Nursery pupils in Grantown will be having a day at home today. Highland Council announced on its website the town’s primary nursery, which has 22 pupils, will be closed today due to having no water, power or heat. More to follow.
A number of schools in the Highlands have closed due to the bad weather conditions.
A number of Highland schools are closed this morning because of bad weather.
Fears have been raised over the future of Ellon’s shopping heart after one of its most respected retailers announced it is to close.
Royal Bank of Scotland’s 81-year relationship with a north-east town ended yesterday after the branch doors were closed for the last time.
New plans to roll out a mobile banking service to north-east towns affected by RBS branch closures were branded a “slap in the face” yesterday.
A north-east community that has already lost all of its bank branches will now receive fewer visits from a mobile service - as closures elsewhere place increased demand upon the vehicle.
The Beast from the East isn't quite done yet as numerous schools are still closed across the north of Scotland.
Protests were held over proposed RBS branch closures yesterday after the banking giant revealed it had turned a profit for the first time in a decade.
RBS has reversed a decision to close four bank branches in the north of Scotland.
Islanders are outraged at the decision to close the Castlebay branch.
My mission was simple – to find out the actual cost, in time, money and effort, of depositing £10 into the nearest bank to Castlebay, on Barra.
Schools are still feeling the effect of the wintry weather with many deciding to close their doors today.
Residents living in the north of Scotland face being “cut off altogether” if planned bank closures go ahead as new data has revealed that threatened branches are in some of the UK’s worst areas for broadband coverage.
The Royal Bank of Scotland announced yesterday it is planning to close hundreds of branches across the UK.
News of plans to close so many RBS branches is bitterly disappointing — particularly for those bank workers whose jobs are under threat.
After the Royal Bank of Scotland announced it was closing a score of branches across the north and north-east next year, we asked members of the public what they thought about the news.
North communities have erupted in fury to RBS plans to close 12 local branches across the region - and islanders on Barra will need to catch a ferry to conduct face-to-face banking.
The Royal Bank of Scotland announced this morning they are planning to close 259 of its branches next year.
A wheelchair user has issued a desperate plea to bank chiefs not to close Aberdeen's "most disabled-friendly" branch.
Overnight road closures on the A82 Inverness to Glasgow road have been reduced after objections from a campaign group.
Motorists are being warned to expect road closures and delays as work gets underway to safeguard the future of Skye Bridge and make the A87 safer.
Bank of Scotland has pledged to introduce extra mobile services before it closes branches in the north and north-east.
A busy Aberdeenshire road used by scores of tourists has reopened ahead of schedule.
An era will end in communities across the north and north-east when Scottish Hydro Electric pulls the plug on its remaining 37 stores.
Parents were celebrating last night after an independent panel rejected Highland Council's plans to merge four small primaries.
The following schools in Moray are closed today: Glenlivet Primary School Knockando Primary School Speyside High School Tomintoul Primary School
Due to severe weather conditions, the following schools will be closed today.
Today's weather has closed road bridges in the Highlands.
Drivers who use the Skye Bridge regularly will soon be able to get text or e-mail notifications of wind warnings and closures.