An Aberdeenshire pub and restaurant has been renovated.
A festival celebrating youth arts has launched in the city.
Budding north-east singers took to the stage and raised in excess of £20,000 for a charity campaign.
A new social experiment event planned for the city in the summer has proved so popular another date has been added.
A youth arts festival will launch today with performances taking place throughout the city.
North-east residents are being encouraged to take part in charity walks this weekend.