Current Perth and Kinross News
New name but same aim for independence group - The Courier
The rally was held on Saturday in St Matthew's Church hall on Tay Street and heard from several speakers, including Pete Wishart, MP for Perth and North Perthshire, Ally Strachan, representing Independence 2.0, Susan Rennie from the Perth and Kinross ...
Mon, 20 Oct 2014 12:09:45 GMT
Paranormal festival illuminates darker sides of Perth's story - The Courier
“This weekend of events aims to explore these subjects in a way unique to Perth — a city steeped in history and legend.” Different elements of the festival on Friday, Saturday and Sunday will be spread across the city and, in the run-up to the ...
Mon, 20 Oct 2014 17:09:14 GMT
Well-known faces behind Perth's new Evil Olives nightclub - The Courier
Mr Buchan said: “We are excited to open this new venue in Perth. Evil Olives will be a breath of fresh air in a city where entertainment seems to have stagnated.” Mr Vescio said: “It's a boiling epicentre of young individuals who are missing a place ...
Mon, 20 Oct 2014 12:40:58 GMT
Perth's top police officer says city has changed since days of 'war zone' estate - The Courier
Even so, said Chief Inspector Mike Whitford, area commander for Perth and Kinross, the area still has its share of crime and social problems to address. Mr Whitford, who first policed in the city in 1994, said the area generally is “steeped in history ...
Mon, 20 Oct 2014 11:54:43 GMT
Dundee men dying four years younger than those in Perth and Kinross - The Courier
In Perth and Kinross, the average life expectancy of men is 79.3 years and women 82.8. However, just over the border in Dundee, those figures drop to 75.1 and 79.7 respectively. In Fife, those figures rise to 77.2 and 81.2 and in Angus 78.5 and 81.6 ...
Fri, 17 Oct 2014 07:19:22 GMT
Perth and Kinross "45" pro-independence campaigners stage rally in Perth - Scottish Daily Record
A grassroots organisation, calling itself Perth and Kinross 45, has been established to keep up the momentum from the past two years of referendum campaigning. And they say the Fair City rally is just the beginning. Exactly a month on from the ...
Fri, 17 Oct 2014 13:11:51 GMT