Perth and Kinross


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Perth and Kinross

(kɪnˈrɒs)
n
(Placename) a council area of N central Scotland, corresponding mainly to the historical counties of Perthshire and Kinross-shire: part of Tayside Region from 1975 until 1996: chiefly mountainous, with agriculture, tourism, and forestry. Administrative centre: Perth. Pop: 135 990 (2003 est). Area: 5321 sq km (2019 sq miles)
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Boosted by favourable exchange rates, increasingly sophisticated marketing methods and an ever-improving tourism offer, Perth and Kinross is enjoying a sustained increase in visitor numbers and visitor spend.
Jamieson was elected to Perth and Kinross Council in May last year.
The 70-year-old never goes anywhere without his camera and his latest treks took him to luscious locations like Loch Earn, Glen Dochart and Perth and Kinross. Joe said:"I love photography and taking all kinds of pictures and enjoy seeing them featured in the Advertiser.
Perth and Kinross County Golf Union president Claire Gallagher said: "It would be a tragedy if the course was to be lost to the community."
Perth and Kinross Council had pledged to spend an extra 50,000 pounds to save the North Inch Golf Course but with the course having fallen into disrepair through flooding and a lack of investment the council promised to put an extra 25,000 pounds in the course over the next two years to secure its future.
Mary Antoniewicz, Project Lead, Perth and Kinross Council stated "GOSS Interactive offered the best value solution for Perth & Kinross Council.
The study claims that T in the Park brings in pounds 7.5million to Perth and Kinross, mainly through thousands of seasonal jobs.
Police said his death was being treated as a tragic accident, while the Atholl Estate - which owns the falls - and Perth and Kinross Council said they would participate fully in any inquiry.
Perth and Kinross Council's parking supremo Jim Irons, who has no disability, has been leaving his top-of-the-range Rover 75 in clearly marked disabled bays.
Ritchie believes that the city and the wider Perth and Kinross area now has a range of elements coming together that will mean the area's economy will take a major step forward.
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