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World War Two veterans offered free tours to pay respects to fallen comrades

News
Sir Alex Ferguson fronts the new lung cancer awareness campaign

Had a cough since Christmas?

Health
Balmoral, named Scotlands second best-known castle in recent research conducted for tourism agency VisitScotland. It followed closely behind Edinburgh Castle.

Balmoral makes castles list

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The band members are pictured taking a break from performing a at the Cruden Bay Golf Club Christmas ceilidh.

Band’s benevolence benefits charities

News

Aberdeenshire Council arrangements for festive fortnight

News

Aberdeenshire school bus driver named by police

Transport

Johnston Press digital awarded funding from Google innovation initiative

Business
Justice Secretary Michael Matheson launches the Festive Drink Drive campaign with Deputy Chief Constable Iain Livingstone. 



Picture by Chris James.

Festive drink driving campaign warns ‘just one’ drink is one too many

Health
Some of the Loinmuie descendants met children from the craft clubs at Descendants Day in Ballater, earlier this year.

Search for villagers’ relatives

News

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, Scotrails 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
Photo by White House Studios 2017.

Opening date confirmed for Queensferry Crossing

Transport

Incidents down and detection rates up as officers continue to tackle crime in the NE

Crime
No-one should be bought or sold, says justice minister Michael Matheson.

Human trafficking is closer to home than you think

Crime
Seven men and four women have been reported to the Procurator Fiscal in their respective areas.

Eleven charged with alleged drink driving offences over weekend

Crime
Crimestoppers wants people to speak up about hate crime.

Scots urged to report hate crime

Crime

Study reveals the uni courses that’ll make you rich - and those that won’t

Education
Does your school have a budding Dickens who could write the next Christmas classic?

Prizes on offer for new Christmas classic

Education
With limited spaces available, schools from across the North-east are being invited to sign up before the deadline of October 13.

Science event to inspire the heroes of tomorrow

Education
Members of last years winning team from Oldmachar Academy. (Photo: Ross Johnston/Newsline Media)

Shire pupils embark on energy industry challenge

Education

Johnston Press digital awarded funding from Google innovation initiative

Business

Angered Scots launch campaign to keep Saltires on food packaging

Business
BrightHouse

BrightHouse to pay £14.8m in redress to customers

Business

Marketing teams wanted for £250k media prize

News
Driving examiners will strike today and tomorrow.

Driving examiners strike over new tests dispute

Politics
Deputy First Minister John Swinney.

Independent panel to oversee named person service

Politics
The Electoral Reform Society claims that 1.8 million votes cast in Scotland made no impact on the overall result.

1.8 million Scottish votes “wasted” in General Election

Politics

Had a cough since Christmas?

Health
Justice Secretary Michael Matheson launches the Festive Drink Drive campaign with Deputy Chief Constable Iain Livingstone. 



Picture by Chris James.

Festive drink driving campaign warns ‘just one’ drink is one too many

Health

Is your job hazardous to your health?

Health
Mr Bowie spoke after Audit Scotland found a recognised risk for health chiefs in its annual audit of the Aberdeenshire integrated joint board.

'Fresh ideas' needed to combat GP shortages in rural Aberdeenshire

Health
Only one in ten women in Scotland exceed the recommended amount of exercise per week.

Only one in ten women in Scotland exceed the recommended amount of exercise per week

Health