David Mundell has hailed the Conservative Party’s record in Scotland as he claimed the “only job ” of SNP MPs is to secure another independence vote.
Gordonians were on the sunny side of the street last season while they blazed to title success and promotion.
As mountaineering movie stars such as Sheila Hancock, who features in the current release Edie, shine a bright light on the far north-west of Scotland and the North Coast 500 tourist route becomes ever more popular, other areas are in danger of being overlooked.
The three-hour journey from Aberdeen to Stobo Castle near Peebles was a breeze. We arrived at four o'clock, leaving us plenty of time to stretch our legs in the castle's extensive grounds, including the spectacular Japanese gardens with its abundance of waterfalls, majestic specimen trees and rhododendrons and azaleas in full bloom.
Aberdeen Grammar captain Morgan Ward insists there will be no new year hangover when his team travels to the borders tomorrow to face Peebles.