Camilla opens Maggie's cancer unit in Aberdeen

The Duchess of Rothesay and the Queen of Norway open the unit The Duchess of Rothesay and the Queen of Norway opened the unit

Related Stories

The Duchess of Rothesay has officially opened a new cancer unit in Aberdeen, built in memory of Scottish golfer Colin Montgomerie's late mother.

Camilla - president of Maggie's Cancer Caring Centres - was joined by the Queen of Norway for Monday's ceremony.

Former Ryder Cup captain Montgomerie said he was "proud" of the Elizabeth Montgomerie Building.

The golfer's Elizabeth Montgomerie Foundation raised money for the project.

His mother died of lung cancer in 1991.

More on This Story

Related Stories

The BBC is not responsible for the content of external Internet sites

BBC North East, Orkney and Shetland



7 °C 4 °C

Features & Analysis

  • A dressColour bind

    How a picture from the outer Hebrides captivated the world.

  • Yeti tweetCocktails and yetis

    10 strange things Americans are doing with all the snow

  • Kim Jong-ilKorean kidnap

    The film stars who were abducted and forced to make movies

  • llamasLlama drama

    Two unlikely fugitives have Twitter enthralled

Elsewhere on the BBC

  • BooksNew novels

    BBC Culture takes a look at ten new books to read in March


  • A robot holding a table legClick Watch

    The robots who build flat-pack furniture - teaching machines to work collaboratively

Try our new site and tell us what you think. Learn more
Take me there

Copyright © 2015 BBC. The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more.

This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.