Chief Executive of Scottish Natural Heritage (SNH) has cycled 1,300 miles around Scotland to inspire the public to get active and improve their mental and physical health.
Members of the band Frightened Rabbit have visited a marina where the body of singer Scott Hutchison was recovered.
A north-east MSP has expressed concerns over the provision of mental health support in the region, despite short-term successes.
An artistic group of north-east people will take part in a mammoth effort to raise money for a mental health charity.
Day centres are being closed and 18 charity workers laid off in a shake-up of Aberdeenshire services.
People with mental health problems will get the chance to meet the team recently appointed to lead the service provision in Aberdeenshire.
An RAF Lossiemouth pilot has detailed his triumphs over adversity in a book aimed at raising funds for mental health and military charities.
A north-east farming family has helped raise around £17,000 for charity after swinging open its gates for a farm open day earlier this week.