We're always on the lookout for local news relevant to the communities of Highland Perthshire.
Have you got a news story you think we should know about?

Local News

‘Please Keep Rossi’s Story Out There’ says Missing Pets Perth and Kinross Scotland

LISTEN: Katie McCandless-Thomas shares the story of Rossi the Labrador who went missing and what can be done to help find her Recently a dog which matches the description of a Labrador who went missing after an accident in Dunkeld has been reported in the area. Rossi, the missing Labrador, disappeared after loosing her footing …

‘Please Keep Rossi’s Story Out There’ says Missing Pets Perth and Kinross Scotland Read More »

Pitlochry’s Rotary Club Continues the Fight Against Polio

LISTEN: Ian Moyes and Clive Bridges discuss the work and awareness of the Rotary Club in eradicating Polio This week marks Polio Awareness Week and Pitlochry’s Rotary Club joined Heartland Multimedia to discuss what’s being done about it and why it’s still an important issue to raise today. Polio is a life threatening disease which …

Pitlochry’s Rotary Club Continues the Fight Against Polio Read More »

Coronavirus Has Left the UK with ‘So Many Lessons to be Learnt’ Say’s MP Pete Wishart

LISTEN: Pete Wishart shares the findings of the Coronavirus in Scotland second report In response to the Coronavirus in Scotland report Highland Perthshire MP, Pete Wishart, ‘suggests to the governments [of the united Kingdom] that they get together to ensure that if we do meet another crisis like that, much more important working operations are …

Coronavirus Has Left the UK with ‘So Many Lessons to be Learnt’ Say’s MP Pete Wishart Read More »

‘Cheeky’ Hay Bale Art off the A9 Tells and Important Message for Mental Health

LISTEN: Jillian Kennedy explains the message behind the SAYC bale art Drivers passing by Logierait have ‘kept one eye on the road and one eye on the field’ taking notice of the eye-catching hay bale art set up by local young farmers. As part of the Scottish Association of Young Farmers Clubs annual Hay Bale …

‘Cheeky’ Hay Bale Art off the A9 Tells and Important Message for Mental Health Read More »

Culture Perth Offers Online Access for Highland Perthshire

Culture Perth are offering access to their Highland Perthshire libraries by taking bookings in advance to save a slot with a PC. Breadalbane, Blairgowrie, Loch Leven & Strathearn Community Libraries and the A K Bell library offer this service to anyone who phones and books in advance. People looking to get in touch with Culture …

Culture Perth Offers Online Access for Highland Perthshire Read More »

Tayside Mountain Rescue Boosted by £10,000 for Their Participation in Laser Light Show

Image Courtesy of The Enchanted Forest LISTEN: Lesley Williamson looks back on this years laser light show and reflects on the Enchanted Forest outreach to the community this year With help from the Tayside Mountain Rescue Team, Pitlochry’s Enchanted Forest dazed the towns night skies with an aura of spectacular laser light beams at the …

Tayside Mountain Rescue Boosted by £10,000 for Their Participation in Laser Light Show Read More »

£1 Million Fund Aims to Support Small Towns Recover from Lockdown

Phil Prentice, Photo Credit: Sandy Young LISTEN: Phil Prentice explains how businesses and organisations in small towns access funding to support their post-lockdown recovery Towns and villages in Highland Perthshire have been some of the hardest hit areas in Scotland after the COVID-19 pandemic, expected trade from tourism only came later in the year which …

£1 Million Fund Aims to Support Small Towns Recover from Lockdown Read More »

Loch Tummel Resident Peter Pejacsevich Tells His Experience of the Dirty Camping Episode

LISTEN: Peter Pejacsevich gives his view on how dirty campers have affected the area and what can be done about the issue Dirty camping has been a hot button problem of the Summer in Highland Perthshire and COVID only seems to have exacerbated the problem further. What has been a small problem in the past …

Loch Tummel Resident Peter Pejacsevich Tells His Experience of the Dirty Camping Episode Read More »

PayPal Scams: How to Identify and How to Stay Safe

Photo Credit: Torsten Detllaff LISTEN: Cathy Marshall Explains the scams found in the inboxes of some recent Highland Perthshire residents ‘Your account has been suspended’, ‘You have been paid’ and ‘You have been paid too much’ are how some recent email scams are deceiving people into giving away their personal information. Scammers have been posing …

PayPal Scams: How to Identify and How to Stay Safe Read More »

Scroll to Top