Dundee is set to become essentially a drone-free zone following the Gatwick Airport chaos.
When Nico Anelli was diagnosed with an inflammatory bowel disease, he was determined to not let it get in the way of his burgeoning cycling career.
A council initiative that put democracy into the hands of Dundonians was one of several projects recognised at an awards ceremony.
Thousands of free meals are being served to children from underprivileged families across Tayside and Fife this summer in a bid to combat "holiday hunger".
Tayside and Fife are expected to escape the worst of the latest extreme weather forecast to batter much of the country this weekend.