An Elgin schoolboy has been hailed a hero after using his first aid skills to help his little sister after she suffered a horrific injury in their home.
An Andy Murray super fan from Inverness has spoken of her devastation after the Scotsman announced his retirement from the elite sport.
Tributes have poured in for a true hero of the north-east seas following his death on Monday.
He survived the brutal Arctic convoys, was Firemaster of the Highlands and Islands Fire Brigade for nine years and introduced Highland games to Moscow.
George Riddell gave himself two weeks on Mull to try and film as much wildlife as possible.
A Highland lorry driver who rescued a woman after her car skidded off the A82 and plunged 20ft down an embankment yesterday insisted he was not a hero.