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Local News Across Perth and Kinross | The Courier

Fresh plans to close UHI Perth nursery and cut jobs as college faces £4 million deficit

A voluntary severance scheme is being launched for staff.

Local News Across Perth and Kinross | The Courier

Plan for café at Perth city centre shop that closed after fire

The proposal also includes a hot food takeaway option.

Local News Across Perth and Kinross | The Courier

Man left deaf in one ear after teenager’s vicious glassing at Blairgowrie pub

Barred Jamie van Den Berg shoved a barmaid at the Cartwheel Inn after she asked him to leave the premises.

Local News Across Perth and Kinross | The Courier

Fife rock gardener lifts record 65th ‘best in show’ award at Perth

Cyril Lafong's dominance of the alpine growing world continued when Perth hosted Scotland's biggest show

Local News Across Perth and Kinross | The Courier

Death of man in Aberfeldy accident to be probed by sheriff

Andrew Sinclair died in 2022 when his arm became trapped in industrial machinery.

Local News Across Perth and Kinross | The Courier

Hundreds of Perthshire residents win share of £10.2m Postcode Lottery prize in Scotland’s biggest-ever giveaway

Players in the PH2 9 postcode area have won at least £5,000 each.

Local News Across Perth and Kinross | The Courier

Car thief hit child with stolen vehicle in Dundee and led police on wild chase across Perthshire and Angus

Robin Alcorn twice stole cars from the same woman in the city.

Local News Across Perth and Kinross | The Courier

Perth pervert who wrote ‘paedophile manifesto’ faces prison for court order breach

Darren Adams stated he wasn't ashamed of being a paedophile and asked "why should I respect a law which doesn't respect me?"

Daily Record - Perth

Lucky villagers set to scoop share of Scotland's biggest ever People's Postcode Lottery prize

Locals in Aberargie, Abernethy, Bridge of Earn, Forgandenny, Forteviot and Glenfarg will find out their exact windfalls at an event in Perth’s South Inch Park on Saturday, April 27.

Local News Across Perth and Kinross | The Courier

Two police officers taken to hospital after Perth car chase and crash

“I saw the impact and it was pretty brutal, there was a big massive thud."

Daily Record - Perth

Two officers in hospital after Perth police chase where cop car crashed

Two officers in the vehicle were taken to Ninewells Hospital for treatment after they were hurt in a crash when pursing a Volkswagen Golf.

Perth Gazette

Two police officers taken to hospital following pursuit

Princes Street remains closed following an incident involving a police vehicle. The post Two police officers taken to hospital following pursuit appeared first on Perth Gazette....

Local News Across Perth and Kinross | The Courier

Perth racegoers warned of ‘significant delays’ due to gas works

Perth and Kinross Council says the emergency gas works will have an "unavoidable" impact on traffic.

Local News Across Perth and Kinross | The Courier

Carnoustie child taken to hospital after schoolkids suffer sickness outbreak during Perthshire trip

At least one child was taken to hospital after the trip to Dalguise Activity Centre.

Daily Record - Perth

Major police car crash shuts down Perth city centre street

Motorists have been advised to avoid the area following the crash on Princes Street in Perth.

Local News Across Perth and Kinross | The Courier

Ferry pensioner admits causing head-on crash that left two dead

Ronald Stoneman, from Broughty Ferry, admitted careless driving in the crash on the A832 in Dundonnell.

Local News Across Perth and Kinross | The Courier

Perth city centre road sealed off after crash involving police car

Firefighters were trying to cut out a person from the stricken police car.

Local News Across Perth and Kinross | The Courier

Protected status for Perth sports centre causes council concern over new leisure plans

Internal emails obtained by The Courier show concerns had been raised about the potential listed status of Bell's Sports Centre.

Local News Across Perth and Kinross | The Courier

Aberfeldy shooting: Timeline of events in Brian Low murder

A closer look at the often confusing developments following the death of the 65-year-old.

Local News Across Perth and Kinross | The Courier

Aberfeldy murder: What we know so far about shooting of dog walker

Brian Low, 65, died when he was attacked in a rural area near the Perthshire town.