The team tasked with keeping Moray’s roads clear from snow and ice during the winter have vowed they are “prepared for the worst”.
Aberdeen council’s transport chief has insisted she is “confident” the city is prepared for the worst of the weather - with forecasters predicting a rough winter in the coming months.
Moray's clothing bank for children has launched its winter appeal for warm coats and jackets for youngsters in need.
Aberdeen council bosses are “confident” the city’s roads will be kept clear in even the harshest of winters, a committee was told yesterday.
Aberdeen City Council warns it is only prepared for ‘mild’ winter as forecasters predict coldest one for decades
Aberdeen City Council has been warned that its winter roads budget will only be able to cope with a mild season - while forecasters have predicted the coldest in more than 30 years.
Councillors have approved a winter payment to help with heating costs for the most vulnerable in the Inverness area this winter.
Bin lorry drivers have been trained in gritters to help hard-working council staff keep north-east roads safe from snow and ice this winter.
Hard-up infrastructure chiefs could be forced to dip into their reserves to find the cash to prepare and respond to even a mild winter, they have claimed.
It might only be summer, but council bosses are already planning for Christmas.
A Strathdon community hit badly by the snow every year is celebrating after a new warning system went live.
A record temperature set in Aberdeen 122 years ago has been broken in Aboyne today.
Scotland’s mountain experts have issued a warning about the dangers of cornices after one was spotted on a Highland peak.
Scores of volunteers have signed up to help ensure Aberdeenshire's roads and pavements are safe as the wintry weather continues.
The passion of nearly 1,000 Shetlanders for their Viking heritage burned bright last night for the spectacular climax to Up Helly Aa.
No business like snow business – get a behind the scenes look at the machines keeping snow off the ground at Aberdeen Airport
Snow has landed in Aberdeen but it won't be lying anytime soon at the international airport.
Police have warned motorists across the north and north-east to be braced for wintry weather over the weekend.
The north of Scotland will be lucky to see temperatures rise above 2 degrees this weekend as a deep cold settles in.
The owner of the Ice Factor visitor attraction in Kinlochleven has warned that climate change may have hampered the start of the outdoor ski season in Scotland.
Most of us will be looking forward to some time off with our families over Christmas and New Year. But spare a thought for the people working in the NHS across Scotland who will be on duty night and day, and are gearing up for one of the busiest times of the year.
Police in the Western Isles are urging local residents to keep heating fuels secure to prevent thefts this winter.
A Moray food bank has been forced to close one of its bases - to pool its resources to meet growing demand.
A group of parents who launched a crowdfunding campaign to keep their children's school safe during the winter have been left needing council help after raising just 7% of the required total.
A surge in broken boilers has left some people on Moray in need of alternative heating and financial assistance to cope with spiralling bills.
Scottish motorists have been urged to take care when driving on seven routes branded the country’s most dangerous during winter.
An annual campaign to improve road safety over the winter period launched yesterday.
A Moray ski centre has guaranteed a start date to their skiing season in early December following a £200,000 investment from Highland and Islands Enterprise.
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Motorists are being urged to be vigilant for deer now the nights are drawing in.
Ross and Cromarty residents have been warned that some of their roads will not be gritted over the weekend, in a departure from previous years.
NHS Grampian has drafted up its winter plan - using the "lessons" learned from last year.
A stockpile of 11,726 tonnes of salt, about 180 staff, half of the city’s roads treated before 7.30am, and new big community salt bins are just some of the ways Aberdeen City Council is prioritising this year’s winter maintenance.
Improvements in weekend gritting arrangements head up Highland Council’s winter maintenance programme for 2018/19.