An aspiring author from Perthshire has been picked to write a book about her experience of domestic abuse by one of the world’s leading publishers.
A campaigner who escaped forced marriage has said people living in rural areas with a small population of ethnic minorities may be even more at risk than those in big cities.
Scores of demonstrators took to the streets of Perth to protest against violence against women.
Vital support for domestic abuse victims could be lost if lifeline funding is stopped.
A moving one-woman show has encouraged inmates of Perth prison to consider the impact their behaviour has on those around them.