City of Perth - History and Horror Tour

OctoberOct 20 2017 20:30 - 22:00

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For 3 nights onlyGary Knight, author of 'No Fair City'will be resurrecting his alter ego, the ghostlyJohn Larg - a local ne'er do well who met his fateon the end of the Perth Hangman's rope in1817! Along with fellow spectre Annie Adams, he will lead unsuspecting members of the public around the streets, vennels and graveyards of the City while he tells tales of Perth's dark, grouesome and sometimesspooky past.
So if you likestories of bodysnatchers, Ghosts, Witchcraft, murders,Executions and Plague or have enjoyed readinghis book and articles for this site you are in for a treat!
Tours are FREE courtesy of Perth and Kinross Council and start weekly onFriday nightsat 7.30pm on Horscross Plaza (outside Perth Concert Hall).
The tours will be running on 20th & 27th October and 3rd November andalthoughreasonably family friendly some locations and storiesare quite atmospheric so it is recommended for 8yrs+.
Booking in advance is advised as spaces are limited. Wrap up warm, bring atorchand prepare for an evening of interesting, spooky fun!
There will also be a chance to purchase 'No Fair City; Tales of Perth's Dark Past' (£9.99) at the end of each tour so you can take these stories (and more...) home toentertain friends and family!

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