A north-east councillor has quit a top national park role for suggesting an MP should be hung from a bridge.
Cairngorms National Park Authority
Aberdeenshire Council has urged people visiting north-east beauty spots to be more considerate of the environment.
Cairngorms National Park bosses are urging people to stay at home this weekend.
A new development plan aimed at protecting a part of the north-east is nearing completion.
Proposals for 12 holiday cabins in the north-east have been approved.
Plans to convert a 140-year-old north-east school into affordable homes have been approved.
Dog owners have been urged to keep their animals on a lead while visiting a north-east national park.
Proposals for more holiday homes in the North-east have been called in by a national park authority.