On Friday afternoons, Christopher Stuchbury liked to bring a smile to people in need.
Artists from across the north-east have been included in an album showcasing the best independent indie artists from across the UK.
People gathered in railway stations, a Moray church and an Aberdeenshire signal box to pay tribute to those who died in the train derailment.
Emergency services are assisting a stricken vessel in the north-east after it lost power.
Three "extremely lucky" people were rescued after their boat got into difficulty in the North Sea.
Police are investigating after a hoax call was made to Coastguard and lifeboat crews in the north-east.
A search for a vessel in distress off the north-east coast has been stood down.
Two men have been charged in relation to a series of alleged thefts and break-ins in the north-east.
A north-east woman has been hurt after a robbery in which a man stole more than £1,000, in what police believe may have been targeted attack.
A woman and child were rescued by firefighters following a kitchen fire.
Visitors from across the world descended on the small Moray town of Burghead last night to watch the spectacular Burning of the Claive.
Police have seized nearly £40,000 of drugs during a crackdown across Moray.
A Porsche has crashed into a tree after a collision on a North-east road. The incident happened on the B9013 near Burghead at around 2.50pm. A grey Porsche 911 and grey Land Rover Discovery were involved in the crash. A Police Scotland spokeswoman said there were no serious injuries.
A pair of humpback whales, who have attracted more than 1,000 people to the Moray coast in a few days, could become a tourist attraction for months to come.
One person has been taken to hospital following a three-vehicle crash on the A96.
Dozens of firefighters tackled a blaze at a home in a North-east town today.