A 17th century ring with links to King Charles II has sold for more than £17,000 at auction.
A 17th century ring with links to King Charles II, which was found by a metal detectorist, is expected to fetch around £10,000 at auction.
People from around the north-east have taken part in a project to repair and conserve mountain paths.
Sir Billy Connolly has said he would like to die in his native Scotland by the shores of Loch Lomond.
The national tourism agency describes Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park as “quite a big deal”.