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Councillors hail success in finding £7m of savings - The Courier
Savings of more than £7 million have been welcomed by members of Perth and Kinross Council. The latest revenue budget report revealed the local authority has slashed costs across all services, including housing and health, environment and education.Motion S4M-09799: Jayne Baxter - Worrying Changes for Perth and Kinross ...
Thu, 24 Apr 2014 14:59:46 GMT
Council pledges extra £1.5 million for Perth Theatre refurbishment - The Courier
Perth and Kinross Council is backing the refurbishment of Perth Theatre to the tune of an extra £1.5 million. All being well, however, the local authority hopes that it won't have to put its hand in its pocket. To ensure the ambitious refurbishment ...
Thu, 24 Apr 2014 10:13:03 GMT
Perth man punched woman as she held child - The Courier
Depute fiscal Stephanie Ross told Perth Sheriff Court that Peletier began arguing with the woman after she asked him to turn down the volume on the television set. He called her a number of offensive names, before telling her: “No wonder I cheat on you ...
Thu, 24 Apr 2014 16:05:38 GMT
Move to cut number of councillors in Perth and Kinross Council - The Courier
She said: “The council's current electoral arrangements, with 41 members in 12 multi-member wards, are set out in the Perth and Kinross (Electoral Arrangements) Order 2006. “The order came into force on July 14 2006, following the fourth statutory ...
Tue, 22 Apr 2014 13:13:46 GMT
Curry and chips fuels Perthshire councillor's epic charity cycle - The Courier
However, for Perth and Kinross councillor Bob Ellis, the food of champions may turn out to be the humble Saturday night favourite of curry and chips. Bob admits he has been enjoying the treat at the end of a hard day's training for his charity cycle ...
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 13:42:18 GMT
Cross-dresser sentenced for sexual assaults - The Courier
At an earlier hearing at Perth Sheriff Court, Scott had pleaded guilty to sexually assaulting the women. Three other charges relating to similar incidents at a third store and a school car park were dropped. Sheriff Lindsay Foulis ordered Scott, of ...
Thu, 24 Apr 2014 08:13:22 GMT