Brighten up those dark winter nights with a dazzling light display on the banks of the River Tay in Perth.
It was a year in which the world lost a genius, a president and a queen (of soul).
June Paladini, the co-founder of Broughty Ferry art gallery Eduardo Alessandro Studios, has died aged 78.
Iain Ovens, a former principal of Dundee and Angus College, has died aged 71.
A popular former Angus and Dundee music teacher, and founder of the Arbroath Choral Society, has died at the age of 75.
Former president of the Dundee Criminal Bar Association and legal adviser to striking Timex workers Michael McGinley, has passed away at the age of 69.
Tributes have been paid to Cupar businessman and Liberal Democrat stalwart Harry Wills.
Master kilt maker and respected businessman Ruthven Milne has died, aged 90.
Broughty Ferry woman Eileen Wilson, who volunteered with her local branch of the YMCA for almost 50 years, has died aged 80.
A wartime merchant navy veteran and former owner of one of Dundee’s last jute mills has died aged 91.