Supermarket Lidl said it outperformed every rival on the high street over the Christmas period, with bosses revealing families switched £110 million of their spend to the discounter.
Lidl stores in Aberdeen will be giving out free coal in a bid to revive the first-foot tradition.
Full List: Every Asda, Sainsbury’s, Lidl, Aldi and Morrisons houmous product recalled over salmonella fears
More than 70 different houmous products sold at Britain's biggest supermarkets have been recalled over fears they may contain salmonella.
If you've got any of these products in your fridge or your lunch box don't eat them.
Council staff have been praised for their efforts to help clear up areas blighted by flooding in Aberdeen.
Torrential rain caused chaos in the region as stores were closed, concerts cancelled and cars became trapped on flooded roads.
Roads across Aberdeen are flooded with a supermarket forced to close due to the weather.
A police investigation has been launched after a van struck a car on a busy Aberdeen road and then drove off.
A north-east butcher has today said changing shopping habits and discount supermarkets are part of the reason behind the decision to close up after 24 years.
A supermarket has donated more than 16 tonnes of surplus food to north-east charities.
A new car showroom is set to open in Aberdeen this weekend.
Children are being encouraged to get out and about this summer with a new booklet highlighting north-east landmarks.
Lidl have issued a recall of salt and pepper mills over fears they may contain glass.
Pupils from an Aberdeen primary school glee club have officially opened a new supermarket in the city today.
Supermarket giant Lidl is recalling packs of jaffa cakes from its shelves due to undeclared milk.
A supermarket giant will open their fifth Aberdeen store tomorrow.
An Aberdeen armed forces charity that was being hampered by problem parkers has moved to new premises.
Staff at a north-east children’s charity have raised funds for a safety service.
Plans to turn a former supermarket site in Aberdeen into a car dealership have taken a step forward.
Work to transform a former Aberdeen electronics shop into a supermarket has started.
An Aberdeen supermarket has confirmed its latest store will open its doors to customers this week.
A 15-year-old boy has been arrested following an assault on another teenager in Aberdeen.
Lidl is to start selling a robotic vacuum cleaner made by German firm Vileda, as it looks to enter the smart home retail world.
An Aberdeen road will close for more than a month while roadworks are carried out ahead of a new supermarket opening.
A planning application has been lodged to turn a former technology store into two retail units - including a new supermarket.
Almost 50 products have now been recalled due to fears of listeria contamination.
Major recall over fears frozen veg on sale at Sainsbury’s, Lidl, Aldi and Tesco could be contaminated with deadly Listeria
A major recall of 43 frozen vegetable products - including some on sale at Tesco, Aldi, Lidl and Sainsbury's - has been issued over fears it may contain a deadly bacteria.
An Aberdeen community is set to hold a litter pick in an effort to tackle issues with rubbish in the area.
Three cars have crashed on a busy Aberdeen road. The collision happened outside Lidl on the Lang Stracht. Police and the Scottish Fire and Rescue Service were called to the scene at around 3.30pm. The incident has caused tailbacks on the road. More to follow
Work is now under way on a new supermarket in Aberdeen after councillors approved a building warrant.