A north-east man has admitted driving dangerously while more than three-and-a-half times the alcohol limit – on Christmas Day.
An Aberdeen comedy club will be opening its doors on Christmas Day to help out those who are feeling lonely.
It will be one of the busiest Christmas Days ever at AIA, with six flights set to depart on December 25 to destinations including Tenerife for some winter sun.
The eagerly anticipated return of Gavin And Stacey leads this year’s Christmas Day viewing, while Call The Midwife and EastEnders are also expected to be among the highlights.
A number of organisations are to open their doors this Christmas to help those who may be struggling over the festive period.
Inmates at a north-east prison will be tucking into an array of festive meals in the next few days.
A charity is encouraging people to ditch the razors this winter to raise money for sick children.
Mrs Brown and Miranda Hart will be back for Christmas.
The Queen has offered her support to the Duke and Duchess of Sussex following their decision to spend Christmas away from Sandringham.
The Duke and Duchess of Sussex and their baby son Archie will be spending Christmas in the US and not with the Queen at Sandringham, the PA news agency understands.
A man has been fined after stealing a bicycle on Christmas Day.
Daniel Watt crashed his grey Vauxhall Corsa, which landed on its side on the A96 Inverurie to Pitcaple road. The vehicle was written off.
Residents of an Aberdeen sheltered housing complex were treated to a festive dinner.
Police in Edinburgh are appealing for witnesses after thieves stole a mobile phone from and ambulance.
A drink driver has been fined and banned from the road after a Christmas Day crash.
Sir Rod Stewart has called for “peace on earth” as he shared a touching Christmas message with fans.
Sir Paul McCartney has told his fans he will be eating and drinking “too much” in a jovial message shared on Christmas Day.
An Aberdeen bar is looking to help people shed the Christmas pounds with a special fun run.
Here's everything you need to know about public transport services in the north-east over Christmas and New Year.
Christopher Dean has said he feels “a bit of vulnerability” about people seeing another side of him and ice-skating partner Jayne Torvill in the new television drama about them.
As doctor surgeries around the north-east prepare to close for the Christmas holidays, emergency chemists will remain open.
A community is pulling together to prepare a lunch for those who would otherwise be without company on Christmas Day.
A children's charity is hosting a popular festive attraction while raising funds.
Broad Street has closed as work started for this year's Christmas Village.
Two men have appeared in court charged in connection with a Christmas Day raid on an Aberdeen bank.
Police officers have issued an appeal to the public following a disturbance.
A popular supermarket chain has helped communities in the North-east by donating surplus food over the Christmas period.
The Queen and foul-mouthed matriarch Mrs Brown have scooped success on Christmas Day.
If you think cooking a Christmas meal for your entire family is stressful, try preparing more than 1,000 portions.
Some of Britain’s best-loved TV faces, including David Jason and the Two Ronnies, have been beaten by a reptile-wrestler from Australia in a new survey of the all-time most-watched Christmas television.