Tourism chiefs are stepping up preparations to ensure 2019 is a bumper year for cruise visitors.
A historic swing bridge in the north-east’s biggest town has reopened to traffic.
They work in one of the world’s most dangerous industries, dealing with the daily and very real risk of injury and even death the stress of time away from home and loved ones.
The organisation in charge of marketing the north-east to tourists is being urged to help Peterhead get its fair share of cruise liners.
Major developments in the fishing, agricultural and renewables sectors are being hailed as examples of what the north-east can do - and why more businesses should invest in the region.
A massive cruise ship will return to a north-east port this summer as efforts continue to complete the £50million redevelopment of the port.
A pregnant learner driver had to abandon her lesson and run for cover yesterday when rogue waves crashed over the walls of Peterhead Harbour and smashed the windscreen.
An emergency beacon which has been triggering massive responses from the RNLI and Coastguard since June has been found – in a skip.
A north-east trawlerman who documented a week at sea with a video camera he got as a birthday gift said he is astonished with the public’s reaction to the footage.
A safety warning has been issued after three trawlermen had a lucky escape from a fire that destroyed their boat.
A hi-tech deep sea vessel was last night berthed at a north-east harbour after paying a flying visit to the region.
Emergency services attended a fire at Peterhead harbour earlier this evening.
A historic swing bridge in Aberdeenshire's biggest town will be dismantled as part of a £49million harbour redevelopment.
Firefighters have been called back to a blaze at a north-east port.
A man was taken to hospital yesterday after slipping a disc in his back while working onboard a trawler.
A lorry carrying a massive piece of boat equipment overturned in Peterhead at the weekend, causing delays and road closures.
A man has died after he was taken ill at a Peterhead shipyard.
Work to repair a north-east harbour seawall which was ravaged by storms could soon be under way.
The Port of Dundee has stolen a march in the race to become the top decommissioning and offshore renewables facility on the east coast of Scotland’s mainland with a £10million investment.
This is the moment local volunteers arrived on the scene of a trawler being gutted by a blaze in a north-east harbour.
Police are treating a fire that sent thick plumes of black smoke hundreds of feet into the north-east sky as suspicious.
Plans for the major re-development of a north-east port could take a step closer with the delivery of an explosives licence.
These pictures, taken by a north-east fisherman, show how quickly the North Sea can be transformed as a serene sunset shifts to a treacherous storm in the space of just 24 hours.
A busy open day at a north-east harbour is on course to raise thousands of pounds for a local seamen's charity.
Fire fighters were called to a north-east harbour this evening after a fire on board a ship.
Plans for a £40million quayside expansion at Peterhead harbour have received enthusiastic backing from UK Fisheries Minister George Eustice.
A man was rescued from a north-east harbour last night.