Police Scotland have traced a prisoner who absconded from Castle Huntly open prison. Officers said that Sean Bonar had been traced and arrested in Glasgow after breaching the terms of his licence while on home leave on Monday. The public were thanked for their help and information provided to police.
The pontoons for Perth’s popular river trips have been reinstalled in preparation for the boat rides along the Tay starting again next month.
Tayside could face an exodus of skilled workers as Michelin employees prepare to leave Dundee ahead of the factory’s planned closure in 2020.
Police have warned the public not to contact a man who has gone missing from HMP Castle Huntly.
Tayside care worker blames stretched workforce for leaving elderly resident on toilet for nearly an hour
A Tayside care worker has defended herself after being given a warning for leaving an elderly resident on a toilet for nearly an hour.
A Perth hotel has been put up for sale by its owners after 20 years under their management.
They are certainly starting them young at Perth’s Fair City FC – and it’s not only the players we are talking about.
Cyclists are to trace the letters MS in the Fife and Perthshire countryside as they raise money to help fight multiple sclerosis.
A pilot and his student had a lucky escape after their plane was forced to make an emergency landing near an east Perthshire farm.
Four police cars are in attendance at an ongoing incident near Noah’s indoor play centre in Perth. Officers were called to Old Gallows Road in the Western Edge at 12.30pm today. See www.thecourier.co.uk for pictures and the full story
A “sinkhole” has appeared in Perth, motorists have been warned.
Two men are due in court today after an incident on an Alyth street.
An avid car collector will sell his extensive collection of vintage MGs at Morris Leslie’s upcoming classic auction in Errol next month.
A serial rapist who strangled victims was jailed for 12 years today after carrying out a seven-year campaign of brutality and degradation against women.
A main road near Perth is closed this afternoon after a two-vehicle collision. The A94 is shut near Perth Airport, north of Scone. A police statement said: “Local diversions should be in place, but please try and avoid the area if you can.”
A company says it no longer wants to build a huge solar farm on the edge of Dundee.
Three police cars are camped out on a street in Alyth after reports of an assault.
Dundee enjoyed a warmer, wetter and brighter March than usual this year, even while weathering the effects of Storm Gareth, according to a new report.
A support service for adults with autism spectrum condition has proved to be a valuable resource for people in the Perth area.
V&A Dundee and Perth Theatre are both in the running to win one of Scotland’s top architecture awards.