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Take part in the world’s biggest pub quiz from the comfort of a local

Take part in the world’s biggest pub quiz from the comfort of a local

An award-winning bar and restaurant is inviting locals and their four-legged friends to take join them and take part in the world’s biggest pub quiz. The Mercat Grill, in East Lothian, is taking part in the event on Thursday, 8 March, to take part in the quiz, to help raise vital funds for Prostate CancerContinue Reading

Architect-designed home offers unbeatable views over the Inner Hebrides

Architect-designed home offers unbeatable views over the Inner Hebrides

A stunning architect-designed home with spectacular views sweeping over the famous Camusdarach dunes towards the Inner Hebrides and beyond is now available to buy. MacPhee and Partners present Achaidh to the market. Occupying a prime position, the sale of Achaidh offers a rare opportunity to purchase a most desirable and substantial property with garage, set inContinue Reading

Book review – The Drowned and the Saved: When War Came to the Hebrides

Book review – The Drowned and the Saved: When War Came to the Hebrides

A truly harrowing account, Les Wilson’s book sheds light on the untold Hebridean war experience. The Drowned and the Saved pays homage to the victims and survivors of two tragic incidents: the sinking of American troop ship Tuscania by a German U-Boat, and the collision of another troop ship with the merchant cruiser Otranto. ConsideringContinue Reading

Bid to secure important status for bridge between Scotland and England

Bid to secure important status for bridge between Scotland and England

A bridge between Scotland and England is at the centre of a bid to become one of 100 most important sites south of the border. A bid to receive funding to preserve the Union Chain Bridge was made in December last year, and now it has been put forward for Historic England’s 100 most importantContinue Reading

Final releases from Tomatin’s fantastic five series

Final releases from Tomatin’s fantastic five series

Scottish whisky distillery Tomatin has this week announced the release of the final two expressions in its limited edition Five Virtues series. The series draws inspiration from the elements of nature – Wood, Fire, Earth, Metal and Water – with each single malt expression enjoying a limited run of 6,000 bottles and a focus onContinue Reading