Local News

Fife Circle Line service must improve say MSPs

Scottish Conservative MSPs Liz Smith and Murdo Fraser have renewed their efforts to ask the First Minister to step in and improve the poor service faced by commuters using the Fife Circle Line.

Murdo asks TSB to rethink opening hours cut

Scottish Conservative MSP Murdo Fraser is asking bosses at the TSB to have a rethink after they announced they are to cut opening hours at branches across Highland Perthshire.

NHS Tayside's treatment of breast cancer criticised


Scottish Conservative MSP Murdo Fraser has expressed concerns over a damning report by a health watchdog on NHS Tayside’s treatment of breast cancer, describing the issue as “staggering.”


Murdo Fraser warns against ending daylight saving practice

Scottish Conservative MSP Murdo Fraser has warned of the detrimental effects of the European Union (EU) ending the daylight-saving practice due to its impact on children’s safety and on the large agricultural community in Perth and Kinross.


Murdo Fraser backs local views on police patrols

Scottish Conservative MSP Murdo Fraser has expressed concerns following the release of statistics which show that residents believe there has been a decline in police patrols in Tayside.

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.