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Kayaking and Wildlife – Glenloy Wildlife

22/05/2018
Kayaking and Wildlife   The eerie yodelling sound of a black-throated diver (BTD) echoing across a still, misty loch in the first light of day is enough to send a tingle down the spine. This is one of our most beautiful breeding birds. In the summer ...

Glenuig Inn to represent the UK at European Awards

22/05/2018
Glenuig Inn to represent the UK at European Awards   Scotland’s sustainable businesses, including Glenuig Inn, will be leading the way for the UK on the European stage later this year with 10 out of the 11 UK business shortlisted for the 2018 European ...

SNH advice: Enjoy the outdoors, but take care around campfires and barbecues

22/05/2018
Scottish Natural Heritage has advice this spring to help visitors to the countryside protect against the risk of fire People should be particularly careful with campfires, cigarette disposal, and throw-away barbecues, says SNH. There is currently a fire d...

SCOTSPIRIT BREAKS

15/05/2018
THE SCOTSPIRIT BREAKS In 2018, 88 tourism businesses – across the accommodation, attraction and transport sectors – supported VisitScotland’s drive to help vulnerable and disadvantaged families in Scotland enjoy a short break or day out in their own...

Glenuig Inn wins a Global Green Hotelier Award for Waste Reduction

09/05/2018
Glenuig Inn wins a Global Green Hotelier Award for Waste Reduction Glenuig Inn has been named as the Winner of Green Hotelier Awards 2018 in the Waste Category. Amongst other waste reduction achievements, it has reduced its waste to landfill by a massive ...

Conservation awards seek nature champions

07/05/2018
Conservation awards seek nature champions Celebrating excellence, innovation and outstanding achievement in Scottish nature conservation, the search has begun to discover conservation heroes for the Nature of Scotland Awards 2018 brought to you in associa...

BURMIESTON FARM AND STEADING – May Events

27/03/2018
BURMIESTON FARM AND STEADING – May Events   30th April & 1st May Love the outdoors? Come and transform that passion into sketches and two colour linocuts under the expert tuition of Kittie Jones over two days at Burmieston. Accommodation av...

Wild Alba Tours are excited to announce its first set of Wildlife Tours

27/03/2018
Wild Alba Tours are excited to announce its first set of Wildlife Tours They are offering a mixture of walking and driven wildlife tours in and around the Cairngorms with a focus on experiencing the living landscape. The team at Wild Alba are a mixture of...

Braemar Mountain Festival, 1st-4th March 2018

01/03/2018
Thursday 1st March – Sunday 4th March 2018 The 2nd Braemar Mountain Festival will take place between 1st – 4th March 2018. Following the phenomenal success of the inaugural event, a bigger and better Festival is promised in 2018. The Festival is a cel...

Visit Four of Scotland’s Spectacular Species this Spring – Finding Nature, Robert Brooks

12/02/2018
Visit Four of Scotland’s Spectacular Species this Spring By Robert Brooks – Finding Nature So, Christmas and New Year have both passed, we’ve all experienced the January blues, the long-dark days are beginning to subside and the weather is starting ...