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Airport strikes called off after last-minute offer
Strikes at Aberdeen Airport have been called off after union members voted to accept a revised last-minute deal.
Aberdeen Airport workers preparing for strikes after pay offer rejected
Unite say workers at Aberdeen Airport will strike as planned after union members voted against the latest pay offer.
Injured Cove player thanks medical staff and fans for help and support
A footballer who was rushed to hospital with a serious head injury after a collision with another player on Sunday has taken to social media to thanked medics for their help.
Firefighters work through the night at Kemnay house fire
Firefighters worked through the early hours of this morning to get a blaze in an Aberdeenshire cottage under control. Four fire engines were sent to Tillyfourie Cottage on the B993 near Kemnay at around 12.55am. Crews used breathing apparatus, a hose reel jet and a fan in their efforts. No one needed to be helped […]
Man “safe and well” after three-day police search around Alford
Searches for a missing man in and around Alford have ended after he was traced “safe and well”. Police say they found Alec Bain in Tough. He’s been taken to Aberdeen Royal Infirmary, for what officers say is a precaution. The alarm was first raised on Thursday, after the 51-year-old went missing from Alford’s Main […]
Man charged after alleged “threatening and abusive behaviour” towards young girl in Aberdeen
A man has been charged in connection to “threatening and abusive behaviour” in an Aberdeen street. Police say the allegations centre around a nine-year-old girl, who was approached in the city’s Dill Road on Friday. The youngster was not hurt in the incident, which happened at around 5.30pm. The 36-year-old Polish man will appear in […]
New potential sighting steers police search for missing Alec Bain
Police think they have a better idea of where a missing man from Alford could be. The last confirmed sighting of Alec Bain, who police have described as “vulnerable”, was on Wednesday afternoon at 2.30pm. But, since a police appeal for information, unconfirmed sightings have placed him near Kirkton of Tough later that day, at […]
Six people hurt as firefighters cut one free of A90 crash near Hatton
Six people were treated by ambulance staff after a crash on the A90 near Hatton this morning. Fire crews cut a person free of the wreckage using hydraulic equipment, while another who was trapped managed to escape. Police said it didn’t appear anyone was seriously hurt, but it understood that as many as six were […]
Police “concerned” for Portlethen man, who went missing this morning
Police have expressed concern for the welfare of a Portlethen man, who last seen only hours before officers launched a public appeal.
Carol Benzie steps down as Aberdeen Airport managing director
The managing director of Aberdeen Airport, Carol Benzie, has announced she will step down at the end of the month.
Lane closed in busy Aberdeen road for “essential emergency repairs” to electricity network
An Aberdeen road is down to one lane for “essential emergency repairs” to an underground electricity network.
Police release new image of missing Alford man
Police think a missing Alford man might have been out walking after the last confirmed sighting of him yesterday afternoon. Alec Bain was last seen in Alford’s Main Street at around 2.30pm. Investigators have now revealed the 51-year-old was out walking along the road from the Balloch area to Muir of Fowlis at around 4.15pm. […]