Portsoy residents held a protest at the weekend to hit out at council plans to cut the operating hours of their local recycling centre.
Aberdeenshire Council to roll out three-week bin collections and cut recycling centre hours to save just £500,000
Campaigners have scored a victory to save their recycling centres - at the expense of the service offered at nearly a dozen across the region.
Furious residents of Portsoy will hold a demonstration this week in a final push to save their recycling centre.
Two taken to hospital after being cut from car which left the road and landed on roof in north-east field
Two people were taken to hospital last night with suspected head and chest injuries after their car left the road and overturned into a north-east field.
UPDATE: Two taken to hospital after being cut from car which left the road and landed on roof in north-east field
Two people have been taken to hospital with suspected head and chest injuries after their car left the road and overturned into a north-east field.
Police have sealed off a north-east road in both directions as emergency services work to free two people left trapped in a car after it left the carriageway and overturned into a field.
Firefighters are cutting a motorist from a car after the vehicle left the road in the north-east tonight.
A man has been charged after a roadside memorial dedicated to heroic airmen was knocked down.
Police have charged a motorist after knocking over a RAF war memorial in Aberdeenshire.
An animal charity is urging visitors to a north-east harbour to keep their distance from its resident baby seal.
North-east residents encouraged to participate in casting call for Scotland-based psychological thriller
Award-winning actor Peter Mullan will return to his native Aberdeenshire to star for his latest film.
Susan Welsh visits a substantial family home ideally placed to take advantage of Portsoy’s many amenities and events.
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.