The under threat recycling centre at Portsoy could be saved under a new proposal being put forward by councillors.
Angry members of a north-east community are rallying together to save their recycling centre from what they say is a “penny-pinching” council.
North-east residents have reacted with shock to the revelation their recycling facilities could face closure.
A group of keen knitters hope to turn their popular yarn festival into an annual event on the back of its success last year.
The population of a north-east town swelled at the weekend as thousands of visitors enjoyed one of the country’s biggest nautical celebrations.
Thousands of people are expected to flock to a north-east harbour this weekend to enjoy one the country’s biggest maritime events.
A family could only watch on in horror as their nephew drowned in his car after being swept away in a fast-flowing north-east river.
Roger Goodyear can well remember the moment when he became entranced with the maritime charms and nautical nuances of the little village of Portsoy.
One of yesterday’s graduates is now looking forward to a well-earned break before embarking on the next step towards his dream job.
Officers are appealing for witnesses following the theft of furniture from a number of gardens in the Portsoy area.
North-east councillors have been asked to approve safety measures on a village road where an eight-year-old boy was killed.
A project to renovate and refurbish a north-east church hall has been awarded a much-needed boost by the Heritage Lottery Fund.
Two enthusiasts behind ambitious plans for a brand new north-east heritage railway are hoping to get their proposals on track.
A north-east joiner has thanked firefighters for saving his workshop from the flames.
A man from Portsoy who “touched the hearts of people from around the world” has died after a “tragic accident” in the United States.
A north-east boat festival has been boosted by fresh sponsorship cash which will allow the event to celebrate its 25th anniversary in style.
The book festival will return to the north-east this weekend for the fifth year in the row.
A fire has destroyed the roof of a north-east joinery workshop.
A beauty pageant hopeful plans to use the spotlight at a prestigious contest to reach out to people living with mental health issues.
The organisers of the Portsoy Boat Festival have recruited the help of a film star to help boost its coffers ahead of this year’s event.
A group that wants to bring trains back to Scotland’s north-east corner needs to raise more than £160,000 to buy the tracks for the first phase of the ambitious project.
The film about their creation was called the First of the Few.
A crisis-hit medical practice which serves two north-east communities could be handed over to new management after bosses have failed to hire new staff.
A national theatre company will run a one-night only show in a north-east village next week.
Councillors in Banffshire have once again been asked to throw out proposals to expand a housing development on the site of a former hospital.
North-east councillors have been asked to consider implementing safety improvements on a village road where an eight-year-old boy was killed.
A 23-year-old who died after his car was swept away during heavy flooding was visiting relatives when the tragedy happened.
An event, which pays homage to the fishing industry’s earliest days, has announced it will return for a 25th time next year.
Police have named the man who died after his car plunged into a fast-flowing river near Portsoy.
A young man has died after his car plunged into a river in Aberdeenshire.
The body of a man has been recovered after a car went into water in Tillynaught, near Portsoy, police confirmed tonight.
Emergency services have found a car fully submerged in water during a major search operation in Aberdeenshire.