A senior councillor has said dismantling a gypsy-traveller camp is the most difficult enforcement action the authority has ever taken, as a homeless support worker warned it would cost thousands to re-home its residents.
A sheriff has banned a motorist, saying he must have had a “stratospheric” drink drive reading when he crashed his car after a festive night out.
Traveller families have warned of a health timebomb if they are forced to quit their homes in St Cyrus.
These astonishing pictures show a collection of unusual deep sea creatures which confused wildlife experts after they washed up on a beach.
Police have confirmed that investigations into a "poisoning" incident, which resulted in a pet being rushed for treatment in the Mearns, are under way.
A local vet has issued a warning to dog walkers after an animal ate bait that was "intentionally poisoned" in the Mearns.
Objectors have been left “surprised” at the low cost to the public purse of a heavily-delayed investigation into the St Cyrus Travellers saga.
Aberdeenshire Council chiefs have warned a government planning ruling may not signal the end of the illegal North Esk Travellers camp at St Cyrus.
A former head teacher has warned the education of children living in an unauthorised Travellers site in St Cyrus must not be compromised.
“No cherry picking will be tolerated” – St Cyrus residents warning to council after latest Travellers site drama
An objector who has been at the heart of the local battle against the St Cyrus Travellers development has told Aberdeenshire Council "no cherry picking will be tolerated".