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Industry News from Oct 2014

Get snapping stunning Scotland

31/10/2014
Get snapping stunning Scotland Entries are now open for the first ever Scottish Landscape Photographer of the Year competition. The new competition to celebrate the beauty of Scotland’s stunning scenery is the brainchild of Fife-based landscape photogr...

Warning to wild mushroom pickers in Scotland

24/10/2014
Warning to wild mushroom pickers in Scotland Wild food foragers are being warned to be particularly careful when picking mushrooms because of a rise in cases of fungi poisoning. Scotland has a particularly rich supply of wild mushrooms. But this year expe...

Full programme for international mountain biking conference launched

22/10/2014
Full programme for international mountain biking conference launched The full programme for an international mountain biking conference to be held at Peebles Hydro Hotel from 11th to 13th November has been launched by the organisers, Developing Mountain B...

Launch of Consultation for Scotland’s Marine Tourism Strategy

16/10/2014
Launch of Consultation for Scotland’s Marine Tourism Strategy A draft Marine Tourism Strategy for Scotland was launched at the Scottish Boat Show at Inverkip on Friday. Marine tourism is already a significant contributor to the Scottish economy and a ma...

Plug into Tourism Expertise Right Here, Right Now

09/10/2014
Plug into Tourism Expertise Right Here, Right Now Free live webinars with a great cast of experts lined up to share their knowledge and keys to success. 14th October at 9:30am – 10:15am: Knowing your markets: mod stalgia 21st October at 9:30am ̵...

2014 Green Tourism Conference & GoldStar Awards

09/10/2014
2014 Green Tourism Conference & GoldStar Awards 10th November 2014, The Palace Hotel, Manchester This is an excellent opportunity for a full day of networking, good practice, discussion and business development as well as celebrate with the GoldStar ...

Help conserve the Caledonian Forest!

03/10/2014
Help conserve the Caledonian Forest! The European Outdoor Conservation Association is again running its annual conservation project competition, with the winning project in each category chosen by online public vote and securing £20,000. In the ‘Outdoo...

VisitScotland Active Fam Trip

02/10/2014
VisitScotland Active Fam Trip After the Adventure Travel World Summit in Ireland, in October, VisitScotland have organised a dedicated fam trip on the 10th- 13th October 2014 for up to 7 buyers to experience Scotland’s rich activity, wildlife and adve...