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Community Investment Fund Awards

Scottish Conservative politicians have expressed their delight after it was announced that more than 100 local community groups will benefit from funding provided by Perth and Kinross Council.

Councillor Calls for Safety Consultation on A90



Following on from the most recent fatal accident on the A90 near Glendoick, Cllr Angus Forbes has written to Transport Scotland for a meeting to discuss what safety improvements can be made to the A90.

Councillor Forbes said:

Tayside GP’s see 11% increase in patients


GP surgeries in the NHS Tayside region are having to deal with 11% more patients after new figures revealed that five practices have been lost over the past ten years.

Audit Scotland report underlines problems at NHS Tayside


A new report from Audit Scotland has said that urgent action is needed to turn around the financial and performance problems at NHS Tayside.

NHS Tayside met just seven from twenty national standards this March - two fewer than they achieved the year before.