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Housebuilder McCarthy & Stone invites people to learn heritage skills from those who know best at GrandFest

Housebuilder McCarthy & Stone invites people to learn heritage skills from those who know best at GrandFest

Housebuilder McCarthy and Stone is inviting people across the country to celebrate the heritage skills of older people throughout its developments across a number of regions in June and July. In connection with McCarthy and Stone’s 40th year celebrations, the UK’s leading retirement housebuilder has pledged its support to the Royal Voluntary Service and theContinue Reading

Fathers’ Day Mandles

Fathers’ Day Mandles

If you’re looking for a last minute Fathers’ Day gift you could do worse than delight your Dad with a gift from Yankee Candle’s Barbershop range. These candles – or ‘mandles’ – have been specifically created with woody and masculine scents. Reminiscent of a traditional barbershop, fragrances include Aftershave, Hair Tonic and Sandalwood. These candlesContinue Reading

Mains of Taymouth Country Estate & Golf Course take home ‘Paws for a Break Pet Friendly Award’

Mains of Taymouth Country Estate & Golf Course take home ‘Paws for a Break Pet Friendly Award’

EmbraceScotland is one of the country’s most popular booking websites for self catering accommodation across Scotland. In a new award, to reflect the importance that holidaymakers place on being able to bring their four legged friends on holiday with them, EmbraceScotland asked their customers to nominate their favourite pet-friendly self-catering properties. With a short listContinue Reading

Edinburgh’s first single malt whisky distillery for 90 years launches fundraising drive

Edinburgh’s first single malt whisky distillery for 90 years launches fundraising drive

UK investors have the opportunity to invest in a brand new single malt whisky and spirits distillery which will see malt distilling brought back to Edinburgh for the first time in 90 years. Holyrood Distillery has launched a £5.5 million funding drive to help fund the balance of its ambition to create a distillery andContinue Reading

Ultimate five-star luxury in Royal Deeside

Ultimate five-star luxury in Royal Deeside

A self-catering home in Royal Deeside has been awarded five stars from VisitScotland before the first guest has even set foot in the cottage.   The Invergarry, Aboyne has just launched to the market for the summer season. Converted from an Edwardian gardener’s cottage, it is surrounded by the hills and close to the River DeeContinue Reading