A forthcoming clamp down on holiday lets could “seriously inhibit” the hosting of major events such as golf’s Open Championship, experts have warned.
Participant numbers in a “flagship” schools sport programme have dropped in three out of four local council areas despite more volunteers stepping forward to support sessions.
Cash-strapped councils are coming under pressure to scrap commercial loans after Fife's local authority became one of the first in Scotland to save millions.
Angus and Fife town centres are among those worst hit by the “blight” of shops lying empty and unused, according to a report.
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 Tay Road Bridge has reopened.
The sunshine turned out to welcome charity cyclist Ross Duncan home this weekend as he completed an arduous 124-day fundraising challenge.
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.
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 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.