The Prince of Wales compared British seaside towns Margate and Southend to party destination Ayia Napa as he celebrated the UK’s ties to Cyprus.
Calls have been made for more trains to help north-east football fans support the national team.
A drum skin signed by members of an alternative rock band is among items up for auction at a forthcoming charity ball.
Audiences for this year’s Eurovision Song Contest will be treated to a greater mix of languages than usual when performers take to the stage on Saturday.
The Dons will be bitterly disappointed to be exiting Europe but football matters pale into insignificance in light of the ugly scenes at full-time in Cyprus.
Aberdeen suffered Europa League third qualifying round heartache as they crashed 2-0 to Apollon Limassol in Cyprus.
Dons attacker Ryan Christie today insisted all the pressure is on Apollon Limassol in the Europa League showdown in Cyprus.
Boss Derek McInnes today insisted the Dons’ reputation, exposure and revenue will rocket up a level if they reach the Euro group stages.
Summer signing Nicky Maynard admits the lure of European action was a major factor in leaving England to sign on at Aberdeen.
Aberdeen FC boss Derek McInnes will make a late decision on the day the squad fly out to Cyprus on whether to include striker Adam Rooney in the travelling squad.
A draw in Cyprus would be enough for Aberdeen to reach the Europa League play-off stage – but boss Derek McInnes is going for goals and a win against Apollon Limassol.
Captain Graeme Shinnie today warned Apollon Limassol the Dons will not be fazed by a hostile crowd, searing heat or a physical battle in Cyprus.
Apollon Limassol will face Aberdeen in Cyprus in the Europa League on Thursday without manager Sofronis Avgousti in the dug-out.
Boss Derek McInnes was today confident Aberdeen can finish the job in Cyprus to reach the Europa League play-offs.
Aberdeen International Airport could launch flights to holiday destinations including Malta and Krakow.
A British man has been stabbed to death in the holiday resort of Ayia Napa in Cyprus.
A DAD has spoken of the “terrifying” moment a group of children were nearly snatched from a hotel.