A D-Day veteran who jumped 15,000ft from an aeroplane has become the oldest person in the world to skydive - at the age of 101 and 38 days.
As famine looms across East Africa, clean water is critical - but drought has seen the price of water in Somaliland reportedly rocket by up to 3,000%.
As goats grazed on pieces of spinach and cows languished under the shade of trees, Maryan Hudun surveyed her farm contentedly.
Friends of Stonehaven Heated Open Air Pool are holding a fundraising evening this weekend before the facility opens for the summer on May 27.
Three stars of the entertainment industry will visit the north-east later this month to judge a choir competition being held as a charity fundraiser.
East Africa is on the brink of famine after years of drought and conflict that has left 16 million people facing the threat of starvation, aid experts fear.
Volunteers from a north-east lifeboat have announced plans to host an open day in Fraserburgh next month.
The justice system is failing to protect victims of stalking, harassment, domestic abuse and coercive behaviour from further distress, according to a new report.
Fun-loving youngsters will be springing into action at an inflatable festival coming soon to Aberdeen.
The organisers of a charity walk which is returning after a hiatus to raise cash for a north-east hospital have appealed for entrants.
A popular fun run day to help those with cancer all across the Speyside region will return to Ballindalloch Castle for its third year this weekend.
The business community in a north-east town was in the pink yesterday to help support cancer research.
Kind-hearted people across the north-east have been urged to put their best foot forward for a Tartan Trek next weekend.
An Aberdeen legal company plans to donate £200 to cancer charity Friends of Anchor for every home they sell in the month of June.
Children and young people feel social media sites are failing to shield them from pornography, self-harm and bullying content, the NSPCC has warned.
The founder and former trustees of the collapsed charity Kids Company could be banned from holding company directorships.
A hotel is being transformed into an underwater paradise for a charity ball - complete with giant neon jellyfish.
Ebola survivor Pauline Cafferkey is planning to return to Sierra Leone for the first time since she was struck down with with the killer virus.
A music and buffet event, planned for Inverness this week, is aiming to give a helping hand to heroes struggling in the wake of their experiences on the front line.
Next door neighbours from Brechin have scooped the lion’s share of a £3million Postcode Millions prize pot.
Highland Hospice has revealed its plans to turn the Highlands yellow next month with its new Custard Challenge.
A popular fundraising event will return to the north-east after taking a year-long hiatus.
Kevin Innes always wanted a Fergie, but he never imagined his restoration would raise money for charity
Two leading north-east women have been appointed to the board of Aberdeen Performing Arts.
The new trailer for Christopher Nolan’s film Dunkirk offers a first look at One Direction star Harry Styles in his acting debut.
An Aberdeen charity has launched its annual Christmas appeal with a plea to businesses to join its crusade.
A north-east trio are celebrating after successfully trekking across the Great Wall of China.
Emily Findlay stands tall and proud and her 20-year-old body reveals nothing of the trauma it has suffered over the past six years.
Aboyne Golf Club will host a sporting event for the army's national charity, the ABF, on Friday, September 30.
Organisers have hailed the success of a walk which took place in Aberdeen to help raise funds for a dementia charity.
An Aberdeenshire woman, who recovered from cancer, has successfully raised over £21,000 for charity after arranging a community event to thank those who helped her overcome her illness.
Scottish social care charity Cornerstone has teamed up with an offshore company to provide a unique fundraising challenge for 16 willing participants.