A woman recovering from a knee replacement was told to hobble across a level crossing when she arrived at Aberdeen Railway Station – or be carried up the stairs.
Train passengers in the North-east will be hit in the pocket by a fare hike in the New Year.
Aberdeen has suffered the second highest drop of rail passengers in Scotland with 400,000 fewer people travelling on trains this year.
Specially-branded trains are set to roll into Aberdeen this week.
An iconic Aberdeen building marked its 150th anniversary by giving its name to a high-speed train.
Rail travellers passing through key stations around the country were today to be given the chance to learn life-saving skills.
A DRUGS runner caught with around £27,000 of cocaine after a police chase at the city's railway station has been locked up.