Extra efforts are being made to find customer service trainers for Aberdeen’s cabbies amid a number of complaints.
A council convener today said he is “surprised” a controversial taxi firm Uber has yet to arrive in Aberdeen.
Almost 300 taxis in the city have failed safety checks this year, new figures have revealed.
A discussion on whether to investigate introducing greener trains for Aberdeen will be held next week.
An Aberdeen councillor has told of his disappointment after a discussion about greener trains was delayed.
Rail fares could plummet if train operators switch to green fuel, a senior Aberdeen councillor said today.
Aberdeen councillors were paid almost £1 million in the last year.
A senior Aberdeen councillor has said he remains opposed to a policy to eventually introduce a 100% wheelchair accessible taxi fleet.
There’s an old saying, “all good things come to an end” and it’s with that in mind I have to say this is my very last column.
Travelling on a budget airline should be just a matter of tighter seats and not much legroom, but in Ryanair’s case it could mean cancelled flights and being left high and dry.
I was invited to a presentation last week at Aberdeen’s Institute of Medical Science, which is part of the University of Aberdeen, a centre which leads the way in fighting the world’s medical killers through research and clinical trials.
I wonder when the United States is finally going to accept its responsibilities with regards to climate change and cut back on emissions.
I was happily sat watching the news on television about the latest on Brexit when on to the screen came former Prime Minister Tony Blair, who immediately gave a big hug to Jean Claude Juncker, the EU bureaucrat many Brits hate.
Statistics revealed recently show a distinct increase in the number of reported sexual assaults and related incidents on our country’s rail network, bringing into question once again the suggestion of women-only carriages.
Yet again we see the face of radicalism with the wilful murder of innocent people in the name of religion with a rental van mowing down dozens of tourists enjoying the sun in Barcelona.
Concerns have been raised about heavy goods lorries using an unauthorised route.
Aberdonians are classed as being tight fisted or should I say canny, but records show North-east folk are extremely supportive of worthy causes.
Little Charlie Gard has been in the news again this past week, when once again the High Court was looking at the case.
Customer loyalty is vital to every type of business and this is a result of good service, which is sadly missing from one airline operating out of Aberdeen.
Well they're almost here - the school holidays, that is. They're a time when parents and grandparents desperately try to come up with ideas to keep the wee cherubs amused for more than five minutes.
The results are in so now it's time to look forward and put the interests of this great city and its people at the forefront of our deliberations as the newly elected councillors move towards forming its new political administration for the next five years.
Politics on both side of the Atlantic seems to be in turmoil, with Donald Trump's administration taking some very bad hits and Tony Blair seeking to derail Brexit.
It's looking like there is light at the end of the tunnel for our beleaguered oil and gas industry.
Society is definitely changing and not necessarily for the better.
With only 30 shopping days to Christmas and Black Friday at the end of the week, retailers look as if they're going to have a bumper time In the run up to the big day.
The batteries are now totally recharged ready for the run-up to Christmas and the New Year, following our return from a cruise in the Caribbean, which I’d been promising Helen for quite a while.
A call has been made to allow taxis through a controversial Aberdeen bus gate - by the city's Depute Provost.
A councillor has expressed his concerns at a dysfunctional electronic speed sign close to a school.
A councillor's bid to ban HGVs on some rural roads has been met with opposition by Police Scotland.
Councillors in Aberdeen claimed more than £40,000 in expenses during the last 12 months.