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Law leads to drop in drivers using phones

July 27, 2017 - 16:10
Scotland has seen a 30 per cent reduction in drivers using mobile phones at the wheel, although some are still willing to take the risk, according to recent research.

Last chance to have your say on city car parking

July 27, 2017 - 14:23
Tomorrow (July 28) is the last day for people from across Aberdeen and Aberdeenshire to have their say as part of a review of car parking in Aberdeen by the City Council.

More action needed on air pollution

July 26, 2017 - 15:43
Environmental groups and The Scottish Greens have called on the UK Government to do more to tackle air pollution.

Police confirm identity of body

July 26, 2017 - 14:20
Police Scotland can confirm that a body discovered in the St Cyrus area is that of missing person Graeme Leslie.

Plan to protect pollinator population

July 26, 2017 - 12:27
A new strategy has been launched to protect and safeguard the future of Scotland’s indigenous bee and butterfly populations.

Cocaine with a street value of £45,000 recovered from Portlethen area

July 26, 2017 - 10:26
Cocaine with an estimated street value of £45,000 has been recovered during the execution of an intelligence-led search warrant at a property in the Portlethen area.

National survey results fuel plans to help one of Scotland’s most iconic birds

July 26, 2017 - 10:19
The latest national survey of Scotland’s population of capercaillie, the world’s largest grouse, estimates there to be only 1114 individuals – making it one of the country’s most endangered birds.

Aldi searching for 25 new recruits in Aberdeenshire

July 26, 2017 - 10:00
ALDI is looking to recruit 25 employees across Aberdeenshire within 2017, as it continues to attract more new customers than any other UK supermarket.

Top panel to debate Brexit at Turriff Show

July 26, 2017 - 09:50
A leading panel of speakers from across the UK will debate the impact of Brexit at a major event in North East Scotland on Monday, July 31.

Rail passengers give Scotrail the thumbs up

July 25, 2017 - 11:37
At 90 per cent, Scotrail’s passenger satisfaction is back to its normal high levels, according to a new poll.

Officers carry out anti-social behaviour operation in Kincardine and Mearns

July 24, 2017 - 16:58
Officers have dealt with a number of incidents of anti-social behaviour as part of a targeted four-day operation in the Kincardine and Mearns area.

Scammers target more than 400,000 older people in Scotland

July 24, 2017 - 12:53
More than 400,000 older people in Scotland believe they have been targeted by scammers, according to new research.

Petition calls for compulsory CCTV in slaughterhouses

July 24, 2017 - 12:37
Animal charities and political activists are petitioning the Scottish Parliament to introduce mandatory CCTV in Scotland’s 35 abattoirs.

Body found in search for missing man

July 24, 2017 - 09:10
Police Scotland can confirm that a body has been found during the search for missing person Graeme Leslie.

New information released in search for missing man

July 21, 2017 - 10:05
New information about the appearance of missing St Cyrus man Greame Leslie has been released as the search for him continues.

Early interventions help unwell customers and cut delays

July 20, 2017 - 15:38
Delays to trains where a customer has taken ill and needs urgent medical treatment have been cut by 37 per cent due to a new partnership between the ScotRail Alliance and the Scottish Ambulance Service.

Appeal to trace missing St. Cyrus man

July 20, 2017 - 13:42
The officer leading the search for 62-year-old Graeme Leslie is appealing for people living the St Cyrus area to check sheds, garages or other outbuildings for signs of activity as the search to trace him continues.

Teens scale Mt Kilimanjaro in Dom’s memory

July 19, 2017 - 16:39
Two brothers from Fasque Castle have pushed themselves to the limits in aid of new charity which has been set up in memory of local kayaker Dominic Jackson, was tragically died earlier this year.

Work-life balance brings success for Angela

July 19, 2017 - 12:46
Successfully balancing the challenges of raising a young family, working and studying for a degree has paid off for Angela Williamson from Stonehaven who graduated last week from Robert Gordon University.

North Sea cod stocks declared sustainable

July 19, 2017 - 10:19
North Sea cod can now be bought “with a clear conscience”, according to a fisheries body, as stocks have now been declared sustainable.