There is mounting evidence that children who regularly play outdoors, especially in nature, are smarter, happier and healthier. This comes as no surprise to staff and parents of Wee Wild Sparks Outdoor Nursery in Coupar Angus, Perthshire.
Ask anyone to name their favourite teacher, and rarely will they be left wanting for an answer.
Morrison’s Academy in Crieff and Beaconhurst School in Bridge of Allan are to create one independent school from the beginning of the 2018/2019 school year.
New plans for a stop-gap GP surgery for Carse of Gowrie have received “many positive comments".
A Crieff company has been granted £30,000 by Perth and Kinross Council for a new winter festival.
Perth and Kinross Council could become the first in Scotland to scrap burial fees for people up to the age of 21.
Two “precious” pieces of art are travelling from their Perthshire home to be showcased in Poland.
A new path for cyclists and pedestrians has officially opened in Perthshire, with the aim of improving access to local industry.
A Perth youngster has published a book to raise money for a specialist charity that supports his little brother.
The grandfather of a Kinross boy who was diagnosed with cancer will cycle from Tyneside to Tayside to raise money for charity.