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Get ready for Victoria Week!

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Awards for chirpy chippie chappies

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Deeside farmer Ian Blackhall

Tributes to popular Deeside farmer

News
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

Mixed picture for Scottish insolvencies

News

Scottish workers are only thanked once a month

News

Survey reveals families in Scotland missing out on time outside together

News

Treating Scotland’s changing drug problem

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The latest national survey of Scotlands population of capercaillie, the worlds largest grouse, estimates there to be only 1114 individuals - making it one of the countrys most endangered birds. Pic credit: Dave Braddock (rspb-images.com).

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

Environment

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

Police appeal after fatal road crash

Transport

Scammers target more than 400,000 older people in Scotland

Crime
Thefts of quad bikes and tractors has fallen in the last two years.

Fall in tractor and quad bike thefts

Crime
The incident happened at around 1.30am on Sunday (July 9) as the victim left the show

Appeal for information following serious assault

Crime
Officers are urging people to take responsibility for their actions to avoid a repeat of disorder at last weekend's Echt Show.

Police issue warning ahead of weekend shows

Crime

Aboyne FP to study for Masters in Law in Boston

Education
Skills Development Scotland (SDS) is opening its exam results helpline once again on Tuesday, August 8.

Helpline to open again next month for pupils waiting on exam results

Education

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
The Barn's venue manager Cathy du Preez and account manager Victoria Layt with the award

The Barn has that winning feeling

Business
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

MPs elected to represent Aberdeenshire’s three constituencies

Politics

Live Blog: General Election 2017 fallout

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West Aberdeenshire and Kincardine Tory candidate Andrew Bowie

General Election: Great reception for Tory candidate

Politics
SNP candidate Stuart Donaldson

General Election: SNP candidate reckons result will be close

Politics
The latest national survey of Scotlands population of capercaillie, the worlds largest grouse, estimates there to be only 1114 individuals - making it one of the countrys most endangered birds. Pic credit: Dave Braddock (rspb-images.com).

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

Environment
Campaigners are calling for cameras in slaughterhouses to be required by law.

Petition calls for compulsory CCTV in slaughterhouses

Environment
Sofa so good as the social media campaign to promote this free uplift service reaches one million people

Video shows how to skip the trip to the tip

Environment

Sandpiper Wildcat team set up in Culter

Health
Some of the products recalled by MacSween of Edinburgh. Picture: Phil Wilkinson/TSPL

MacSween recalls haggis products over ‘botulism fears’

Health
Councillor Ann Ross at the town's medical practice

Fresh calls for new health centre in Banchory

Health

Three coffees a day is the secret to a longer life

Health

Supermarket recalls sandwich fillers in food bug scare

Health