Scotland's most famous bird of prey has come back from the brink of death in a bid protect her two young chicks.
Angus anglers are blaming the drought for poor catches and are saying the county's two major rivers are at their lowest levels in living memory.
Recent research shows "hopeful signs" for the recovery of the world-renowned Loch Leven brown trout.
A Dundee explorer taking part in a daring Antarctic expedition in the footsteps of his hero Sir Ernest Shackleton has been battling 107mph winds in the Cairngorms to prepare.
Fired up by his ability to milk an egg, Jim Murphy has set his sights considerably higher with his latest conjuring trick attempting to turn watered-down beer into wine uncorked to celebrate halting the SNP’s rise.