A council has sparked confusion by creating a 16ft ski-ing marmot, nicknamed “Marmite”, as the centre of its Christmas lights display.
Sky-gazers can catch a glimpse of a cosmic event on Sunday afternoon with Venus and Jupiter appearing side by side as “two points of light” after sunset.
John Campbell Brown, who has died suddenly aged 72, was one of the many people whose interest in astronomy was piqued by tuning in to the grainy TV pictures of Patrick Moore on The Sky at Night.
People working in the music industry are nearly twice as likely to develop tinnitus as those in quieter occupations, according to a study.
A 17-year-old Alness air cadet is reaching new heights after being shortlisted in an international space competition.
Dozens of Hong Kong families with young children have chanted “no more tear gas” as they marched to oppose the government’s handling of pro-democracy protests, on the eve of keenly contested local elections.
A Highland-wide competition has been launched to allow school pupils to have their say on the branding of an electric vehicle and the charging infrastructure across the region.
Dom Sibley believes the breakneck pace generated by Jofra Archer is an extra arrow in England’s quiver when they are dealing with an ageing Kookaburra ball.
Inverness Harrier Mhairi Maclennan has been flying under the radar this season – but she still hopes to challenge for a place on the Great Britain senior women’s side for next month’s European cross-country championships.
The Chase is getting a spin-off that will see all five Chasers team up for the first time.
Aberdeen para-swimmer Toni Shaw has been nominated for BBC Young Sports Personality of the Year.
Jofra Archer turned up the heat after Jos Buttler’s century but England settled for an underwhelming draw to complete their preparations for the Test series against New Zealand.
The new Mitsubishi L200 Series 6 has been named Pick-up of the Year at the Scottish Car of the Year (SCOTY) awards 2019.
A map which highlights the environmental impact of owning a voice assistant device has scooped a design award.
Oban’s ninth winter festival got under way this weekend with organisers saying the town is buzzing and the event looks set to be the busiest yet.
Juniper, a rare conifer which is used to flavour gin, is making a comeback in southern England with the help of a conservation rescue mission, Plantlife has said.
Writers have spent a year building an anthology about life and nature in the Cairngorms National Park.
The investigators, the lawmakers, and the man in the dock have heard enough.
Extra tickets for the biggest awards in the sporting calendar, BBC Sports Personality of the Year, are on sale now.
Extra tickets will be released for the biggest awards in the sporting calendar, BBC Sports Personality of the Year, which is to be held for the first time in Aberdeen.”
Aaron Ramsey fired Wales to Euro 2020 as a 2-0 victory over Hungary in Cardiff sealed their place in next summer’s finals.
Here are some facts and figures about Britain’s most famous festival, Glastonbury, which next year will celebrate 50 years since it was founded.
The Aberdeen creative firm behind a major interactive Doric project has been shortlisted as agency of the year.
A mass survey of care users in Aberdeen has highlighted significant loneliness in the city.
Cove Rangers maintained their five-point league at the top of Ladbrokes League Two with a late 3-0 win over Brechin.
Antoine Griezmann scored one and created another as France secured top spot in their Euro 2020 qualifying group with a 2-0 win in Albania.
Each week we ask small businesses key questions. Here we speak to Gordon Pearson who runs Wow Scotland Tours, together with wife Kay, in Tomatin.
Armand Gnanduillet scored twice as Blackpool crept back into the League One play-off places with a 2-0 home win over AFC Wimbledon.
Transport for London (TfL) fares will remain frozen for another year, Sadiq Khan has confirmed.
Arsenal defeated rivals Tottenham 2-0 in front of a record FA Women’s Super League crowd of 38,262.
Airdrieonians moved top of Scottish League One with a 2-0 win at Stranraer.
The Christmas lights will be switched on in Elgin on Saturday.