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Community events to mark bypass opening

Transport
The Loan in Loanhead was closed after a crash

Aberdeenshire school bus driver named by police

Transport
Call for more action to tackle air pollution, despite Government ban on the sale of diesel and petrol cars.

More action needed on air pollution

Transport
At 90 per cent, Scotrail's passenger satisfaction is back to its normal high levels, according to a new poll.

Rail passengers give Scotrail the thumbs up

Transport
From left: John Fairweather, regional resilience advisor, Karen Macaulay, national emergency preparedness communications and liaison manager (both Scottish Ambulance Service), Mark Ilderton, head of ScotRail Alliance Integrated Control.

Early interventions help unwell customers and cut delays

Transport

Charges follow local police operation

Crime
The charity bags carry the Meningitis Now and bebic logos without permission.

Charity warns of fraudulent clothes recycling bag collections

Crime

Motorcyclists charged

Crime
Police rushed to the scene.

Police Scotland to launch national Vulnerable Road Users Campaign

Crime

Preparations start for school fun event

Education
Crathes pupils with their Greenpower Goblin the 'Rainbow Baguette'

It’s all been happening at Crathes School

Education

Banchory Academy’s ‘50 Shades of Green’

Education

New owner for Banchory accountants

Business

Entries open for local shop window competition

Business

Public forums will focus on rural broadband service

Business
Jason and Donna in one of their treatment rooms

Salt cave has echoes of business success

Business

Scottish council workers urged to reject ‘unfair’ pay offer

Politics
Ashley Highfield

MPs must protect the local press from damaging Lords amendment

Politics
Driving examiners will strike today and tomorrow.

Driving examiners strike over new tests dispute

Politics
Education Secretary John Swinney

Independent panel to oversee named person service

Politics

Rebuilt Old Royal Station to reopen later in the summer

Environment
Scottish Water is urging us not to waste water, particularly during the current dry spell.

Public urged to use water wisely during warm spell

Environment

Stroke survivors falling through the gaps in care

Health
Eating healthy foods could help reduce your risk of cancer.

Reduce your risk of cancer – and watch for signs and symptoms

Health
Business card...has been created as part of FEAT's upcoming fifth anniversary in May, highlighting the sepsis warning signs people should be aware of.

Video: Sepsis - 20 second-long video could save your life

Health
One of the organisations supporting the campaign is St John Scotland, which also provides CPR training to groups across the country. Volunteer Andrew Robertson is pictured delivering a training session.

Would you know how to save someone who has a cardiac arrest?

Health
Fiona Davies, who underwent a life-saving kidney transplant operation in May 2017, is supporting the Scottish Government campaign to encourage more people to sign up to the NHS Organ Donor Register.

Transplant recipient urges everyone to join Organ Donor Register

Health