There was uproar across Scotland last night as chef Gordon Ramsay mispronounced the name of a town.
A charity is expanding its operation into the north-east with an initiative it hopes will help more than 250 disadvantaged youngsters.
A north-east MP has praised the work of a Men’s Shed in his constituency.
A campaign to save a closure-threatened community centre has won the support of a North-east MP.
An Aberdeenshire councillor has announced he will be stepping down to focus on his new role as an MP.
Former First Minister Alex Salmond said today voters had “not seen the last” of him as he lost his seat to the Conservatives.
The constituency of Gordon was a closely-watched battle in 2015 and it is set to fall under the spotlight again as the former First Minister fights for re-election.
Candidates have officially put their names forward to represent North-east constituencies in the upcoming General Election.
A historic bridges trail, book of treasures and doors open days are just some of the projects lined up to mark the Year of History, Heritage and Archaeology.
Aberdeenshire East has been best known as the constituency of former First Minister Alex Salmond since 2007. The then SNP leader swept into power in what was formerly the Gordon constituency in 2007, when Mr Salmond claimed 41% of the vote to oust Liberal Democrat Nora Radcliffe, who was seeking re-election for the second time.
Former First Minister Alex Salmond has given his final speech at Holyrood today.
"THIS is not the same country as a year ago."
THE Nationalists dominated in the North-east today, seizing every seat.
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
A PUNTER in Aberdeen has placed a £3,000 bet on the Lib Dems to beat Alex Salmond in the General Election.