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Boots N Paddles is becoming ‘In Your Element’

06/03/2017
Boots N Paddles is becoming ‘In Your Element’ We’re very excited to announce a huge development for our company.  At the end of March Boots N Paddles and Canoe Hire Scotland will become ‘In Your Element’.   For a number of years now, the name...

RSPB Scotland’s annual Nature of Scotland Awards are back and the search has begun to discover the inspirational people, projects and organisations working hard to protect Scotland’s precious natural heritage.

06/03/2017
Nature heroes sought for prestigious conservation awards RSPB Scotland’s annual Nature of Scotland Awards are back and the search has begun to discover the inspirational people, projects and organisations working hard to protect Scotland’s precious na...

Event appointed to the National Marine Centre project – Scottish Seabird Centre

06/03/2017
Event appointed to the National Marine Centre project 92% want to learn more about the marine environment Conservation and education charity, the Scottish Seabird Centre, North Berwick, announces the appointment of Event for the National Marine Centre pro...

Edinburgh Mountain Film Festival to feature short film by Adventure cyclist exploring the ‘inner journey’ of cycling

16/02/2017
Edinburgh Mountain Film Festival to feature short film by Adventure cyclist exploring the ‘inner journey’ of cycling National walking and cycling charity, Sustrans has teamed up with Adventure Syndicate co-founder, Lee Craigie to launch a short film t...

Unsure about payroll, expenses or penalties?

03/02/2017
Unsure about payroll, expenses or penalties then HM Revenue & Customs is offering free interactive webinars that could help. Webinars for employers and directors HM Revenue and Customs’ free, interactive webinars can help answer any questions yo...

National Walking and Cycling Network – Business Survey

27/01/2017
National Walking and Cycling Network – Business Survey The National Walking and Cycling Network (NWCN) is a network of walking and cycling paths and routes throughout Scotland which provides opportunities for people to make local journeys or to trav...

Business Rates and the 2017 Revaluation

24/01/2017
Business Rates and the 2017 Revaluation What are business rates? Business rates are a tax levied on properties. Most non-domestic properties need to pay business rates, in a similar way to households paying council tax. The revenue raised is used as part ...

Tourism is Just the Job

19/01/2017
Tourism is Just the Job The number of people working in Scottish tourism has gone up by 11 per cent, according to newly analysed employment data*. Figures from the Office for National Statistics (ONS) and published today on visitscotland.org show that, be...

Wild Scotland Marketing Opportunities – News from the Great Outdoors

19/01/2017
Wild Scotland Marketing Opportunities – News from the Great Outdoors   Firstly may I wish you a very Happy, Healthy and Prosperous 2017. Let’s hope 2017 is going to be a great year for Scottish Tourism.   Many of you will be way ahe...

Tourism on the road to £16bn investment

18/01/2017
Tourism on the road to £16bn investment – National Tourism Development Framework supports growth by 2020 – £8 billion earmarked for national and local transport projects – £486 million digital investment includes plans for superfast b...