A binge-drinking domestic abuser who used a former girlfriend as “a punch bag” has been jailed for 16 months.
A top line-up of authors, film-makers, adventurers and journalists has been unveiled for the 14th Winter Words literary festival, which opens next month in Pitlochry.
Celebrated television historian Dan Snow believes Saturday’s recreation of the murder trial of notorious killer William Bury will be “absolutely fascinating”.
Loch Tay has long been the site of archaeological interest as the stunning Highland Perthshire location was once home to our Iron Age ancestors.
An engineer discovered more than he bargained for when a routine boiler check saw him stumble across a cannabis farm.
Young St Johnstone and Motherwell fans faced-off outside McDiarmid Park after a botched bid by police officers and ground security to avoid confrontation.
A drug courier who was supplying the illicit trade in Aberdeen has been jailed for 18 months after he was apprehended in Perthshire.
A woman has admitted staging a failed bid to smuggle drugs into Perth Prison by concealing a package of illicit tablets within a bag of crisps.
Council chiefs have said Perth and Kinross will lead by example by working to outlaw plastic straws and other non-recyclable items.
A once-respected planning expert has been convicted of possessing indecent images of children for a second time.