North East


Train cancellations for north-east commuters due to lack of staff

November 19, 2019

A number of ScotRail trains have been cancelled today due to a shortage of crew on-board. Trains between Aberdeen and Montrose are affected including the 3.16pm, 4.49pm, 9.15pm and 11.02pm services. A ScotRail statement said the cancellations were “due to a shortage of train crew.”


Fire crews called to opticians in north-east town

November 12, 2019

Two fire appliances were called to Specsavers in Ellon this morning. Firefighters from Ellon and Aberdeen attended the opticians on Bridge Street after just before 9am. A spokeswoman said they were stood down shortly after arriving as it was a false alarm.