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Dundee News

Man and woman ‘seriously assaulted’ by pair on Dundee street

Man and woman ‘seriously assaulted’ by pair on Dundee street

Police are investigating after a man and a woman were left seriously injured after being attacked on a Dundee street.

‘Learn to speak proper…’ – Dundee poet’s incredible tribute to city’s dialect goes viral

‘Learn to speak proper…’ – Dundee poet’s incredible tribute to city’s dialect goes viral

A Dundee writer’s incredible tribute to his native dialect has gone viral on social media.

Dundee teenager to represent Scotland in clay pigeon shooting

Dundee teenager to represent Scotland in clay pigeon shooting

A Tayside teenager has been selected to represent Scotland at international clay pigeon shooting competitions.

Busy Dundee road closed off as firefighters tackle blaze at top-floor flat

Busy Dundee road closed off as firefighters tackle blaze at top-floor flat

A busy stretch of a Dundee road was closed as emergency services dealt with a fire on Wednesday morning.

SPONSORED: 9 reasons you should be bursting with pride for Dundee’s videogames scene

SPONSORED: 9 reasons you should be bursting with pride for Dundee’s videogames scene

Dundee is well-known as a wee city that packs a powerful punch. But in the city’s videogames cluster that has been super-charged to global effect!

Perth News

Castle Huntly murder inmate had placement with Fife junior football club before drug death

Castle Huntly murder inmate had placement with Fife junior football club before drug death

Senior prison management have told a fatal accident inquiry (FAI) it is “impossible” to keep drugs out of a jail where two inmates were killed by so-called legal highs.

Violent Perthshire rapist filmed himself committing sex offence

Violent Perthshire rapist filmed himself committing sex offence

A violent rapist who filmed himself committing a sex offence has been jailed for 10 years.

Sex offender made lewd drawings because he had no camera inside Perth Prison

Sex offender made lewd drawings because he had no camera inside Perth Prison

A notorious sex offender has been jailed for more than a year for making a lewd drawing and showing it to two people.

A9 road closure due to Solheim Cup clear-up works likely to cause delays on A9 in Perthshire

A9 road closure due to Solheim Cup clear-up works likely to cause delays on A9 in Perthshire

Delays are expected across Perthshire this week due to roadworks.

Great British Bake Off: Perthshire’s Michael Chakraverty impresses judges in dairy week

Great British Bake Off: Perthshire’s Michael Chakraverty impresses judges in dairy week

Perthshire baker Michael Chakraverty has survived another week in the Great British Bake Off as he impressed judges in dairy week.

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