A number of schools in Aberdeenshire have shut early today with snow and ice expected to bring disruption to the North-east. A Met Office yellow weather warning is currently in place until tomorrow morning and people are being told to expect cancellations to public transport and delays on the road. In areas above 100 meters, […]
Loganair has announced plans to cancel flights between Aberdeen and London Southend after interest was “below expectations”. Scotland’s largest airline has confirmed, from Friday, 17 April, no more flights will run between the two airports. It comes just a year after EasyJet announced it would be cutting all its flights between Aberdeen and Gatwick because […]
Thieves have stolen 41 paintball guns from a storage container in Aberdeen.
Aberdeen University has been ordered to repay more than £100,000 after a probe into a payment made to its former principal.
Motorists in Aberdeen are being told to expect delays while roadworks are carried out at a major city centre roundabout. An outside lane will be shut at the Mounthooly Roundabout while the local authority carries out lighting improvements. The closure, which came into force yesterday, will be in place until 3.30pm on Friday, 21 February.
Aberdeen’s Deputy Lord Provost, who yesterday put her head above the parapet to defend disgraced councillor Alan Donnelly, has now cast doubt over his conviction.
It’s understood an “iconic” Aberdeen hotel, which has been operating for more than 50 years, has closed with immediate effect.
A teenager has been arrested and charged in connection with an attempted murder in Aberdeenshire at the weekend. It happened at just before midnight on Saturday, 8 February, in Gladstone Road in Peterhead. Three men were taken to Aberdeen Royal Infirmary with serious but not life threatening injuries. A 19-year-old man is expected […]
Businesses in the North-east are being urged to remain vigilant after reports of a number of distraction-type thefts. Between Thursday, 6 February, and Saturday, 8 February, police were informed of five separate cases, whereby two men entered a shop with a large amount of notes and asked staff to exchange them from one denomination to […]
Multi-million-pound works to upgrade an Aberdeenshire water facility are poised to get underway. The old treatment tanks at the Banchory Waste Water Treatment Works will be demolished and replaced, as well as improvements to some of the mechanical and electrical equipment at the site. The work, which is expected to take two years to complete […]
An independent investigation has found police were “not to blame” for a crash in Aberdeen which left a motorcyclist in a coma. Christopher Munro, known as Christie, spent almost a fortnight in hospital after colliding with a tree in the Old Deeside railway line in Cults on June 26 last year. Officers pursued the 28-year-old […]
Firefighters were called to tackle a blaze at an Aberdeen nature reserve this morning. Two fire engines and a forestry unit were sent to the fire at the Gramps in Kincorth Hill just before 9am. More than a dozen firefighters were also dispatched. A spokeswoman for the fire service said: “There are three appliances and […]