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HEBRIDEAN WHALE & DOLPHIN TRUST

18/06/2018
HEBRIDEAN WHALE & DOLPHIN TRUST Call for 25 businesses to help safeguard Scottish seas and cetaceans Hebridean Whale and Dolphin Trust has launched a new way for businesses to help secure the future of western Scotland’s whales and dolphins, and to ...

Tom Brock to retire from the Scottish Seabird Centre after 20 years at the helm

18/06/2018
Tom Brock to retire from the Scottish Seabird Centre after 20 years at the helm   Tom Brock, the Chief Executive of the five-star Scottish Seabird Centre in North Berwick, has announced his retirement after almost 20 years at the helm.   Driven by his p...

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...