A “cruel and calculated” killer who murdered a mechanic in his own home has been awarded more than £200,000 to cover his legal fees – and that figure is set to rise.
More north-east residents can now apply for faster fibre broadband.
An exotic bird on the loose around a north-east neighbourhood has been reunited with its owners.
An appeal has been launched after a rhea was spotted on the run in the north-east yesterday.
An ambulance crew has been called to a one-car crash on a north-east road.
A van and a car have crashed on a north-east road this morning.
A north-east woman has said “every day is a gift” after a kidney transplant transformed her life.
Part of the road was closed while officers were at the scene scene, however it has now reopened.
The brother of a pensioner who was murdered has said he will “never forgive” his killer.
An elderly couple have been treated for injuries after their car left the road.
A north-east mechanic found dead in his home was seen standing with two men in his garden with a concerned look on his face the day before he died, a court has heard.
A senior detective told a court the injuries suffered by a mechanic allegedly bludgeoned to death in his home were the worst he had ever seen.
A police crime scene manager has told a court how officers recovered almost £200,000 while clearing out an alleged murder victim’s home.
Court hears man accused of murdering north-east mechanic Brian McKandie paid off £1,500 bar tab same week body found
A man accused of murder paid off a £1,500 bar tab the week his alleged victim died, having not bought a drink in the pub for a year, a court has heard.
A man accused of murdering a north-east mechanic in his rural cottage told police he had “no idea who was responsible”.
Court told man accused of murdering and robbing north-east mechanic Brian McKandie was left with just £27 a month after child maintenance
A north-east man accused of murdering and robbing a mechanic in his cottage was left with just £27 a month after expenses from his job as a farmer.
Inspector who went to house of dead mechanic Brian McKandie said she would have acted differently ‘in hindsight’
The senior investigating police officer who was sent to the home of north-east mechanic Brian McKandie and failed to realise a crime had taken place has told a court she would have acted differently “in hindsight.”
A north-east mechanic found dead in his home had nearly £200,000 in cash stored in the house, a court has heard.
Proposals for a new electricity substation outside a north-east village could be decided next week.
A friend of a north-east mechanic has told a court of the moment she phoned the police because she saw blood inside his property and later discovered he was dead.
Police scene examiners who attended at the home of a north-east mechanic found dead originally thought his death was an accident, a court has heard.
A woman has admitted stealing a portable hard drive from a north-east electrical store.
A thief who committed a spate of offences over a month has been jailed.
A mechanic who killed a north-east biker in a horror smash on the day the father-of-two celebrated his birthday was today spared a jail term.
Police have criticised North-east parents for putting youngsters at risk by speeding while ferrying their children to school.
The thought of building your own house while holding down a job and looking after newborn twins would be enough to put off even the most ambitious of house builders, but not Jenny and Mark Robertson.
Thousands of pounds of motorcycle equipment has been destroyed in a fire in a North-east village.
Police Scotland have warned motorists of icy road conditions across the North-east.
A road has been closed for more than three hours after a crash involving a lorry and a car.
When Sarah Lowrie was told her daughter would be born with a serious heart defect she probably couldn’t imagine she’d one day lead a normal life.