Welcome to The Heartlander, a new magazine intended to champion news and views for the people of Highland Perthshire. You may have already seen a copy on the shelf of your local newsagent. This website will be a complement our paper edition and is also the place where you can subscribe to The Heartlander. The Heartlander is produced by Highland Perthshire Media Ltd, a not for profit organisation. It is a social enterprise, meaning that any profits made will be sed to enhance the quality of the magazine.

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Kate MacRitchie of HPCP updates on the progress of the charity s biggest challenge to date supplying our hills and glens with superfast broadband. A9 DUELLING

Environmental journalist Maxine Perella explores the impact the A9 dualling will have on the local community over the next few years. Most acknowledge that the A9 is a dangerous road and that dualing is inevitable but at what cost?


After many false starts plans to turn Taymouth Castle into a luxury hotel are being revived. But who is behind these new plans and is it just another pipe dream?

Acting Editor Peter Hounam met with Robin Barrasford, the developer, to put the mysterious to bed.