A North-east road has reopened after it was forced to close due to snow.
The B974, Banchory to Fettercairn road, was shut after due to the weather issues at 8am this morning.
The route has been reopened.
Drivers had been urged to seek an alternative route and to expect delays by Traffic Scotland.
A spokeswoman for Police Scotland said: “It is now open and passable with care.”