Angus and Fife experienced a rise in fire incidents last year as part of a response that saw crews across Scotland deal with more than 91,000 call outs.
A Glasgow-based charity helping amputees live life to the full has extended its reach into Tayside.
“Anyone who makes the shortlist really deserves to be there.”
Perth and Kinross Council has more than tripled the amount it spends on hot drinks and biscuits for councillors and officials, new figures show.
Residents of Tayside and Fife contribute almost 10% of all Christmas shoeboxes donated to UK charity, Blythswood Care.
A set of rare Dundee, Perth, Fife and Angus banknotes, produced in an era when the area printed its own money could fetch thousands of pounds at auction.
Five branches of the Bank of Scotland in Tayside and Fife are being axed as the banking group continues to pare down its network north of the border.
With summer now officially underway, beachgoers are being urged to take extra precautions when spending time near the coast.
Nearly 2000 people will hit the South Inch on Saturday when the UK’s only touring tribute festival visits Perth for the first time.
A woman driver was taken to Blairgowrie Cottage Hospital after her car ended up on its side in Bridge of Cally on Wednesday morning.