Lieutenancy Areas of Scotland

Taking the high road

Eriska island, scotland

Friday, 13 June, 2008, 12:00am

Death plunge

A man, 64, who police said had been sick for a long time, plunged 15 floors to his death from a flat in Aberdeen Centre, Aberdeen.

17 Nov 1998 - 12:00am

Highland heaven and hell

Exploring the wild and sparsely-populated coast of northeast Scotland had never been part of the plan. But fate and a dead seagull had forced my hand, leading to a frantic race against time.

30 Aug 1997 - 12:00am

Red letter day as Valley side clinch league

VALLEY Red won the Hong Kong First Division League championship after a 19-7 victory over Aberdeen at Happy Valley yesterday.

The win gave Reds an unassailable 33 points with one match remaining, while Aberdeen, who last week completed a clean sweep of Football Club's three teams, dropped down to third.

17 Dec 1995 - 12:00am

Optimism sparks in Scotland

SCOTLAND'S commercial property market is continuing to outperform the rest of Britain this year, according to a top consultant.

Office and retail prices have held firm when rates south of the border have suffered dramatic slumps.

Slumps have been biggest in London.

22 Sep 1993 - 12:00am

Caithness on rocks

SCOTLAND'S newspapers are already deeply unimpressed with shipping minister Lord Caithness' handling of the Shetland oil spill.

11 Jan 1993 - 12:00am