Plans for a £20m revitalisation of Aberdeen's historic Union Terrace Gardens are unveiled, with an online survey also launched.
Production drilling has started in the massive Mariner oil field in the UK North Sea, operator Statoil announces.
A minor road is closed after a "serious accident" on an unclassified road, near its junction with the A948 in Aberdeenshire.
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Preview followed by live coverage of Saturday's Scottish Premiership game between Rangers and Aberdeen.
Aberdeen boss Derek McInnes reckons Rangers are favourites to finish second in the Premiership but backs his side to be runners-up.
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