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Street piano tour to hit the right notes in Aberdeen

A classically trained pianist will share her skills in the Granite City this weekend at the start of a week-long street piano tour to celebrate a popular music project.

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From left: Freya Brown, Anna Wardrop and Adam Khairi are encouraging other youngsters to sign up for the Great Scottish Run.

Young ones step out for Great Scottish Run

Youngsters Freya Brown, Anna Wardrop and Adam Khairi are urging others to join them at this year’s Bank of Scotland Great Scottish Run.

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The addition of two new baby meerkats has helped grow visitor numbers at Pet's Corner at Hazlehead Park.

Record numbers at Pets’ Corner

The popular Pets’ Corner in Hazlehead Park in Aberdeen has recorded its highest visitor numbers after a £750,000 renovation and two new baby meerkat residents were introduced to the facility.

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The event will be held at Ardlethen Farm,

James Jamieson hosts Scottish Clay Pigeon Shoots

Long-term supporters of Friends of ANCHOR, James Jamieson Construction, hosts their third, annual, clay pigeon shoot this weekend.

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Melvin Benn launching his ReBalance plans with Lande Hekt from punk rock band Muncie Girls, PRS Foundation chief executive Vanessa Reed and Lucy Wood, also from Festival Republic.

VIDEO: Festival boss launches ReBalance scheme to get more girls into music industry

Girl power got a helping hand today when one of the world's biggest music promoters launched an initiative in to encourage more female UK led bands, solo acts and sound engineers.

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Attendees will also hear from  current residents at Sunnybrae and Benaiah  the organisations female addiction recovery home near Mintlaw

Teen Challenge to hold Sunnybrae summer party

Addiction recovery charity Teen Challenge North East Scotland is inviting local people to its annual Open Day later this month.

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Entry is free but donations are always welcome.

Maud Railway Museum open this weekend

Maud Railway Museum sees its next open weekend on Saturday/Sunday, August 12 and 13,  and will then open on the second weekend of each month until October.

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VisitAberdeenshire will take a starring role in the world of sport at this weeks  Northern Ireland Open (from August 10-13) as a headline sponsor.

VisitAberdeenshire puts north-east golf on the map

VisitAberdeenshire will take a starring role in the world of sport at this week’s Northern Ireland Open as a headline sponsor.

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Tom Devine has nominated the door of Iona Abbey through which he led his daughter on her wedding day. Pic: Robert Perry/TSPL.

Nominate your favourite Scottish door!

As part of its 50th anniversary celebrations, the Scottish Civic Trust is inviting everyone from celebrities to members of the public to nominate their favourite Scottish door.

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Porter's Gin in Aberdeenshire was one of the award winners.

Aberdeenshire gin producers scoop prestigious awards

Gin produced in the North-east of Scotland in Aberdeenshire has been recognised as the best in the world at the recent International Wine and Spirit Competition.

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Comedian Justin Moorhouse will hold his show at NOX nightclub

New venues sign up for Aberdeen Comedy Festival

Organisers of Aberdeen Comedy Festival have signed up several new venues across the city centre as they announce a new and improved format for this year.

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Documents from the construction of the Forth Bridge in 1883 will feature in the exhibition.

Exhibition looks at famous Scots from the past

A new National Records of Scotland exhibition will provide an insight into the fascinating lives of four of Scotland’s most renowned historical figures over the next month.

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The Welsh rockers play the Caird Hall next month

Have a nice day! Stereophonics head to Dundee’s Caird Hall

Welsh rockers Stereophonics plus special guests are to play at Caird Hall, Dundee on Tuesday August 22, 2017

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Jim Kerr made a surprise appearance at Rewind. Pic: Stephen Gunn Photography.

Review: Rewind to the music that stands the test of time

Heavy rain failed to dampen the spirits of the thousands of revellers who headed to Perth at the weekend for two days of 80s nostalgia.

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CLAN Cancer Support

Crystal Ball to raise funds for CLAN

CLAN Cancer Support has introduced a new glittering fundraising event to the north-east calendar.

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Head along to Pitmedden Garden for the herbal workshop

Workshop at Garden

A full day herbal workshop focused on ‘Stress and the Nervous System’ will be held at Pitmedden Garden this weekend.

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A previous Collieston Gala

Collieston Gala to return with fun for all

The annual Collieston Gala is set to return next weekend and organisers are looking for volunteers to help out.

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Leith McDill and Jade McAleney

Tribute act to perform in Inverurie

Scotland's tribute to Fleetwood Mac bring a night of hits to Inverurie.

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Meet pop rockers The Vamps at Glasgow Argyle Street from noon and the Edinburgh store at 5pm on Tuesday, July 18.

The Vamps' Night & Day album set to knock Ed Sheeran off top spot - meet them at HMV signings in Scotland

Pop rockers The Vamps look set to end Ed Sheeran's rule at the top of the charts with their new album Night & Day and lucky fans can meet them at HMV signings in Scotland.
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Caricaturise Yourself with Lyn Elrick takes place at Haddo House this Saturday

Artist to be Quick on the Draw at Haddo House this weekend

As jobs go, it’s one of the more unusual occupations around but for Aberdeenshire artist Lyn Elrick, drawing caricatures is a way of life.

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