Friday-only cafe opens in Aberdeen creating new opportunities for volunteers

FRIDAY-ONLY CAFE OPENS IN ABERDEEN CREATING NEW OPPORTUNITIES FOR VOLUNTEERS

The Salvation Army in Aberdeen has launched a new Friday-only cafe aimed at creating opportunities for the people it supports. The...

GOOD SAMARITANS INJURED AFTER COMING TO THE AID OF A MALE BEING ATTACKED BY YOUTHS IN INVERNESS

Several people have been injured after coming to the help of a male being assaulted by a group of youths in Inverness. Police in the...

 
 
 

LOSS LEAVES SCOTLAND STARING AT WORLD CUP EXIT

Two halves have left Scotland fighting for their World Cup dream. In yesterday's game with Japan and their opener against England,...

GREENPEACE DENTING OWN CREDIBILITY, SAYS OIL CHIEF

An oil industry leader has accused Greenpeace of “undermining its own credibility” by reviving its protest on an oil rig in Cromarty...

 
 
 

THE BEST IS YET TO COME FROM ASH TAYLOR - ACCORDING TO HIS FORMER ABERDEEN TEAMMATE KENNY MCLEAN

Former Aberdeen midfielder Kenny McLean has backed Ash Taylor to make a big impact on his return to Pittodrie. McLean, now with Norwich...

TRIBUTES PAID TO FORMER CALEY THISTLE DIRECTOR KEN THOMSON

Caley Thistle have announced the death of former director Ken Thomson. Mr Thomson died at his home in Inverness yesterday at the age...

 
 
 

TEENAGER CHARGED WITH ALLEGED HOUSEBREAKING IN FORRES

A 15-year-old boy has been charged in connection with an alleged theft by housebreaking in Forres. It happened at around 12.15pm on...

DALNEIGH PRIMARY CELEBRATES NEW DINING AND KITCHEN EXTENSION

Pupils from Dalneigh primary school in Inverness yesterday celebrated the opening of their new dining hall and commercial kitchen extension. The...

 
 
 
North-east artist Alison Chandler paints her Way Through her treatment for tumours

NORTH-EAST ARTIST ALISON CHANDLER PAINTS HER WAY THROUGH HER TREATMENT FOR TUMOURS

Some people are daunted by adversity and wither in its glare; others take the attitude that setbacks exist to be negotiated. But few...

KEITH COWE IS HELPING WITH THE RED RUN TO BOOST FRIENDS OF ANCHOR

Keith Cowe has a very personal reason for getting involved in the Red Run to raise funds for Friends of Anchor. In 2016, he was treated...

 
 
 

NESTRAN SEEKS FUNDING FOR NORTH-EAST TRAIN PROJECT

Calls to re-open a derelict Aberdeenshire station are building up a head of steam. In a report to Aberdeenshire Council's infrastructure...

NORTH-EAST COMMUNITY PROJECTS COULD BE HANDED FUNDING BOOST

Wind surfing equipment, defibrillators and a new kitchen are among some of the items which north-east community groups could buy if...

 
 
 

SCOTRAIL FORCED TO APOLOGISE AFTER ABERDEEN TRAINS CANCELLED YET AGAIN

ScotRail has apologised to north-east rail passengers after staff shortages led to several Aberdeen trains being cancelled. Commuters...

NORTH-EAST PARTNERSHIP TO HOST DEMENTIA EVENTS

The Aberdeenshire Health and Social Care Partnership is holding a series of public events as it develops its own dementia strategy. As...

 
 
 
Unpaid work for thieves who stole from Aberdeen church volunteer

UNPAID WORK FOR THIEVES WHO STOLE FROM ABERDEEN CHURCH VOLUNTEER

A callous pair of thieves preyed on a church volunteer's generosity and raided her bank account of hundreds of pounds. Opportunistic...

HOSPITAL RAISES £5,620 FOR HOMELESS CHARITY

Albyn Hospital has given £5,620 to local homeless charity, Aberdeen Cyrenians, after its staff took part in athletic events to raise...

 
 
 

AUTISTIC CHILD TAKEN AWAY FROM INVERNESS PRIMARY IN POLICE VAN

A child with autism was removed from an Inverness primary school in the back of a police van earlier this week. Officers confirmed...

WOMAN IN COURT AFTER ABERDEEN DRUGS GANG STASHED CANNABIS IN HER HOUSE

A court has heard how a vulnerable north-east woman was “taken advantage of” by a drugs gang which stashed class B substances in her...

 
 
 

PARENTS ASKED TO DONATE PAPER AT CASH-STRAPPED ABERDEEN SCHOOL

Parents at a cash-strapped Aberdeen primary school have been asked to donate paper, sticky tape, toys and tissues after being warned...

SSEN INVEST £409,000 TO IMPROVE ELECTRICITY NETWORK IN SUTHERLAND

Sutherland residents are being bolstered by an enhanced electricity network following a £400,000 investment from Scottish and Southern...

 
 
 



Tyson Fury beats Tom Schwarz in second round as Brit outclasses opponent

Tyson Fury beats Tom Schwarz in second round as Brit outclasses opponent

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Maurizio Sarri exit confirmed as Chelsea pay tribute to Italian

Maurizio Sarri exit confirmed as Chelsea pay tribute to Italian

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