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RHS of Perthshire annual show

The Royal Horticultural Society of Perthshire (affectionately known as the 'Horti') is holding its Annual Summer Show in Scone on Saturday 17 August 2019. It is being held in The Burnside Halls, Burnside, Scone, PH2 6LP, 12 noon – 4.30 pm, with the prizegiving at 4pm. Refreshments will be available from 10am to 4pm.

For many people the Horti's spring and summer shows are occasions ...

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Judging day photos

Two judges from the RHS Britain in Bloom campaign visited Perth on Tuesday 30 July to assess the City for the Champion of Champions category of the 2019 Awards. They were welcomed by our Chairman John Summers OBE, and Provost Melloy of Perth & Kniross Council. Photos of the tour are now available on our Flickr site - click Read article...


Britain in Bloom 2019

Perth’s Britain in Bloom judging day is fast approaching! The judges will be coming to the Fair City next week to assess the work done by volunteers from Beautiful Perth, by the Council and by the many other partner groups who all help make Perth such a beautiful place to live, work and visit.

The ...

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Zero Waste Blog #2

Turn back the tide on litter

One of the best things about living here in Perth is how close we are to some of the truly breathtaking sites nature has to offer. Take a summer stroll in the North and South Inches, or a walk along the banks of the River Tay and you will see a huge range of ...

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Zero Waste Blog #1

In the first of a series of blogs, our Zero Waste Perth co-ordinator Sam Martens tackles the subject of clothing waste - and how everyone can help reduce it.

We’ve all been there - needing that pair of shoes or that new outfit for a special occasion. And the cost of this retail therapy? A bulging wardrobe of neglected garments and a ...

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Enter the Beautiful Perth Awards 2019!

Entries for the 2019 Beautiful Perth Awards are now welcome. This year, Perth is in the top five UK finalists competing for the Royal Horticultural Society's Britain in Bloom ‘Champion of Champions’ award. Entrants to our local awards scheme will help make the Fair City look its best for the Britain in Bloom judges when they visit at the end of ...

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