An Aberdeen campaigner hopes male suicide rates will fall after a charity called statistics “deeply concerning”.
A person took their own life in the north-east every five days last year, new figures show.
The number of suicides has risen for the first time since 2013, with a “significant increase” among men, official figures show.
More than 50 men who attended a support group in the city have considered taking their own lives in the last year, organisers have said.
More people across the north-east died by suicide in 2018 compared to the previous year, new figures have shown.
The father of Molly Russell, the teenager who took her own life after viewing disturbing material online, has urged social networks to take action immediately and not drag their feet until a regulator is introduced.
Family lives are being obliterated in the name of “Facebook likes”, a police chief who leads the country’s response to child sexual abuse said in a blistering attack on so-called paedophile hunters.
A man who contemplated taking his own life 10 years ago today told of his ambitious challenge to head down the rocks at the site while raising cash for a mental health charity.
Social networks have been accused of showing little regard for the security and interests of their users, as the Government prepares for legislative measures that could enforce the removal of harmful content.
Images of self-harm and suicide on social media like those viewed by teenager Molly Russell “normalise” such behaviour and leave people at risk, the suicide prevention minister has said.
A proposed crackdown on social media companies is expected to be announced, to force them to remove illegal content and protect vulnerable users.
More than 500 people in the north-east have committed suicide since 2011.
A north-east mental health charity has attended an event to increase awareness of safer travel for people going offshore.
A range of events are set to take place in the north-east for Suicide Prevention Week.
Events are being lined up to help try to prevent suicide in the north-east.
A suicide prevention charity helpline experienced its “busiest day ever” after troubled Coronation Street character Aidan Connor killed himself, prompting a flood of requests for help from young people.
An Australian suicide prevention charity has partnered-up with a North-east awareness group.
A North-east football club has launched an initiative to tackle the often taboo subject of suicide.
A groundbreaking campaign which has reduced suicides in the North-east by almost a third is hoping to reach 20,000 people by this summer.
Caitlyn Jenner has said she once considered suicide when she was being pursued by the paparazzi before coming out as a transgender woman.
Four men killed themselves in the last year after being blackmailed as part of a growing cyber “sextortion” racket.
A new app aimed at preventing suicides in the North-east has been launched.
Explosions, at least one likely caused by a suicide bomber, rocked the Brussels airport and its subway system Tuesday, prompting a lockdown of the Belgian capital and heightened security across Europe.
Photos of the shotgun which Nirvana frontman Kurt Cobain used to end his own life in 1994 have been released by police.