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Aberdeen law students win 2024 Client Consultation Competition


University of Aberdeen Law Diploma students Ailsa Gardyne and Callum Leeson are set to represent Scotland on the international stage after winning the Scottish Client Consultation Competition.

Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire, Inverness & Highlands news | The P&J

First LEZ signs go up in Aberdeen city centre ahead of new restrictions

From June 1, drivers of non-compliant vehicles will be fined up to £60 for entering the zone.

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Amazon Fire Stick users issued warning as major crackdown begins

A major crackdown is about to begin surrounding the use of modified Amazon Fire Sticks that people use to stream extra channels and content illegally.

Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire, Inverness & Highlands news | The P&J

Man arrested in connection with car crash at traffic light outside Aberdeen hospital

Two men were taken to ARI following the incident.

Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire, Inverness & Highlands news | The P&J

Are we on the verge of M&A for smaller Scotch distilleries?

Peter Ranscombe takes the whisky industry’s temperature over the possibility of mergers and acquisitions among the latest wave of smaller distillers.

Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire, Inverness & Highlands news | The P&J

Retired lecturer admits ‘morning after’ drink-driving

Peterhead Sheriff Court was told a witness thought Wilson Steele, 77, appeared drunk before watching him get into his car and drive off.

Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire, Inverness & Highlands news | The P&J

Racist lout in dock over sickening abuse of Aberdeen shop manager

Eryk Prochun launched the sickening volley of verbal abuse at the woman after she asked him to leave the St Nicholas Centre store due to being banned.

Aberdeen Live - frontpage

Schitt's Creek star Eugene Levy on 'moving' trip to Aberdeenshire as he explores his Scottish roots in new TV show

The actor's mum Rebecca Kudlats was born in Glasgow where she lived until 12 before her family emigrated, and during his visit the hit actor paid a visit to Aberdeenshire.

Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire, Inverness & Highlands news | The P&J

Victorian Market: The five new food outlets coming in March

Ollie's Pops, pizza and Chinese cuisine are among the new businesses set to open.

Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire, Inverness & Highlands news | The P&J

Owner in shock after cat shot with BB gun in Sutherland

Sasha left with 'horrific' infection after pellet removed from her head.

Aberdeen Live - frontpage

Aberdeen eyeing summer swoop for Celtic outcast as Kelle Roos contract uncertainty continues

The Dons No. 1 is out of contract at the end of the season and has still to commit to a new deal, prompting the club to plot a move for new keeper should the Dutchman leave in the summer.

Aberdeen Live - frontpage

Grado visits Aberdeen for new series of BBC Scotland's Greatest Escapes as star left 'amazed' by hidden escapes

The Two Doors Down actor is set to return to screens next week as he travels the length and breadth of the country to discover the best-hidden gems in Scotland including a visit to Aberdeen.

Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire, Inverness & Highlands news | The P&J

Moray Council budget: How roundabouts could be used to help tackle fly-tipping, dog fouling and littering

Extra spending for community wardens has been proposed as part of this year's budget.

Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire, Inverness & Highlands news | The P&J

Rod Hutchison: I’m expecting a fresh flurry of M&A deals

Hopefully, even a change of government will not impact too much on the positive factors.

Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire, Inverness & Highlands news | The P&J

Expansion south paying off for north-east builder Chap Group

The Aberdeenshire firm opens new office in Dundee to manage Tayside and Perthshire projects.

Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire, Inverness & Highlands news | The P&J

Drink-driving Laurencekirk nurse blamed Covid and alcohol-laced football bus stash

Slurring Nicola Kerr refused to give police a breath sample and claimed a gin can in the centre console and wine bottle in the driver's door were there "for recycling".

Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire, Inverness & Highlands news | The P&J

‘Our ambulances have been stuck in one place instead of protecting the communities we serve’

A source told The P&J there has been a "significant lack of exposure to emergency calls" this evening as 18 ambulances stacked up outside ARI.

Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire, Inverness & Highlands news | The P&J

Mum on trial accused of causing baby’s death after party drugs found in his bloodstream

Amy Beck is facing charges that she exposed her 13-week-old son Olly-James to M-cat and MDMA, which resulted in him ingesting them and dying.

Aberdeen Live - frontpage

Record number of flood alerts and warnings sent by Sepa since September

A total of 720 flood alerts and flood warnings have been sent since September 1 2023. A Sepa official said the extreme weather 'should be a wake-up call of things to come due to climate change'.

Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire, Inverness & Highlands news | The P&J

‘Runaway’ car collides with lamp post causing delays outside Aberdeen Royal Infirmary

The incident happened on Foresterhill Road earlier this afternoon.