A bus destined for the scrapheap has been given a second lease of life as a training tool for firefighters.
A search and rescue dog from Aberdeenshire has been given an award of the highest pedigree.
Extreme weather such as the flash flooding that battered the north-east this month will force a major culture change in the operation of Scotland's fire service.
Firefighters tackled a blaze on an Aberdeenshire farm after machinery caught alight earlier this evening.
Fire crews were sent to a north-east farm after machinery caught alight earlier this evening.
A teenage boy has been charged after more than 80 firefighters worked overnight battling a “suspicious” blaze at a high school in Fife.
More than 80 firefighters have worked overnight battling a “very large and complex” blaze at a high school in Fife.
A woman was taken to hospital after being cut free from a car following a crash near a north-east town.
Firefighters carried out a waterside rescue last night after a dog became trapped on an Aberdeen embankment.
Firefirghters carried out a water-side rescue after a dog became trapped on an Aberdeen embankment.
A man has been taken to hospital with serious injuries after a one-vehicle crash on the AWPR.
Fire crews were sent to an Ellon farm where 300 bales of straw were ablaze this evening.
A fire caused by faulty equipment in an electrical substation sparked an emergency in Aberdeen yesterday - and left nearly 850 homes without power.
Nearly 850 properties in Aberdeen were left without power this morning after a fire at an electrical substation.
Fire chiefs have issued new advice on staying safe after it emerged that the number of grass and woodland fires quadrupled in Scotland last summer.
Firefighters from across Aberdeen and further afield will be able to practice daring rescues from height, car crashes and collapsed buildings with the official opening of a new training centre.
Police are investigating a fire in an Aberdeen school office.
Firefighters were called to a farm in Drumoak this afternoon after heavy machinery caught alight. Crews were called to a field near Broomfield Steading just after 4pm. A large hay baler had caught fire. Two fire engines from Banchory were called to the farm. The flames were extinguished by 4.40pm.
Fire chiefs have hailed a 10% drop in accidental house blazes in Aberdeen.
Life-saving defibrillators stripped from north-east fire engines and sent to other parts of Scotland
Life-saving equipment has been stripped from north-east fire engines and sent to other parts of Scotland, it has emerged.
Developers have vowed a fire in a derelict Aberdeen school will not falter plans to transform the building.
A rescue operation has been launched in the Highlands after a calf got stuck in a river.
Fire crews were called to a house fire in Moray this afternoon.
A man has been charged in relation to alleged wilful fireraising after a fire in Aberdeen at the weekend.
Police are searching for a missing 86-year-old woman in Moray.
A 76-year-old man has died following a house fire at The Leys in Macduff.
More than 200 house fires in the north of Scotland were caused by smoking in the last three years – a figure that firefighters want to see dramatically reduced.
Firestarters have set more blazes in Aberdeen this year than at any time in at least five years- with a surge in incidents at the Gramps blamed.
Centralisation of Scotland’s fire and rescue services was feared by many across the Highlands, Islands and in Grampian as eight fire services amalgamated into one.
After two decades responding to treble nine calls, firefighter Derek Wilson has seen first-hand the devastation a house fire can cause. Now he is working to prevent blazes and protect those most at risk from dying in their own home, especially those over 60.
A fire tore through the roof space at a north-east removal firm last night.
Firefighters were today called to a blaze at a manufacturing firm in Fraserburgh.