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Stirling Distillery launch spirit-themed Easter hunt

Stirling Distillery, situated in the shadow of Stirling Castle, is hosting a fun twist on the traditional Easter egg hunt this weekend with a spirit-themed hunt around the city. Showing that Easter hunts aren’t just for children, the distillery team…

Two Popular Largo Leisure Holidays Parks Reach the Finals of the 2024 Scottish Hospitality Awards

Largo Leisure Holidays are proud and excited to announce that two of their holiday parks have been named as finalists in the 2024 Scottish Hospitality Awards. Braidhaugh Holiday Park and recently acquired Campsie Glen Holiday Park have both made it…

Scotland Bucks National Trend with Increase in Town Centre Visitor Growth as National Report Shows Footfall Dropped Last Year Compared to 2022

Place Informatics, the leading provider of footfall and location visitor behaviour data monitoring in the UK, has published a national visitor data report to give an overview of how footfall across town centres in the UK compared in 2023 to…

Glasgow Clyde College is awarded the Menopause Friendly Accreditation

Glasgow Clyde College – one of the largest Further Education providers in Scotland with three campuses at Anniesland, Cardonald and Langside – is the first college in Scotland to be awarded The Menopause Friendly Accreditation. Being menopause friendly is important…

SHORE Seaweed Chips Debuts in Tesco Scotland as “local favourites”

SHORE the Scottish Seaweed Company (SHORE) celebrates a new milestone achievement with the successful debut of their innovative 100% plant-based Seaweed Chips range into 71 Tesco stores across Scotland. As part of a special Taste of Scotland promotion, SHORE’S Seaweed…

Scottish Rewilding Alliance launches Rewilding Nation Charter calling for Scotland to declare itself world’s first rewilding nation.

More than 2% of Scotland’s land is now rewilding according to new figures from the Scottish Rewilding Alliance. The news comes as the Scottish Rewilding Alliance launches a Rewilding Nation Charter calling for Scotland to declare itself the world’s first…

Scotland Bucks National Trend with Increase in Town Centre Visitor Growth as National Report Shows Footfall Dropped Last Year Compared to 2022

Place Informatics, the leading provider of footfall and location visitor behaviour data monitoring in the UK, has published a national visitor data report to give an overview of how footfall across town centres in the UK compared in 2023 to…

Glasgow proves popular location for First Time Buyers, according to the latest data from newhomesforsale.co.uk

Demand for new build properties in Glasgow amongst First Time Buyers has increased significantly in recent years, according to the latest data from leading new-home property website, newhomesforsale.co.uk. The website, which lists eleven new build developments located in and around…

Edinburgh announced as one of UK’s friendliest cities, as new research reveals link between neighbourhoods and mental wellbeing

Edinburgh second in the UK friendliest cities, with 70 percent of residents saying they were friends with their neighbours. Surprisingly, Londoners topped the poll (73 percent). An overwhelming 95 percent of Edinburgh residents believe good neighbours positively impact their mental…

Early Bird tickets on sale for Stirling SpiritFEST 2024

Tickets have gone in sale for Stirling SpiritFEST 2024 which returns to Stirling this autumn with a limited number of early bird tickets available. Hosted in the iconic Scottish city, Stirling SpiritFEST begins on Friday 25th October 2023 until Sunday…