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New codes of practice to improve safety come into force

News
The Force has confirmed its position in plans lodged with the Scottish Police Authority.

Police step back from traffic regulation

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Gillian Martin says the safety of our offshore workforce is extremely important and we must ensure that all checks are being made to prevent incidents occurring.

Offshore safety remains 'paramount' after North Sea incident

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Foreign trade will benefit NE says MP

Politics

Blue the iguana looking for a home

News

Charity reports decline in women regularly checking their breasts

News

North East MSP's tribute to innovation of global first windfarm project

News
Canadian comedian Craig Campbell, who headlined the launch of the festival at the Lemon Tree

Audience numbers increased at Aberdeen Comedy Festival

News

Caledonia Clan Rugby taster session

Sport

Mackie U18s in superb form to beat City

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Stonehaven Ladies & Gents Bowling Club prizegiving

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Scott Booth: Scotland must stick with manager and the plan

Football

Mixed emotions for Mackie netball teams

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Laurencekirk Bowling Club Presentation Dinner

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Spirit of North Hop will be the stage for some exciting new products, many of which are a first for Scotland

New festival to celebrate Scotland’s innovative spirits industry

Whats on
The event was first run in 2015 and provides a showcase for some of the wonderful craft breweries in North-east Scotland.

Laurencekirk Beer Festival gets underway this weekend

Whats on

Friday the 13th: Why is it unlucky?

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Cheers! It’s International Gin and Tonic Day

Lifestyle
ZDCC-10-Fairy Box gifts toys to children in hospital

Fairy Box charity is flying high to turn frowns upside down

Lifestyle

Riding the storm: Top tips to minimise damage to your home

Lifestyle