A new website encouraging students to register to vote has launched a tool to help them decide whether to cast their vote at home or university.
Candidates have officially put their names forward to represent North-east constituencies in the upcoming General Election.
Scottish Conservative leader Ruth Davidson paid a visit to Inverurie as the Tories turned their attention to Alex Salmond's Gordon constituency.
This year political geeks are preparing themselves for a highly unusual event – local and general elections being contested just weeks apart.
North-east MPs have branded Theresa May's decision to hold a snap general election "an extraordinary U-turn".
A POLL has shown that 68% believe the north of England should become part of Scotland.
"THIS is not the same country as a year ago."
Nick Clegg has resigned as leader of the Liberal Democrats after admitting the results were “immeasurably more crushing” than he could have feared.
THE Nationalists dominated in the North-east today, seizing every seat.
Here are 10 key points from the election counts.
Stuart Donaldson has won the vote for the West Aberdeenshire and Kincardine constituency. The SNP candidate won the seat with a majority of 7,033 of votes. West Aberdeenshire and Kincardine results Stuart Donaldson (SNP) – 22,949 Robert Smith (Lib Dem) – 11,812 Alexander Burnett (Conservatives) – 15,916 Barry Black (Labour) – 2,487 David Lansdell (UKIP) – 1,006 Richard Openshaw (Green) – 885 Graham Reid (Independent) – 141
Angus Robertson has won the seat for the Moray constituency. The SNP candidate won with a majority of 9,065 votes. Moray results Angus Robertson (SNP) – 24,384 Sean Morton (Labour) – 4,898 Jamie Paterson (Lib Dem) – 1,395 Douglas Ross (Conservative) – 15,319 Robert Scorer (UKIP) – 1,939 James MacKessack-Leitch (Green) – 1,345
Mike Weir has won the vote for the Angus constituency. The SNP candidate won the seat with a majority of 11,230 of votes. Angus results Mike Weir (SNP) – 24,130 Sanjay Samani (Lib Dem) – 1,216 Gerard McMahon (Labour) – 3,919 Derek Wann (Conservative) – 12,900 David Mumford (Green) – 965 Calum Walker (UKIP) – 1,355
Callum McCaig has won the vote for the Aberdeen South constituency. The SNP candidate won the seat with a majority 7,230 of votes. Aberdeen South Callum McCaig (SNP) – 20,221 Denis Rixson (Lib Dem) – 2,252 Anne Begg (Labour) – 12,991 Ross Thomson (Conservative) – 11,087 Christopher Gray (Independent) – 139 Sandra Skinner (UKIP) – 897 Dan Yeats (Green) – 964
Alex Salmond has won the vote for the Gordon constituency. The SNP candidate won the seat with a majority of 8,687 of votes. Gordon results Alex Salmond (SNP) – 27,717 Braden Davy (Labour) – 3,441 Christine Jardine (Lib Dem) – 19,030 Colin Clark (Conservative) – 6,807 Emily Santos (UKIP) – 1,166
Eilidh Whiteford has won the vote for the Banff and Buchan constituency. The SNP candidate won the seat with a majority of 14,339 votes. Banff and Buchan results Eilidh Whiteford (SNP) – 27,487 David Evans (Lib Dem) – 13,148 Sumon Hoque (Independent) – 2,647 Alex Johnstone (Conservative) – 3,347
Kirsty Blackman has won the vote for the Aberdeen North constituency. The SNP candidate won the seat with a majority of 13,396 of votes. Aberdeen North Kirsty Blackman (SNP) – 24,793 Euan Davidson (Lib Dem) – 2,050 Richard Baker (Labour) – 11,397 Sanjoy Sen (Conservative) – 5,304 Tyrinne Rutherford (Trade Unionist and Socialist Coalition) – 206 Christopher Willett (National Front) – 186
AFTER months of campaigning, canvassing and debating, today is the day the country decides who will be its next representatives.
LETHARGIC but restless, irritated then amused, seeing party rosettes whenever I close my eyes – it can only be election fever.
A PUNTER in Aberdeen has placed a £3,000 bet on the Lib Dems to beat Alex Salmond in the General Election.