Year of Young People 2018

Scotland’s first ever Year of Young People is happening in 2018. It aims to inspire all ages through its young people (8-26) by celebrating their achievements, valuing their contributions to communities and creating new opportunities for them to shine on a local and global stage.

Young people are at the heart of designing, developing and deciding what they want the year to be. The Scottish Government is working with youth partners and the events and tourism sector to deliver activities and experiences for communities across Scotland to enjoy and discover more about our amazing young people.

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BBC Music’s The Biggest Weekend: Perth

We are delighted to announce some more brilliant acts joining us at Scone Palace for the BBC Radio 2 and the BBC Radio 3 #BiggestWeekend!

Breabach, Karine Polwart and Eddi Reader are the newest acts to be added to the line-up, and we can’t wait to welcome them to Perth City Centre!!

Tickets are still available for the Friday night but make sure you get your tickets soon before they are gone!

The countdown is on for the most exciting live music event of the Summer, as BBC Music, Radio 2 and Radio 3 join forces to bring two days of spectacular performances to Scone Palace.

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Perth Riverside Light Nights: Valentines Theme

Photos from the first night of Valentines Theme. Be serenaded by the magical illuminations and entertainers as you stroll through the romantic gardens and enjoy a glass of something fizzy.

Photos from PK Perspective

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Destination Hotels in Perth & Perthshire

Perth and Perthshire are hugely popular destinations for visitors travelling from Scotland, the UK and abroad. Not only is Perthshire centrally located, it’s also the Big Tree County that’s home to Scotland’s newest city. There’s so much to do and see, yet it’s easy to find tranquil places to relax and unwind, too.

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Year of Young People 2018

Scotland’s first ever Year of Young People is happening in 2018. It aims to inspire all ages through its young people (8-26) by celebrating their achievements, valuing their contributions to communities and creating new opportunities for them to shine on a local and global stage.

Young people are at the heart of designing, developing and deciding what they want the year to be. The Scottish Government is working with youth partners and the events and tourism sector to deliver activities and experiences for communities across Scotland to enjoy and discover more about our amazing young people.

Read More

BBC Music’s The Biggest Weekend: Perth

We are delighted to announce some more brilliant acts joining us at Scone Palace for the BBC Radio 2 and the BBC Radio 3 #BiggestWeekend!

Breabach, Karine Polwart and Eddi Reader are the newest acts to be added to the line-up, and we can’t wait to welcome them to Perth City Centre!!

Tickets are still available for the Friday night but make sure you get your tickets soon before they are gone!

The countdown is on for the most exciting live music event of the Summer, as BBC Music, Radio 2 and Radio 3 join forces to bring two days of spectacular performances to Scone Palace.

Read More

Perth Riverside Light Nights: Valentines Theme

Photos from the first night of Valentines Theme. Be serenaded by the magical illuminations and entertainers as you stroll through the romantic gardens and enjoy a glass of something fizzy.

Photos from PK Perspective

Read More

Destination Hotels in Perth & Perthshire

Perth and Perthshire are hugely popular destinations for visitors travelling from Scotland, the UK and abroad. Not only is Perthshire centrally located, it’s also the Big Tree County that’s home to Scotland’s newest city. There’s so much to do and see, yet it’s easy to find tranquil places to relax and unwind, too.

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Welcome to Perth

 

Perth is a historic city set beside the beautiful River Tay and located just 90 minutes from 90% of Scotland’s population. It’s the perfect place to stay whether you are exploring the city itself or the huge range of attractions and activities available across Perthshire. Check out the accommodation section which provides details a wide range of options to suit every taste and budget.

Perth has a fantastic selection of independent businesses offering a wide range of unique, quirky and high-quality products you won’t find anywhere else so why not combine a visit to Scone Palace or The Black Watch Castle and Museum with a spot of shopping.

The city hosts a wide variety of events across the year so make sure you check out the What’s On section of the site to help plan your visit – we look forward to welcoming you to Perth!

 

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