Perth was crowned “Scotland’s Christmas capital” at the weekend as it hosted the country’s biggest lights switch-on celebrations.
The economic health of Perth and Kinross will thrive in coming years, Provost Dennis Melloy is predicting.
Visitors from Dundee will soon be able to take the scenic river route to Perth thanks to a new venture.
A recreation of a Perthshire loch dwelling which gives visitors a taste of how people lived 2,500 years ago has attracted half a million visitors over the past two decades.
Police are investigating after thousands of pounds worth of damage was caused by vandals on Perth’s Moncreiffe Island.
A massive red deer will help to point tourists towards the rich wildlife of Highland Perthshire.
The brave-hearted are being challenged to tackle a Perthshire wilderness assault course which has been described as “the ultimate test in strength, endurance and determination”.
For more than 150 years Perth Show has been a popular, once a year meeting point for the people of the city and the farming community.
The £16.6 million transformation of Perth Theatre – which will be completed later this year – will get a royal seal of approval next week.
Councillors have unanimously backed a £100,000 initiative aimed at getting high-profile vacant buildings back into productive use.