more ...

Clapped out? Health, social care and the need to properly appreciate the...

Clapped out? Health, social care and the need to properly appreciate the urgent need for reform

Expecting the NHS to return to normal will be “difficult” in the first few years of recovery from the Covid-19 pandemic, one of Scotland's top doctors has said. The future of... Read more ...

Class war: The battle to save young learners from a ‘catastrophic'...

Class war: The battle to save young learners from a ‘catastrophic' post-Covid legacy

Leading academics have called for a radical shake-up of Scotland's education system to avoid a “catastrophic” legacy for young learners post-lockdown. Some of the country's top... Read more ...

New NHS test and trace system launched TODAY to change lockdown

New NHS test and trace system launched TODAY to change lockdown

THE Government will today launch a huge new system in England to locate people who have come into contact with individuals infected with coronavirus. Read more ...

Court Rejects Lawsuit Claiming Social Media Companies Suppress Conservative...

Court Rejects Lawsuit Claiming Social Media Companies Suppress Conservative Voices

The ruling arrives as President Trump has been accusing Twitter of silencing conservative voices after the social media company decided to fact-check his tweets on mail-in... Read more ...

Four more positive coronavirus tests in the Premier League across three clubs

Four more positive coronavirus tests in the Premier League across three clubs

Extensive testing is going on at Premier League clubs There have been four more positive coronavirus tests in the third round of testing in the Premier League , from a pool of... Read more ...

Protester falls off moving police car in downtown Los Angeles during rally...

Protester falls off moving police car in downtown Los Angeles during rally over George Floyd's death

Around 500 protesters descended on LA in a Black Lives Matter protest after footage emerged Tuesday showing a white cop kneeling on George Floyd's neck moments before he died... Read more ...

Donald Trump to sign executive order on social media companies

Donald Trump to sign executive order on social media companies

Read more ...

Emily Maitlis row: Has Emily Maitlis been replaced as BBC Newsnight presenter?

Emily Maitlis row: Has Emily Maitlis been replaced as BBC Newsnight presenter?

THE BBC has reprimanded Newsnight host Emily Maitlis for her comments on the Dominic Cummings scandal. Read more ...