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A Pop-up kitchen will be set up in Aberdeen this week to feed the homeless.
Many people will be waking up to the sight of a new games console under the tree on Christmas Day, but might also not be fully aware of all the features and settings it has on offer.
It won’t be lonely this Christmas as organisation lays on free festive meal for North-east community
A North-east community is pulling together so people don't have to face spending the festive period alone.
Christmas Day profits in an Aberdeen restaurant are set to be donated to charity to help homeless people.
Imagine waking up to find a rogue reptile nestled in your Christmas tree – but worse still, imagine it to be a snake.
Christmas is the busiest time of year for the Royal Mail and parcel companies.
Prisoners at the North-east’s super jail will dine on Chicken Balmoral and burgers this Christmas.
Staff at Aberdeen International Airport are to strike on December 23 and 24.
A Christmas appeal by Original 106 to provide toys and food to families has once again been an enormous success with hundreds of gifts donated.
Every year, British women spend 33 hours each preparing for Christmas – amounting to three months over the course of a lifetime.
Cracker of Christmas for 30 local artists given chance to show off their work for free at Aberdeen’s festive market
North-east artists featuring in a special showcase at this year's Aberdeen Christmas Village have praised the scheme.
More than 300 soft toys have been donated to a children's toy appeal by kind-hearted ice hockey fans.
Boys are almost three times as likely as girls to receive science and maths toys this Christmas, the Institution of Engineering and Technology has said.
Cooking Christmas dinner for a big family can be stressful – so we asked celebrity chef Gino D’Acampo for his top tips to help make it chilled and easy.
Never mind the streets of London ... the stage of His Majesty's was paved with comedy gold in Dick McWhittington.
A Polish online auction website has released a Christmas advert called English for Beginners and, boy, do the emotions get all too real.
People living in Northern Ireland are the best at sticking to a Christmas budget – while those in London are the most likely to put their festive spending on credit, research suggests.
How do you shut down a homophobic neighbour in the best possible way? You decorate your home in the brightest multicoloured lights to resemble the rainbow flag associated with the LGBT movement – that’s how.
Forget beard baubles and glitter beards, the latest hipster beard trend for this festive season appears to be to hang Christmas lights from your facial hair.
Organisers of a Christmas Wonderland event have pledged to look into parents' complaints after children were forced to wait two hours in the freezing cold.
A North-east street has raised more than £1,300 for charity with its own Christmas lights switch-on.
More than £38,000 was raised to help people suffering from cancer at a Christmas ball.
A young musician is celebrating, after a carol she penned for her dad last Christmas landed her a top industry accolade.
Christmas Panto Review: Sparkling festive show filled with music and laughs really is the cat’s whiskers
Christmas just wouldn't be Christmas without a good old fashioned panto and Inverurie sparkled this weekend with the start of a 20-show run of Puss in Boots.
Taking on the role of any baddie in panto can only be a good thing, right?
The Scottish SPCA Aberdeen Animal Rescue and Rehoming Centre is appealing to pet owners to think twice before taking on the responsibility for a new family pet if they cannot care for it.
An operation to tackle shoplifting in a North-east town in run up to Christmas has been launched.
As staple fixtures of the biggest pantomime in the North-east, dazzling and delighting audiences at Christmas time comes naturally to Alan McHugh and Jordan Young.
In towns and villages all across the North-east families will heading to their local Christmas panto.