Some of the finest moments in 2013 were indeed a cracker, and let’s face it you can laugh, rant or be rude whatever it is, it was memorable.

1. A woman from Perth tried to save her daughters hat – The hat which “flew” in the dog trash can  caused a viral spark after a picture was snapped from a witness; the photo which appears to show a young woman’s arm is stuck.  – No picture rights unfortunately.

2. Several youths caught hi-jacking a stagecoach (well nearly) bus  were caught by a schoolboy racer near Perth Leisure Pool. One youth nearly got injured when jumping off the bus however, they seemed to of enjoyed the embarrassment.  – Aug 2013

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3. An Aussie preaching the streets of Perth, inducing the most busiest street of all (High Street) after several complaints Josh Williamson was arrested for Breach of the Peace by Police Scotland.

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4.  Karnival Klub gets bad press after appearing in local media outlets and also annoying top bosses at Perth & Kinross Council. Police Scotland also requested a review of their licence.

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5. Plans to demolish the city hall and then within minutes it was decided it’s being kept as a building. We are still confused with this one. – Not sure what the story is…

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6. A troubled teenager who punched a horse got a healthy punishment. Nico Pettigrew shown no remorse and was found guilty.

Nico Pettigrew
Nico Pettigrew

7.  A ruined Christmas dinner for some at Pomarium Flats residents. Power was cut off due to a fire in a washing room. It’s unknown the cause of the fire yet but many families were left to live else where while SSE take several weeks to restore power.

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8.  Mark Wright appearance fee left some of the public furious. A fee of £5,000 plus VAT was paid out. A document obtained by the Courier shown the approximate payout, while the other stars were paid less. (Even though they spent more than 20 minutes in the cold)

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9.  Private Car Parking caused a viral storm after several parking residents reported they had received a fine which was apparently inaccurate.  Our advise was best to leave it to the council. (the real ones)

10. A  young woman got herself in a bit of a state and then tried to rescue her handbag in the Tay. She got into such difficult Fire & Rescue service had let her free from the dirty water. A great tip-off kindly sent us the video in before it was deleted from the original owner.

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