The Scottish Government is to end the requirement for councils to provide “critical childcare” for key workers the week before schools return, it has emerged.
Time is almost up for key workers in a north-east town to get a free bike check-up.
The Prince of Wales has arrived at a Transport for London (TfL) training centre to thank London Underground staff for working during the coronavirus pandemic.
Pupils at an Aberdeen primary school have reimagined what makes a superhero after nearly three months since lockdown started.
Slots are still available for key workers who wish to have a free safety check and minor repairs made to their bike.
A pilot scheme to offer free bicycle checks and repairs for key workers will launch in the north-east next week.
Keyworkers in the spotlight: North Sea offshore worker returned to land to discover ‘different society’
In part five of our series on the efforts of keyworkers. Danny McKay speaks to a worker who returned from offshore to a changed world following introduction of the Covid-19 lockdown
In part four of our series on the efforts of keyworkers. Danny McKay speaks to those involved in keeping the north-east public transport systems moving
Keyworkers in the spotlight: Aberdeen police officer describes seachange in city centre role since lockdown
In part three of our series on the efforts of keyworkers. Danny McKay speaks to those involved in policing the north-east's streets
A north-east nurse was just two days into a new role when the crisis took hold.
North-east taxi drivers are starting up their engines to transport frontline workers and food parcels.
During these difficult times gratitude and thanks have been centered on key workers, and rightly so.
This Thursday I will be standing outside my house clapping for our carers as I have done for the past 10 weeks.
More than 1,000 protective visors have been created and distributed to key workers by staff at colleges across the north-east.
A carpenter who scooped a £1 million lottery win has been making wooden boxes filled with plants to bring some cheer to key workers.
A family-run Indian restaurant has been delivering free food to key workers during the lockdown.
Health and social care workers should be tested “routinely” and on a “mass scale” for coronavirus regardless of whether they have symptoms, according to a panel of experts.
Aberdeen City Council has launched a community initiative to highlight the positive work that people in the area have been doing during the Covid-19 pandemic.
A north-east resident has made his own unique tribute to frontline NHS workers.
An Aberdeen shopping centre is offering free parking to NHS workers.
Police officers in the north-east are promoting a campaign to help keep children entertained during lockdown.
A UK-wide budget hotel chain is supporting the Aberdeen community by keeping its central site open during the coronavirus lockdown.
A north-east charity has announced it will offer key workers a childcare service.
Coronavirus: North-east councils accused of operating ‘postcode lottery’ over childcare places for key workers
Key workers are being forced to stay home without pay due to a “postcode lottery” at north-east councils, a union has alleged.
Parking provider NCP is extending its free parking offer to all essential workers.
The Scottish Government has classed all journalists who are reporting on the coronavirus pandemic as key workers.
Madness are offering public sector staff free tickets for their music festival later this month to celebrate the work they do.
PLANS have been lodged to build more than 100 homes in the grounds of a hospital in the hope it will address problems recruiting nursing and teaching staff across the North-east.