Wild weekend weather means the start of winter
Firework displays were cancelled, trees felled and flood warnings put in place as the north-east was battered by the first wild weather of the winter at the weekend.
Gale-force winds and driving rain hammered Aberdeen city, Aberdeenshire and Moray on Saturday, prompting the cancellation of several events and causing chaos on the roads.
About an inch-and-a-half of rain fell at Fyvie between noon on Saturday and yesterday, while at Aberdeen Airport forecasters recorded just over an inch of water.
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