Stagecoach Backs Perth's UK City of Culture Bid

Transport group supports bid for 2021 prestigious title Exciting opportunity to boost City's wider economic ambitions Perth should pull together to promote city's young talent Britain's biggest bus operator, Stagecoach, announced that it…

Perth City of Culture Bid Receives Big Boost from Tay Cities Deal

The bid for Perth to be UK City of Culture 2021 has received a massive boost from the Tay Cities Deal as it is one of the first City Deals in the UK to put culture and creative industries at the front and centre of its aspirations. The Tay Cities…

Perth City Hall to Become Major Arts and Culture Hub

Perth & Kinross Council has announced that City Hall will be given a fresh lease of life as a new cultural attraction in the heart of the city. The Council voted in June to give the building back to the people of Perth and Kinross as a part…

Perth Goes To London

A team from the Perth 2021 Programme Board travelled to Westminster on Tuesday to host a reception in the House of Commons promoting Perth’s bid for UK City of Culture 2021. In making the case for Perth, Provost Liz Grant and Council Chief…

Window Dressings Add a Splash of Colour as Business Engagement Event is Announced

Local businesses are showing their support for Perth’s City of Culture bid with colourful new window dressings as local businesses are given an open invitation to a business engagement event. The event will be held in Perth Civic Hall at…

SSE Backs Perth's Bid To Be UK City Of Culture 2021

Leading UK energy provider SSE has announced today that it is supporting Perth's bid to be UK City of Culture 2021. The FTSE 100 company has strong historic links with Perth and it employs around 2,600 people at its headquarters in the city.…

Multi-Million Pound Museum Investment Shows Perth is Serious for 2021

A £10m investment in Perth Museum and Art Gallery is set to put Perth back on the cultural map. Perth and Kinross Council has announced that the enormous sum will be used to revamp the building, delivering modern facilities on par with the…

Norie-Miller Walk light nights to bring colour and magic to riverside

After the successful lighting of Perth's riverside Norie-Miller Walk as part of the Perth 2021 Community Cultural Celebration Day in November 2016, Perth & Kinross Council is pleased to announce a programme of 18 nights of lights, music…

Charity Single

We are delighted to release "Better Than This" today, a re-recorded, Christmas version of our track "I Need Something" to raise funds for Churches Action for The Homeless (CATH). We feel strongly about the issue of homelessness on our doorstep,…