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Angus man, 27, dies in Perthshire swimming pool accident as mum and best friend pay tribute

Loved ones battled to save Lewis Edwards for more than an hour after the incident late on Saturday night.

Local News Across Perth and Kinross | The Courier

Council issues apology for overgrown Perthshire graveyard as mourner hits out at ‘neglect’

The local authority says issues with staff and the weather have left a grass-cutting backlog.

Daily Record - Perth

Live Active Leisure working to find regular venues for displaced sports clubs

Leisure services are being removed from Bell's Sports Centre and the gym and fitness studios are being moved to Dewars Centre in August

Local News Across Perth and Kinross | The Courier

Group of Scotland fans from Perthshire ‘book old people’s home’ for stay in Germany

"It's fair to say we now have some new German grandparents."

Local News Across Perth and Kinross | The Courier

Drink driver jailed after ‘diabolical’ rush hour chase through Perth

Ben Paton stole a Renault Captur from a city garage and drove at an employee when he tried to block his exit.

Local News Across Perth and Kinross | The Courier

Hollywood stuntman joins ghost-hunters investigating haunted Perthshire sites

Rick McCallum, who worked on 2011 film J Edgar - starring Leonardo DiCaprio - hopes to find supernatural goings-on.

Local News Across Perth and Kinross | The Courier

Anger over Perth leisure plans revealed as hundreds respond to survey

The Courier held a public consultation as part of our Protect Perth Leisure campaign, now we can share the results from nearly 800 respondents.

Local News Across Perth and Kinross | The Courier

Perth dog attack family’s fears as council confirms it has only ONE dog warden for whole region

Alyssa MacDonald's gran has been unable to speak to a dog warden about the incident that left the schoolgirl with 34 facial stitches.

Daily Record - Perth

Perth and Kinross Council urged to make a decision on Perth's new sports centre PH2O by Live Active Leisure's chairman

Live Active Leisure has been operating under uncertainty whilst plans to create Perth's new replacement leisure facility PH2O are continually kicked into the long grass

Local News Across Perth and Kinross | The Courier

Perth city centre restaurant put on market after closure announcement

Deans Restaurant previously announced plans to shut this October.

Local News Across Perth and Kinross | The Courier

Woman, 83, taken to hospital after air ambulance called to M90 Glenfarg crash

The pensioner is also being reported to prosecutors over the incident.

Local News Across Perth and Kinross | The Courier

How ex-golf shop boss from Perth reclaimed his life after money laundering for local crook

Moray Anderson is committed to helping others after admitting his role in a £25,000 money laundering scheme.

Local News Across Perth and Kinross | The Courier

Blairgowrie women’s football team kicking off bright new chapter for Perthshire game

The Blairgowrie and Rattray women's football team has been accepted into the Scottish leagues

Local News Across Perth and Kinross | The Courier

Blairgowrie anglers’ joy at purchase of River Ericht fishing rights

Blairgowrie, Rattray and District Angling Association now owns rights for a four-mile stretch of river.

Local News Across Perth and Kinross | The Courier

Thunderstorm warning issued across Fife, Perthshire and Stirlingshire

A yellow alert comes into force on Saturday.

Local News Across Perth and Kinross | The Courier

GALLERY: Perth hosts fan zones as Scotland kick off Euro 2024

The Cherrybank Inn and Seven Acres both showed Scotland's 5-1 defeat to Germany on big screens on Friday.

Local News Across Perth and Kinross | The Courier

Lamp post smash ‘narrowly missed’ Perth pub-goer

Lewis Orr careered across two lanes while driving through the city centre in the small hours of April 28 last year.

Local News Across Perth and Kinross | The Courier

King’s Birthday Honours 2024: Full list of recipients in Tayside, Fife and Stirling

Figures in politics, sport, health and charity are among those honoured by King Charles III.

Local News Across Perth and Kinross | The Courier

Young musicians in Perth protest against council music service cuts

The players braved torrential rain to demonstrate outside Perth Concert Hall

Local News Across Perth and Kinross | The Courier

Teen and man die at scene of two-car crash in Perthshire as driver arrested

A 40-year-old woman has been arrested in connection with a road traffic offence.