Idyllic seaside beaches across the north have been voted as some of the best in Scotland - beating off stiff competition from across the country.
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Tourism spots across the north are blighted with thrown away litter, it was claimed yesterday.
Two north-east schools have won the chance to have their garden designs blossom into life after winning a national competition.
Inverurie High Street has been ranked among the 10 most beautiful in Scotland.
A north-east school has been recognised for its efforts to protect the environment.
A green-fingered Aberdeenshire primary school has received a prestigious award for their gardening efforts.
A new campaign has been launched to urge motorists on the NC500 to give “litter a lift” in their cars.
Pupils from Mill O’ Forest Primary School in Stonehaven, Macduff Primary School and Kemnay Academy have all been selected as winners of a nationwide competition to design a One Planet Picnic Pocket Garden.
Watch this video about the country’s best loved ice cream, created by pupils from Aberdeenshire school
Pupils from an Aberdeenshire school have produced a film focusing on one of the country's best loved ice cream brands.
Fears have been raised that Scottish tourism could suffer now that an international awards scheme for top beaches has been abandoned.
A campaigner on a crusade to rid Moray's coastline and rivers of litter has been commended for his work by a leading national environmental charity.
Budding young journalists from a Moray secondary school have won a national award for investigating environmental issues around their local community.
A green-fingered Speyside community group is celebrating after their floral creations were crowned some of the best in Scotland.
A Moray community is in the running to be crowned one of the most picturesque in the country.
More than two dozen beaches across the north and north-east have been named winners of the Scottish Seaside Awards.
An "inspirational" Moray youngster who wants to keep animals safe from litter has delivered her environmentally friendly message to Holyrood.
Numerous north-east gardening groups have been recognised at a prestigious ceremony in Scotland.
A Moray schoolgirl has launched a crusade to clean up the streets around her home town.
A host of north and north-east beaches have been recognised for their beauty by an environmental group.