The outgoing Lord Lieutenant of Banffshire has paid tribute to the people of the county as she steps down from the post after 17 years.
A new Lord Lieutenant has been appointed to a historic north-east community.
A north-east landowner who has represented her community for nearly three decades is preparing to step down.
Tributes have been paid at this year's Scottish Traditional Boat Festival to the man who transformed it into an international attraction.
A celebrated Speyside poet who wrote about the wartime loss and suffering of her community has been remembered in her hometown.
They are one of Scotland's biggest success stories in tackling loneliness and social isolation.
A north-east businessman who began his career as a car engineer has been appointed as a Deputy Lord Lieutenant of Banffshire.
A two-year project to transform a neglected peak on the north-east coast into a thriving beauty spot has been completed.
The popular Lord Lieutenant of Banffshire has been made a Commander of the Victorian Order as part of the Queen's Birthday Honours list.
More than 100 of the north-east's longest serving residents came together for a royal-themed bash at the weekend.
Youngsters from a Buckie primary school were given a special message from the Queen as they helped launch a £2.5million dredger.