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Extension granted for neurological centre in Aberdeen

Health
Jo-Anne Hamilton from The National Autistic Society Scotland, Karen Gunn from Aberdeen City Health and Social Care Partnership, and Alex Pirrie from Aberdeenshire Health and Social Care Partnership with the VR technology

Technology shows the world through the eyes of an autistic child

News
Research found that location (78 per cent) and fair price (74 per cent) are the key factors househunters in the North East consider important when buying a new home.

New research reveals home buying trends

News

Rotarians’ high tea with a difference

News

Tourism soars at three north east attractions

Business

Nadine Coyle launches 2017 search for Specsavers Spectacle Wearer of the Year

News

New project to get cancer sufferers back into work

News

College students visit Holyrood

News

Buchan rail link protection welcomed

Transport
Stagecoach North Scotland Managing Director Mark Whitelocks on the modified coach

Stagecoach delivers further improvements to Xpress coaches

Transport 1
Stagecoach Group has launched its 2017 Champions Awards for employees.

Nominate your favourite employee for the Stagecoach Champion Awards

Transport

BEAR Scotland’s ‘Sir Andy Flurry’, Gritallica’ and ‘Ready, Spready, GO’ gritters get set to tackle wintery conditions!

Transport
Councillor Gillian Owen wants to see drivers curb their speed

Ellon councillor calls for action to cut speed on A948

Transport

Public urged to speak up and report hate crime

Crime 5
On average, an offence is reported every two hours in Scotland.

Recorded child abuse cases hit an all-time high

Crime
The Domestic Abuse (Scotland) Bill aims to tackle those who use coercive and controlling behaviour.

New law to tackle psychological abuse

Crime 1
K & C Jewellers was targeted in the early hours of Saturday, March 11

Police renew Ellon jewel raid appeal

Crime
The information evening will be held at the University of Aberdeen

Information evening to be held for aspiring Secondary teachers

Education
RGU students and pupils get down to some magic

Harry Potter magic casts spell on pupils

Education

Call for more young people to pursue apprenticeships

Education
Pauline Sanderson, pupils Amber and Ben and head teacher Jill Thomson

School’s helping hand for charity

Education

Tourism soars at three north east attractions

Business
Thousands of workers have lost their jobs following the industry downturn

Non-hiring of oil workers “misguided”

Business
Gyles Brandreth will host the awards ceremony.

Finalists revealed for North-east’s Elevator business awards

Business
An aerial view of the Blackdog project

£150m Blackdog project approved

Business
International Development Secretary Priti Patel.

Match funding for donations to East Africa aid appeal

Politics 4
First Minister Nicola Sturgeon

First Minister to seek second independence referendum

Politics 8
Free home fire safety visits can be arranged with SFRS.

North east householders urged to take up fire safety visit offer

Environment
Pictured are Alick and David Hendry, who run Wester Manbeen dairy farm near Elgin, with consultant Aileen Buchanan.

New advisory group for north east’s organic farmers

Environment

Extension granted for neurological centre in Aberdeen

Health
NHS 24 is reminding the public that healthy alternatives to chocolate are available for Easter.

Stay healthy at Easter

Health
People in the North-east are being encouraged to open up about mental health

Mental health awareness

Health
Cabinet Secretary for Health listens to the questions from our readers. Picture: Greg Macvean

Striking a healthy balance

Health
One in five referrals were refused in 2015.

Call for a review of children and young people rejected by mental health services

Health