Chris Jappy couldn’t have imagined how his life would be utterly transformed at the start of 2012.
An “evil and dangerous” visually impaired rapist who sexually assaulted eight of his fellow pupils at a school for the blind has been handed a life sentence.
A man who snatched an autistic child in a railway station was jailed for eight months yesterday.
Furious fishermen have criticised draft EU guidelines on a post-Brexit fisheries arrangement, which calls for EU access to UK waters to be maintained.
The north-east could bask in balmy September sunshine this week, while forecasters have predicted the hottest day in more than 50 years south of the border.
Gardens are a great place to escape to, with the tranquil peace and quiet of nature surrounding you, and the garden of 20 Rubislaw Park Crescent in Aberdeen is no exception.
Tear yourself away from the sea and city views to chill in this luxurious executive apartment.
Can you believe this large three-bedroom apartment in Aberdeen’s west end could be yours for under £200K?
Aberdeen is often described as a collection of villages - and picking the right one for your new home is perhaps the most important decision you can make.
When it comes to taking your first step on the property ladder, it's great to get your hands on a home where you don't immediately have to undertake masses of DIY projects - you can just move in, unpack and enjoy being a homeowner for the first time.
This is a good time to sell your home. Most people aren't yet going away on their summer holidays and the garden is bursting into life.
Sometimes you step through the doors of a superb property and take away a wonderful memory.
This flat gives open-plan living with plenty of character. Re-decorated and well looked after, there are high ceilings and cornicing throughout the home.
Those of us who have experienced the joys of a coastal holiday will know how relaxed you feel when you wake up knowing you have the pleasure of ever changing views, sandy beaches and the sound of waves crashing on to the shore to look forward to.
Newmachar is an excellent base for commuting from as it is just 10 miles north of Aberdeen.
This cottage looks dainty on the outside, with white borders around the windows and door and in a quiet idyllic corner of other cottages.
Victoria and Stuart Chalmers bought 28 Goodhope Park in Aberdeen just a month before they got married in 2014.
If walls could talk, Roeberry House at South Ronaldsay, Orkney, could tell stories worth listening to.
Neil and Rosemary Colquhoun, who are both in their late 60s, have owned Greshornish House on the Isle of Skye since 2004.
Alisdair and Les Wiseman think their home has one of the best views in the world.
Jane Nicoll fell in love with Cromletbank house in Oldmeldrum, Inverurie, pretty much immediately.
When they were looking for a house they could do some work to and make into a home, Lisa, 33, and Sandy Barclay, 44, came across 69 Kingsfield Road in Kintore.
A north lifeboat and UK Coastguard rescue helicopter have converged on the Moray Firth.
A cancer victim, who was given 48 hours to live in February, has lost her brave fight for life.
Teacher asked pupil, ‘is this your time of the month?’ and contacted teens on Facebook… But no punishment
A Highland teacher who made "inappropriate" contact with his pupils on social media will not be punished by his professional body.
Ambitious plans to build a retail park and create 500 jobs in the north-east's biggest town could finally be realised - more than a decade after they were first proposed.
A leading councillor has unveiled plans for the creation of a new residential quarter in the city which will be known as Queen's Square.
Prison chiefs have reaffirmed there is no "Plan B" if Milton of Leys is rejected as the site for a controversial £66million Inverness jail.
Police searching for a Polish man missing from Aberdeen have urged the public to come forward with information.
Rent a home fit for royalty, right in the heart of Aberdeen.
Glencoe, Scotland’s most famous and arguably most beautiful glen is known around the world for several reasons.
A townhouse with a modern twist can be found at 8 Rubislaw Drive in Aberdeen.
House-hunters seeking to swap the daily hustle and bustle for a peacefully-located property offering superb development opportunities may find their dream home in Vestness.