Flooding at Aberdeen Royal Infirmary caused a power cut and forced some patients to be moved.
Shetland Islands Council is currently dealing with an incident at Aith Junior High School, where a quantity of heating oil has leaked into the ground.
Council co-leader Jenny Laing has insisted that her party colleagues and Conservative administration partners continue to have a “good working relationship”- despite an embarrassing leak.
The Maritime and Coastguard Agency (MCA) has today confirmed that the oil rig that ran aground on the Western Isles could have lost almost one fifth of the diesel it was carrying.
A Highland village was locked down yesterday amid fears of a gas explosion.
Almost 200 schoolchildren were locked in their primary school after a major gas leak shut down a Highland village.
Nicola Sturgeon piled the pressure on Scottish Secretary Alistair Carmichael yesterday over the controversial leak of a confidential memo from his department.