The trial of two men accused of breaking in to an Aberdeen cafe and stealing more than £600 has been shown CCTV of three men walking in to a lift backwards to hide their faces.
Craig Willox, 49, opened Books and Beans on Belmont Street in 2003 and it has become a firm city-centre favourite.
"After 16 years of coffee and books, it's time for me personally to take a step back and move on to new adventures."
Police are hunting for thieves who smashed their way in to an Aberdeen cafe in the middle of the night and raided the till.
A police probe has been launched after an Aberdeen eatery was broken into.
Plans for a drive-thru cafe at a retail park close to a notorious roundabout have been approved by the local authority.
A new charity cafe in Aberdeen is to let customers pay what they want.
An Aberdeen community trust has spoken of its delight that plans to turn a former disused bowling green into a community centre and café have been approved.
The mystery of a missing piggy bank has been solved thanks to an eagle-eyed woman.
A police probe has been launched after tips were stolen from an Aberdeen cafe.
Plans for a general store and cafe at a shop that ceased trading earlier this year have been approved.
A feast of community spirit is at the heart of everything Foodstory Cafe does.
A former north-east design studio could be turned into a coffee shop.
A former oil and gas worker who was forced to diversify when her department moved overseas has launched her own business after converting an old double decker bus into a portable cafe.
A North-east cafe has been heralded as one of the best in Scotland at a national competition.
Plans for a roadside services complex could create more than 100 jobs and generate up to £3.2 million a year for the North-east economy, a report has stated.
A lovely, cosy little cafe that just oozes charm and warmth – and really good food treats.
The wood-burning stove drew us into this lovely cafe like a magnet on a chilly Deeside day.
An Aberdeen cafe is blazing a trail by becoming completely plastic-free.
An Aberdeen cafe is in the running for a top award.
A young entrepreneur is hoping to make waves with the first vegan cafe in a North-east community.
Plans have been tabled to change the use of a building in Aberdeen.
A cafe in an Aberdeen shopping centre has shut for a revamp ahead of a new partnership with a local charity.
Plans to turn an Aberdeen shop into a cafe have taken a step forward.
Plans have been lodged to covert vacant former offices into flats and eateries.
Plans to turn a former hairdresser into a cafe have been accepted.
A North-east craft beer company has lodged plans for a new cafe and kitchen.
An Aberdeen entrepreneur is banking on a prime spot for her new city business.
A new cafe and first floor flat could be built on the site of a former Aberdeen chip chop if plans are accepted.
A zero waste cafe hopes to cut down on food waste and feed its community at the same time.