A leading car insurance provider is teaming up with a national roadside electric vehicle assistance company to introduce a new service which will help rescue stranded EV owners when they run out of charge.
North-east lifeboats were launched after a yacht broke down in the North Sea.
A pulsing signal has been detected from under the rubble of a Beirut building that collapsed during the explosion in the Lebanese capital last month, raising hopes there may still be a survivor buried there.
Pakistan’s military has said it will deploy rescue helicopters to Karachi to transport some 200 families to safety after canal waters flooded the city amid monsoon rains.
Users of a north-east beach were given a shock yesterday as a baby seal decided to visit the shore.
Emergency response teams including a helicopter and lifeboats were scrambled to rescue a swimmer who got into difficulty in a north-east river.
An Aberdeen woman has spoken of the moment she managed to pull a teenage girl to safety from a notoriously dangerous stretch of sea.
A north-east lifeboat launched yesterday afternoon to assist a vessel in difficulty.
“If I had let it go it would’ve smashed the tiles of my roof and then smashed into my car."
Firefighters rescued a woman from a first-floor window in Aberdeen after it reportedly fell out its frame.
A man has been rescued after falling from cliffs at a north-east castle.
A deer was rescued after becoming trapped upside down between a wall and a shed in Aberdeen.
Fire crews helped to rescue a horse trapped on its back against a wall in Aberdeen this afternoon.
Police were called into action to help a stranded baby seal in Aberdeen.
A search was launched this afternoon following reports of a dog in the River Dee.
A dog on her way to a new home in the north-east was rescued by police after it escaped.
A north-east jet-skier who was rescued by the RNLI has praised lifeboat volunteers for their work.
A lifeboat crew was called after a sailing club’s boats capsized in stormy conditions in the North Sea.
Footage showing a RNLI crew rescuing a jet skier in trouble off the coast of a north-east town has been released.
A 999 call asking for the Coastguard's help at an incident in the north-east has been released in a bid to boost awareness.
A search for a vessel in distress off the north-east coast has been stood down.
A man was rescued from Aberdeen Harbour in the early hours of this morning.
Rowers were rescued near an Aberdeen bridge after their boat capsized.
A north-east dog owner had to be rescued from a harbour after he went into the water to find his lost pet.
A dog that plunged over a north-east cliff edge has had his day, having been returned to shore safe and well by a lifeboat crew.
A daring pig which made headlines 10 years ago after jumping from a north-east lorry heading to market has died.
Billionaire Elon Musk has apologised to a British expat who helped with the rescue of 12 schoolboys trapped in a cave in Thailand after calling him “pedo guy”.
Elon Musk has shared a series of videos of his SpaceX team testing a mini-submarine that he says could be used to rescue the young football team trapped in a cave in Thailand.
A north-east sanctuary which was founded after a “miraculous rescue” of a horse is celebrating 20 years of helping animals in the north-east.
A grey seal who got his neck caught in a discarded fishing net has been rescued from a beach by volunteers and is now fighting for his life.