The sister of a Scottish soldier killed during service more than 60 years ago has collected an honour in his memory.
Elderly Woman Knocked Down At Weekend Dies
An elderly pedestrian knocked down in Aberdeenshire at the weekend has died.
Mary Donald, 89, was crossing a bridge on the A920 South Road in Ellon on Saturday morning when she was hit by a car.
She was taken to Aberdeen Royal Infirmary, where she died from her injuries.
Sergeant Rob Warnock said: "First and foremost, our thoughts go out to the family and friends of Mary, who was well-known in the Ellon area.
"Enquiries are ongoing and I would urge anyone with information who hasn't yet come forward to contact Police Scotland on 101.''
The 65-year-old female driver of the Peugeot 208 was not injured in the incident.
Seven men have been arrested in connection with a large-scale disturbance following the Edinburgh derby in the Scottish Cup.
A new £25,000 scholarship to improve care for people with motor neurone disease (MND) will be set up in memory of campaigner Gordon Aikman.
Police have launched an investigation after a 19-year-old woman was the victim of a serious sexual assault in Edinburgh.
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