Tayside ( Scottish Gaelic Taobh Tatha ) from 1975 to 1996, a region in the east of Scotland.
The region was named after the river Tay, which flows into the North Sea at Dundee.
The Tayside Region was formed in 1975 from the counties of Angus and Kinross -shire, the largest part of Perthshire countryside and the city of Dundee. The area of the region was divided into three districts:
- Perth and Kinross
1996 Regions and Districts in Scotland were abolished. From the three districts of Tayside unitary authorities were formed.