Investment in science, and research and development is key for the UK to reap the rewards of future technologies, Tim Peake has said.
The National Lottery has brought together winners from the past quarter of a century to celebrate its 25th anniversary this year.
Lucky winners with a combined fortune of more than £110 million have posed for a Vanity Fair-style photo shoot to mark The National Lottery’s 25th anniversary.
A maintenance manager has said he has no intention of retiring after winning £1 million on a National Lottery scratchcard.
National Lottery operator Camelot has reported record half-year results, boosted by sales for the £170 million EuroMillions prize won by a single UK player last month.
The National Lottery has celebrated its 25th anniversary – and revealed that 47 millionaires have been created in the north-east.
A former Royal Marine has said National Lottery funding is “vital” to a veterans centre which helped “save lives”.
If you never have much luck with your lottery numbers, a move to Birmingham might boost your chances.
TV presenter Helen Skelton has said she wants her two sons to have a love of the great outdoors and be “that kind of feral little thing that little boys are meant to be”.
Community groups have been awarded more than £90,000 of cash from the National Lottery.
A lucky couple have won a £500,000 jackpot twice in the same lottery draw – after almost trying to make one of the tickets void.
Singer Sophie Ellis-Bextor made a surprise visit to a children’s hospice to raise awareness of the billions of pounds donated to UK charities by the National Lottery.
Reality TV star Scarlett Moffatt said she wished everyone could be a “bit more Himba” – the African tribe she and her family filmed with for her new show.
Community toilets and a field for a pet dog are among the surprising items National Lottery winners have bought with their cash windfalls.
Rick Astley was among the stars out in force for the 25th National Lottery Awards.
One UK ticket-holder has won the £170 million EuroMillions jackpot to become the country’s biggest ever winner.
A £167 million EuroMillions jackpot could make a single ticket holder the UK’s biggest ever lottery winner on Friday.
An Aberdeen charity has appealed for the public to help it win a national competition.
Community groups from across the north-east are celebrating after being awarded more than £90,000 in National Lottery funding.
A charity is encouraging older people who have hearing loss to attend an information event in a north-east community.
Representation in the arts has faltered, with the low numbers of disabled people in creative careers remaining largely unchanged, an annual study indicates.
Arts Council England will “pressure” organisations to reveal data on the sexuality of their staff in a drive for diversity.
An Aberdeen student union has received £10,000 in funding to invest in improving mental health on campus.
Two Aberdeen groups have been awarded a share of £457,000.
Four north-east community groups have been awarded funding from the National Lottery.
A stage school and charity is celebrating after receiving nearly £50,000 in a national funding scheme.
Plans to build a new north-east skatepark have taken a step forward.
An MSP has congratulated an Aberdeen primary school after it received funding from the National Lottery.
Community groups in Aberdeen are vying for a share of a £150,000 pot.
Cricket “ticklers” are taking to the field to help bring a once-common species back from the brink of extinction, conservationists said.