When Rory Macdonald takes to the skies, it is in the knowledge that the flight could mean the difference between life and death.
The smell of lentil soup is in the air as people warmly greet each other at North East Sensory Services (NESS) in Aberdeen, before sitting down to enjoy lunch together.
If you happen to be walking past Crown Baptist Church on a Wednesday night, you might hear a chorus of voices rising in song.
Perfectly groomed brows, just the right shade of foundation and a dazzling smudge of bright lipstick; this is Helen Mulgrew’s “war paint” for the day ahead.
Standing for more than 100 years, the owners of Burnside House in Turriff told Ellie House why its magic will never fade.
When Sarah Rochester received a message from her old school friend, Peter Lawson, she never imagined she would relocate from London to Aberdeen and embark on a new life.
Lynne Mennie did just that and told Ellie House about the adventures along the way.
With funeral poverty on the rise and limited plots left in graveyards, why are we still afraid to talk about death?
When Vicki Fraser leaves the office for the day and goes home to her two sons, there are moments when she hugs them a little tighter.
Slains House is an Aladdin’s cave of treasure, its many rooms filled with quirky odds and ends from around the world, but mainly Indonesia.
The dark nights may seem never ending at this time of year, with daylight hours in short supply before and after the winter solstice.
When Deirdre and Stephen Little first set eyes on 78 Hamilton Place, it took a hefty dose of imagination to see the potential on offer.
Foo’s yer doos or fit like... if you’re sat there in bafflement then you clearly dinna ken yer Doric.
As you turn the pages of The People’s Friend, the din of modern life seems to fade into the background.
Number 56 St Swithin Street is a home which needs to be filled with people, with children racing down the stairs of this beautiful period property.
When Alistair Baranowski surveys his back garden, he can choose between visiting the saloon or paying his respects at the cemetery, which is filling up fast due to shoot-outs.
Pioneer behind fight against kidney disease in Aberdeen reflects upon his lengthy and remarkable career
There is hardly a week that passes when Neil Edward is not stopped in the street and profusely thanked for the role he played in saving someone’s life.
It’s fair to say that Colin Slessor is fun-loving and certainly a character with a glint in his eye for the next quip.
The Cowies were on the hunt for a new-build when they stumbled across Invercowie House, a B listed period townhouse steeped in history and complete with gorgeous original features.
Sharks might not strike you as cute and cuddly. Indeed, their reputation is quite the opposite.
This will be my first Christmas as a mother and that in itself is rather special and remarkable, to me at least.
Jamie Williams has an infectious smile – you can’t help but beam back as he makes a cheeky quip.
House renovations are not for the fainthearted, from the mess and time involved not to mention the sheer inconvenience.
Christmas, a time of coming together with our loved ones and showing gratitude for what we have.
There’s nothing quite like making an entrance in life and this elegant family home will enable you to do just that.
To take a look at Aberdour House is to be reminded of times gone by, a slice of history from an era where estate life was prevalent in Aberdeenshire.
Betty Lyon rarely eats out and has a fair few tongue lashings for Aberdeen’s restaurant scene.
The renovation of Eden Manor, a former north-east care home, is now complete and new residents have already moved in.
From high-end, high-street couture to designer dresses, charity shops offer top-quality clothing at rock-bottom prices
As winter trends hit the high street, many shoppers pause to stare into the window of a trendy boutique in Cults.
Bumping down the farm track to Hilton Farm Cottage feels a little bit like disappearing from the world, despite the fact Aberdeen is only seven miles away,
I’ve never been particularly good at running – I can still recall my PE teacher bellowing at me to pick up my knees.
You have to have a particular kind of patience to camp out at high altitude for 15 hours straight, in a bid to film the migration of a Tibetan antelope.
Behind the door of Number 16 Chanonry is a historic mansion which has been filled with love. Its owner told Ellie House why it will always welcome her home.