Selfridges has opened its Christmas shop for those who want to recover from the heatwave with some wintry cheer.
Reports of an unexploded bomb washed on the banks of the River Thames turned out to be a giant Christmas bauble.
Fans of hit sitcom Gavin & Stacey are tweeting their joy after the show announced it would be creating a one-off Christmas special.
Esther Lloyd has organised monthly singing night Inner Vocals after she realised belting out her favourite songs helped her deal with the stress of her cancer treatment.
Most children would be delighted to receive cash for Christmas, but not six-year-old Alfie Douglas.
Council chiefs have called on the public for views as they consider a shake-up of school holidays in the north-east.
Workers at a pet shop raised an incredible amount of money to help feed local animals who spent their Christmas in a rescue centre.
A missing 3ft tall light-up Rudolph has found by eagle-eyed members of the public after it vanished from a north-east football club’s ground.
A north-east woman is on the lookout for old Christmas trees – so she can feed them to her herd of goats.
A charity that helps homeless and vulnerable people in Aberdeen has thanked people for their support in recent months.
Sir Rod Stewart has called for “peace on earth” as he shared a touching Christmas message with fans.
Aston Merrygold has won Strictly Come Dancing’s Christmas special.
Sir Paul McCartney has told his fans he will be eating and drinking “too much” in a jovial message shared on Christmas Day.
Call The Midwife star Helen George has admitted she finds it difficult to watch herself on television.
A number of organisations will be opening their doors on Christmas Day to people struggling through the festive season.
Revellers have been urged to drink responsibility this festive season.
An Aberdeen University choir will perform on TV tonight.
Television favourites that have provided drama and delight throughout the year will treat audiences to competing Christmas specials.
Strictly Come Dancing winner Stacey Dooley has shared a heartfelt message to her fans to thank them for their support a week after lifting the glitterball trophy.
Caroline Flack has said she struggled with the skin-tight dresses and high heels worn by dancers when she appeared on Strictly Come Dancing.
An Aberdeen charity has been given a £50,000 windfall to boost its Christmas spirits.
Community appeals for spare Christmas tree lights after Gourdon harbour display is left in dark by bad weather
An Aberdeenshire community is appealing for spare Christmas tree lights after their festive display was damaged in bad weather.
A total of 36 people have been arrested in the north-east as officers crack down on violent crime.
Farmers battled hard to bring Christmas dinner to our tables this year – due to the heatwave’s effect on crops and livestock, according to experts.
A senior politician has blasted the Scottish Government after the AWPR opening was delayed a fourth time.
This year we’ve sent our photographers out to schools across the north-east to take pictures of Christmas shows.
The moment EastEnders’ Dirty Den served his wife Angie with divorce papers has been voted the most dramatic moment in British Christmas television history.
This year we've sent our photographers out to schools across the north-east to take pictures of Christmas shows.
Aberdeen residents will have one last chance to shop as part of the Christmas Village this weekend.
Residents of a north-east community have raised hundreds of pounds for charity.