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From Beatrix Potter to The Scottish Horse: A new home for the Dunkeld Community Archive

A new Dunkeld Archive Museum has been established in the town’s historic square thanks to a hugely successful appeal by the trustees of the town’s Chapter House Museum. The aim was to establish a new home for a unique community archive which was previouslly unsuitably and inaccessibly housed in Dunkeld Cathedral. The archive is a remarkable resource comprising photographs, minutes of local societies and records of local families and businesses

Days out in Scotland: Dunkeld & Birnam, Perthshire

Dunkeld is a small picturesque and prosperous town in Perthshire that is worth a visit for a few hours. Among the mostly independent cafes, shops and restaurants there’s a butcher, a fantastic hardware/kitchen shop called Kettles,a few antique shops and a couple of small galleries. In the centre there is also a smoke house where you can get your day’s catch of salmon smoked – both salmon and trout are