Education officials have agreed to close a historic Perth school, despite a last-gasp plea by opposition councillors.
Perth and Kinross Council
Perth and Kinross Council’s events team is on the hunt for entertainers to take part in the Christmas lights switch-on weekend. Organisers are seeking performers to take to the stage and the streets on Saturday November 17 from noon-6pm and on Sunday November 18 from noon-5pm. Anyone interested can contact 01738 477952.
Perth councillors have agreed to plough £55,000 into two of the biggest events in this year’s Winter Festival line-up.
A staffing crisis at Perth Crematorium left the facility without anyone qualified to carry out cremations, it has been claimed.
Plans to dredge the River Tay at Perth Harbour, described as a “game changer” for the port’s fortunes, could be postponed until 2020.
A local authority has been forced to report itself to the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) after admitting a massive data breach.
Parents who spent years campaigning to keep a Carse of Gowrie school open have hit out at plans to close it.
An artist whose portraits of dead rock stars have fallen foul of council bosses and property owners in Perth has taken the wraps off his latest creation.
Perth Crematorium, which reopened in February after major refurbishment work, will be forced to close again.
A local homeowner claims he is hundreds of pounds out of pocket after repairing a council house.
More boat trips from Broughty Ferry to Perth are happening schooner rather than later.
A local councillor has admitted possessing more than 200 indecent images of children and an illegal video.
A well-known family restaurant looks set to be razed to make way for about 60 retirement homes.
A plea has been issued for talks to bring T in the Park back after it was confirmed there will be no return in 2019.
A local council is preparing to scrap burial fees for children under 18.
Council funding has been slashed by up to £100 a head in Tayside and Fife in five years, according to Holyrood researchers.
Children as young as three could soon be given lessons on the dangers of substance misuse, under preliminary plans drawn up by local councils in Tayside.
New designs for the £113 million Cross Tay Link Road will be unveiled to the public.
Tayside school worker who claimed sentence for trading indecent videos of kids was ‘harsh’ abandons appeal
A perverted Perthshire primary school worker jailed for trading indecent videos of children being abused has abandoned his appeal.
Perth and Kinross Council has clawed back £860,000 in energy consumption reductions in its buildings in the last six years.