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Potential for adventure

19/06/2019
Potential for adventure SUPPORTING industry to grow the adventure tourism offering across Scotland was the key theme of a leading industry conference today (18 June). Over 100 delegates attended the dedicated practitioner day as part of the International ...

Scottish Hydro Scheme Inspires Climate Change and Consumerism Exhibition

09/05/2019
Scottish Hydro Scheme Inspires Climate Change and Consumerism Exhibition Upland artists look to Galloway’s 1930s clean power project for inspiration in the struggle to create a greener future The legacy of a vast 1930s Scottish clean energy scheme is th...

‘Water’ year ahead Scotland’s Year of Coasts and Waters gets set to make a spectacular splash in 2020

15/04/2019
‘Water’ year ahead Scotland’s Year of Coasts and Waters gets set to make a spectacular splash in 2020   An expanded Clydebuilt Festival, a spectacular new event at Scotland’s Boat Show and a celebration of Scotland’s waters and the journeys ove...

Exciting Times in Glenesk

27/03/2019
Exciting Times in Glenesk Glenesk Wildlife has new owners!  Wild Alba Tours is a new rural business running Wildlife & Heritage tours in Speyside and is excited to be expanding to run Wild Alba Glenesk.  We provide a range of wildlife and heritage t...

SCOTLAND: The Big Picture – announce first conference

25/03/2019
SCOTLAND: The Big Picture is hosting the country’s first conference dedicated to the growing conversation around rewilding Stirling is the location. September 21st is the date to save. Tickets go on sale early April. Meanwhile, Peter Cairns, the Project...

Loch Lomond & Cowal Way (LL&CW) – latest news

25/03/2019
Loch Lomond & Cowal Way (LL&CW) – latest news Wild Scotland Member Loch Lomond & Cowal Way (LL&CW), a long distance tourist path in the south west Highlands of Scotland, recently held a Reception at the Scottish Parliament, which was...

‘Wild Scotland is Now’: the Wildlife, Adventure & Activity Tourism Sector in Scotland convenes to celebrate a bright future…

08/03/2019
‘Wild Scotland is Now’: the Wildlife, Adventure & Activity Tourism Sector in Scotland convenes to celebrate a bright future…   Date: Friday 8th March 2019 Venue: Birnam Arts & Conference Centre         &...

Alive and well!

23/01/2019
ALIVE AND WELL! Scotland is well placed to capitalise and embrace the global movement that is wellness tourism’, according to VisitScotland. The national tourism organisation has dedicated its annual Trends paper, published today (Sunday 20th January) ...

National Whale and Dolphin Watch 2018: the results are in!

23/01/2019
National Whale and Dolphin Watch 2018: the results are in! Last year’s event, which took place 28th July – 5th August, revealed striking biodiversity with an impressive thirteen species of cetaceans seen around the British Isles in just those few d...

Opportunity to be part of the Nature and Activities Isle at VisitScotland Expo 2019

10/01/2019
VISITSCOTLAND EXO 2019 It’s coming up to that time of year! VisitScotland Expo is taking place on Wednesday 10 and Thursday 11 April 2019 and will see hosted International and UK Buyers take part in pre and post Expo fam trips, a networking event fo...