Train passengers in the North-east will be hit in the pocket by a fare hike in the New Year.
Aberdeen railway station
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.