Andrew Douglas

I'm a Digital Journalist with the Press and Journal.

Travel disruption A937 Angus

July 20, 2015

The A937 Angus and A937 Coronation Road (Montrose) is closed, with slow traffic in both directions between A92 Charleton Road and Kinnabar Road Hillside.


Flood warnings in effect

July 17, 2015

The Scottish Environmental Protection Agency (SEPA)  has issued flood alerts for Aberdeenshire, Aberdeen City, Tayside, Dundee Angus, Fife and areas of the Central Belt.


VIDEO: First young beaver spotted

July 17, 2015

Experts from the UK’s first licensed trial reintroduction of beavers - the Scottish Beaver Trial – have released footage of a new beaver kit at Lochan Buic in the Knapdale Forest of Argyll.


Petrofac North Sea leak went undetected for over an hour

July 15, 2015

Petrofac has been issued an improvement notice after a gas leak went undetected for 84 minutes on a North Sea platform. The incident is understood to have happened in March on the Kittiwake platform, which is located 160km from Aberdeen. Read the full article on our sister website, Energy Voice


Uphill struggle for fracking

July 15, 2015

Fracking faces an “uphill struggle” for public acceptability, Lord Chris Smith has admitted as his shale gas task force published a report on the local environment and health impacts of the industry.

Business opinion

Jennifer Young: A dose of positive thinking

July 15, 2015

We have probably all been told at some point in our lives that if you want to improve your life then you need to change how you think.  Have positive thoughts and you will become happier.  Think like a millionaire and you will become one.