A sailor has been rescued from the English Channel after his yacht drifted “hopelessly” for three days without a working engine or radio.
The RSPCA has rescued animals large and small this year, with creatures turning up in unexpected and very silly situations.
A female walker was airlifted to hospital after sustaining an ankle injury this afternoon.
Emergency services were called out this afternoon to rescue a 10-year-old boy who had become stuck in mud at a north-east park.
BMW Group has introduced a new support service for BMW and Mini drivers in the aftermath of an accident.
A British diplomat in China has been praised after he jumped into a river to rescue a drowning student.
A lifeboat team has rescued a dog which had jumped off a cliff in Orkney.
Rescue teams have saved two girls from the wreck of their collapsed apartment building in the Turkish city of Izmir, three days after an earthquake.
Families in Turriff are being warned to take extra care around the town's flood-prone Haughs until issues upstream can be resolved to help lower water levels during heavy rain.
Bystanders helped rescue an elderly couple from a sinking car after it careered into a canal in the US.
A coastguard helicopter and a mountain rescue team are currently providing assistance to two walkers on Ben Macdui.
Aberdeen lifeboats discovered a male paddleboarder attempting a sponsored paddle around Britain during a callout today.
A north-east lifeboat was called out in the early hours of the morning to rescue a broken-down vessel.
North-east lifeboats were launched after a yacht broke down in the North Sea.
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.