Few enslaved Africans were brought back to Scotland but some of those who did would become key figures in dismantling the slave trade.
North-east residents took to the beach today as temperatures soared.
New data released by the National Records of Scotland shows the scale of coronavirus deaths across the north-east.
Two teenagers have been arrested and charged in connection with road traffic offences in the north-east.
Plans have been lodged to convert a north-east bed and breakfast into a home.
Police are appealing for witnesses following a four-vehicle crash on a north-east road.
It's an event which was launched when Queen Victoria was on the throne and the monarch was distinctly amused whenever she attended the Aboyne Games.
A van crashed into a fence after veering off a north-east road.
Temperatures sizzled at more than 21C in the north-east this weekend as residents enjoyed their first full weekend of eased lockdown restrictions.
North-east residents enjoyed the warmest day of the year as temperatures soared.
A man has been charged after a north-east green space was damaged.
A popular north-east Highland Games has been cancelled for the first time since 1945 due to the coronavirus pandemic.
Further plans to improve sports pitches in the north-east are to be discussed today.
Planning permission has been granted for a skatepark to be built in a north-east village.
More than £100 worth of damage was caused to a north-east green space after a car tore through the area.
Community leaders are spearheading efforts to rejuvenate a historic hotel and make sure it stays open for business.
A rescued horse from the north-east is one of three animals crowned winner of a national horse charity award.
UPDATE: The fire was extinguished at 6.45pm.
A 23-year-old man is in a critical condition in hospital following a one-vehicle crash on a north-east road.
Located within the sought-after village of Tarland, this well-presented four-bedroom home is both spacious and stylish.
Connor Campbell was driving a black van at Dinnet near Aboyne on May 16 this year when it hit a garden wall.
Lee Cowie, 33, of Aboyne, yesterday appeared in private at Aberdeen Sheriff Court for the second time in connection with the matter.
A north-east chef has been announced as one of the winners of the inaugural Andrew Fairlie Scholarship.
A north-east bride who almost died after a sepsis attack has thanked the ambulance crew that saved her life – by giving them a special part of her wedding cake.
Police have launched an investigation after a 78-year-old cyclist was seriously hurt in a north-east crash.
A probe has been launched after fishing equipment was stolen in a north-east community.
Animal lovers and art fans have been encouraged to visit a charity trail at a north-east farm.
A charity is on the lookout for volunteers to help set up a new community support group.
Two north-east communities have been without a water supply for more than 14 hours.
A descendant of one of the founding fathers of a north-east Highland games gathering will travel thousands of miles to attend the event for the first time.