A GIRL was today rescued by a helicopter after becoming stranded on a cliff on the North-east coast.
AN OWL that crash landed on a North Sea oil and gas platform has been airlifted to safety. The exhausted short eared owl was a found by workers on a platform on Wednesday. He was later flown by helicopter to Aberdeen when crew were returning on shore. Read more at Energy Voice
A bull has been rescued by a team of firefighters after becoming almost completely submerged in a drainage ditch.
An emotional mum today said two men who saved her son from drowning will now "always be part of the family".
A search for a man missing at sea has been suspended.
A WORKER suffered serious injuries today after being crushed at North-east engineering firm.
FIREFIGHTERS have rescued a parrot from woods. The bird was rescued from Dunnottar Woods, near Stonehaven, shortly before 3pm today. A height vehicle from Aberdeen was sent to the incident. A Scottish Fire and Rescue Service spokeswoman said: “The parrot was stuck up in some trees but it has now been reunited with its owner.”
FIVE fishermen were rescued after a North-east boat sank in the Celtic Sea.