The long-awaited trimming of a world record-breaking Perthshire hedge could help raise money for children's charities.
Meikleour beech hedge
A world record-holding hedge in Perthshire is to be fully cut back for the first time in nearly 20 years.
Council crews were scrambled to the world's biggest hedge - near Blairgowrie - to deal with a dangerous, over-hanging tree.
Sir, – I am really cross that Perth and Kinross Council has failed to tidy up the Meikleour Beech Hedge, as reported in The Courier.
Nosy neighbours are quick to point out an overgrown garden hedge – but what if the bill for a trim comes to a cool £90,000?
A motorist has told how she feared she would die after a lorry careered towards her car on a notorious road.
A Perthshire road has been closed following a crash involving a horse box.