George Whyte can still remember the moment he set eyes on his wife Nelly, whom he met at a Highland Fling 65 years ago.
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The tiny island of Ulva, nestled in the Inner Hebrides off the west coast of Mull, has never been short of admirers.
A chapter of Aberdeen’s seafaring heritage is to sail into the history books when the last city-built ship makes its final journey next year.
The gallows humour which permeates Scottish sport has been prominent in recent days.
Karen Berry is in love with the whole world of dance.
An RAF legend has revealed how training in Moray helped harden his resolve ahead of being captured as a prisoner of war during World War II.
A fundraiser has swapped the north-east for the perils of kangaroos in Australia’s outback.
It was an image which caused outrage across Scotland in 2014: the sight of lions and tigers locked in cages in freezing conditions in Fraserburgh.
The film about their creation was called the First of the Few.
It happened 20 years ago, but John Clark still remembers the horror of the Sapphire trawler tragedy as if it was yesterday.
A medal, which was won by an Aberdeenshire man at the battle of Trafalgar, has been sold at auction for £12,000.
It is one of the most famous thoroughfares in Scotland – a place where Sir Alex Ferguson and his Dons stars paraded the European Cup Winners Cup to the rapturous acclaim of tens of thousands of proud members of the public in 1983, and the north-east’s London Olympic luminaries followed suit in 2012.
Many tears will be shed. Of that there is no doubt.
Kirstin Williamson is just like any other 20-year-old and is training to be a teacher at Aberdeen University, having just left home to live with flatmates.
The mystery over the burial place of an executed Jacobite clan chief could be solved next month by a renowned forensic expert.
There have been plenty of headlines recently about well-known Scots being afflicted with severe neurological conditions.
Nick Pilbeam admits he wasn’t sure what the reaction would be when he helped establish Scotland’s first Men’s Shed in Westhill in Aberdeenshire.
“All I heard was ‘No, No, No!’ It went for her throat and locked its teeth onto her. The screaming and howling was horrendous.”
It was once the club all boys wanted to join, with the lure of adventure and life skills not to mention traditional parades and a ready-made group of friends.
The stark reality of Scotland’s problem with alcohol abuse has never been far from the headlines in recent years.
For more than 20 years, a team of hardy Victorians painstakingly recorded vital information about the weather on top of Britain’s highest mountain.
It was an incident which featured a place known as “Scotland’s Gulag”, the abduction of a hostage, an impassioned debate at Westminster, and the intervention of the SAS.
Chan eil aon chànan gu leòr.
She was the history detective who found the original owners of an ancient Bible that had crossed the Atlantic - and he was the grateful descendant who benefited from her labours.
An intrepid north-east couple have honoured the memory of a tragic youngster by taking his handprint across Alaska and to the highest mountain in western Europe.
Alcohol and the internet can make for a potentially lethal cocktail, judging by the experience of an ex-soldier who ended up threatening to murder non believers.
As heroin entered Mark’s* bloodstream he knew he had made a catastrophic mistake, but in that moment it seemed the only way to escape the monotony of life behind bars.
A north-east woman who celebrated her 100th birthday yesterday has attributed her long life to a diet of traditional Scottish dishes such as mince and tatties.
From cosy little pubs where indie bands play acoustic sets to nightclubs and karaoke bars, music and culture are at the heart and soul of any city.
It’s no exaggeration to call them exceptional human beings.
The story behind a mysterious photograph which was discovered last year has finally been uncovered as an Aberdeenshire community prepares for its annual Highland Games.
Crisis – it’s a word that has almost become a cliche in the debate over the future of Scotland’s health service.