A crook who teamed up with a dangerous gangster to rob the daughter of Scotland’s richest woman of £200,000 of jewellery has lost a bid to have his conviction quashed.
A pensioner appeared in court accused of attacking a man with an axe and being heavily armed with knives, pepper spray and spray guns loaded with acid.
An afternoon of entertainment and competitions at Aberfeldy Show on Saturday followed the judging of livestock at the Atholl and Breadalbane Agricultural Show and Highland Gathering at Wade's Park.
My friend’s head was “kicked like a football”, ex-Dundee United and St Johnstone star tells murder trial
Former Dundee United and St Johnstone player Danny Swanson has told a murder trial that his friend’s head was “kicked like a football” as he lay motionless on the ground.
A claim the Scottish Government has done little to help wild salmon, while backing Norwegian owned salmon farms "to the hilt", has been made by a leading angler.
A heavily intoxicated man who tried to murder a stranger asked his victim “do you want stabbed?” moments before plunging a knife into his chest, a court has heard.
It’s another opening, another show (sorry, wrong show) as the curtain goes up on the latest summer season at the Theatre in the Hills – and it’s another musical blockbuster, writes Peter Cargill.
A man who sent a girl into a dark tunnel leading to a trapdoor into a Perthshire church so he could get inside to ransack it has been jailed.
A large contingent of visitors from Winnipeg, Canada, on a tour of Scotland enlivened Strathardle Highland Gathering at Bannerfield, Kirkmichael, on Saturday.
A Perth construction worker has been honoured by the Royal Humane Society for saving the life of a workmate.