Certain times of life inevitably involve a degree of reflection and I have reached one such milestone. Retiral. So longingly viewed on the distant horizon the reality is now with me, and the prospect is in some ways daunting.
The best young cyclists from all over the country and Europe are in Perthshire for the biggest youth stage race in the UK.
A pair of St Johnstone fans have set themselves a marathon challenge this weekend – walking from Tannadice in Dundee to McDiarmid Park.
Dr Christopher Grant, who was a GP in Pitlochry for 35 years, has died aged 91.
For the first time in the history of Perth racecourse prize money for the national hunt race season has topped £1 million.
Customers have been assured the sudden closure of a Perth post office is a temporary move.
Perth has built an enviable reputation over the last few years for its crowd-drawing visitor experiences, notably the Christmas lights switch-on and the sound and music Light Nights show.
Airlifted by helicopter from Highland Perthshire to hospital in Dundee in a matter of minutes, one man has more reason than most to be thankful for Scotland’s Charity Air Ambulance.
Entrepreneurial young pupils at Breadalbane Academy in Aberfeldy faced a group of local businessmen and women at a “Dragon’s Den” style contest.
Perthshire companies are being encouraged to bid for a slice of one of Scotland's biggest ever construction projects.