One of the north’s most dedicated sporting mentors has received a prestigious accolade for her efforts.
Sometimes, it’s the little things which make the biggest difference.
Scotland's cricketers, who are currently involved in a one-day international series in Aberdeen, have thrown their backing behind a north-east cancer charity.
The chairman of Aberdeenshire CC, who are bottom of the Eastern Premier Division table and facing the prospect of relegation, has admitted the situation at the club is "far from acceptable".
Adrian Neill has always been a hard man to ignore. At 6ft 11in, he is Scottish cricket’s very own Mount Rushmore and is scaling his own peaks in cricket.