Heavy snowfall has blanketed the Acropolis and other ancient monuments in Athens and halted Covid-19 vaccinations in the Greek capital as the weather brought many services across the country to a standstill.
A cold weather front has hit Greece, sending temperatures plunging from the low 20Cs on Friday to well below freezing on Monday, and seeing snowfall in central Athens.
Gifts from a north-east town have arrived in America’s deep south as part of efforts to strengthen the ties of friendship.
A north-east twinning group has been sowing the seeds of friendship with a transatlantic donation.
Scots have blazed a trail in many different areas, from commerce and the military, to arts, engineering and sport throughout history.
The mayor of a US city has said he will “cherish” his visit to a north-east town as a twinning agreement was signed.
Campaigners are launching guerrilla guided tours of “looted” objects in the British Museum in a protest against alleged colonialism.
A historic north-east castle turned red, white and blue to help celebrate a twinning agreement.
An American flag is to be flown at a north-east castle as part of a twinning agreement.