Perth and Kinross councillors have been accused of being “anti-Dundee” after a vote on usurping the larger city as the lead in the Tay Cities partnership was defeated by the narrowest of margins.
The sunshine turned out to welcome charity cyclist Ross Duncan home this weekend as he completed an arduous 124-day fundraising challenge.
Families hit by the closure of the New School at Butterstone last year have said they are unable to meet a council deadline to sign up for a temporary alternative place.
An animal welfare worker has said her faith in the Scottish SPCA is in tatters after the charity’s decision not to pursue a Perthshire "horse whisperer" who was investigated over neglect allegations.
The former owner of a horse caught up in a major neglect investigation has spoken about her relief after discovering the animal is alive and well.
A woman who rehomed a thoroughbred with a Perthshire "holistic horse whisperer" caught up in a major neglect investigation has said she tried to raise concerns about the way the animals were being kept in 2015.
The leader of Perth and Kinross council has agreed to work with parents to investigate why an independent specialist school shut, giving parents only four days’ notice.
Three “starving” horses removed from a Fife farm this week have been put to sleep on animal welfare grounds.
Mountain bikers across Fife and Tayside have hailed the return of a six-hour race to Pitmedden forest.
More than 20 “starving” animals have been removed from the care of their “horse whisperer” owner in Fife.