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Economic Impact Assessment of the Self-Catering Industry in the UK

19/01/2021
Economic Impact Assessment of the Self-Catering Industry in the UK The Association of Scotland’s Self-Caterers (ASSC) and the Professional Association of Self-Caterers UK (PASC UK) have commissioned Frontline Consultants to carry out an Economic Impact ...

Top Tips for Cold Water Dips – RNLI

19/01/2021
Top Tips for Cold Water Dips – RNLI With many reported health benefits, cold water dipping is increasingly being tried out for the first time by intrepid swimmers. In this video, Liam and Nick from the RNLIwater safety team explain how to enjoy cold...

Trees for Life crowdfunder to protect Scotland’s beavers raises £60,000

12/01/2021
                Trees for Life crowdfunder to protect Scotland’s beavers raises £60,000 A crowdfunding appeal by Trees for Life to help protect Scotland’s endangered wild beavers has raised almost £60,000 – ...

Guidance for hill walkers and climbers in Scotland

11/01/2021
Guidance for hill walkers and climbers in Scotland – Mountaineering Scotland **Please note that the information below is the Scottish Government guidance and restrictions may differ between Scotland and the rest of the UK. ** Update 07/01/2021 Fro...

VISITSCOTLAND AND DIGITAL BOOST WEBINARS

11/01/2021
VISITSCOTLAND AND DIGITAL BOOST WEBINARS In partnership with Digital Boost and Business Gateway, VisitScotland is offering a series of webinars aimed at supporting the Scottish tourism industry, providing support and advice during the COVID-19 pandemic. W...

Stay at Home – Lockdown Scotland

11/01/2021
Stay at Home – Lockdown Scotland Statement given by the First Minister to the Scottish Parliament The First Minister Nicola Sturgeon has announced from 5 January for the duration of January, a legal requirement to stay at home except for essential ...

New fund to support Marine and Outdoor Tourism

22/12/2020
Adventure and marine tourism businesses in Scotland will be able to apply for a share of a new £2.5 million fund to help them prepare for the 2021 visitor season. The new fund will be launched towards the end of January and will be administered by VisitS...

£2.5 million emergency funding secured for Scotland’s Adventure, Wildlife and Marine Activity Sectors

22/12/2020
22 Dec 20 £2.5 million emergency funding secured for Scotland’s Adventure, Wildlife and Marine Activity Sectors   The two membership organisations have worked tirelessly to secure funding for the Adventure, Wildlife and Marine Activity Sectors to supp...

Grants for businesses that are required to close by law as a result of COVID-19 restrictions. Find out who is eligible and how to apply

22/12/2020
Grants for businesses that are required to close by law as a result of COVID-19 restrictions. Find out who is eligible and how to apply   Overview If your business is required to close by law or to significantly change its operations due to COVID-19 ...

New guidance issued for the festive period approach to Christmas – Scotland

21/12/2020
Restrictions tightened due to spread of new variant of COVID-19. Scotland will significantly tighten protections against Coronavirus (COVID-19) to prevent the spread of the new, highly contagious strain of the virus. Following confirmation that the new va...