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National Museum of Rural Life hosting creative fun

Festive fun for all the family is coming to the National Museum of Rural Life. The museum, located in Wester Kittochside, Philipshill Road, East Kilbride...
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Spring Fling organisers launch new winter art and craft fair

This weekend there’s the chance to browse and buy beautiful paintings, pottery, jewellery and much more direct from around 30 artists and craft makers. The...
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Edinburgh
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based choreographer and performer Thomas Goetz develops a new piece of work with
dancers Zinnia Oberski (blue scarf), Kristin Weichen Wong (long black hair) and Andrada
Dragoescu (short hair) as part of Space, Nature, Nurture residency
established by Dance Base and
Jupiter Artland which offers dance and movement artists a unique opportunity to immerse
themselves in and work in the surroundings of Jupiter Artland.
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Perfect backdrop for dance and movement artists

Dance and movement artists are being offered a unique environment in which to work. Dance Base, Scotland’s national centre for dance, and Jupiter Artland, a...
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Blas Festival returns with performances being streamed

Audiences across the world will once again be able to enjoy performances as part of this month’s Blas Festival. The organisers have decided to stream...
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Celebrating St Andrew’s Day at the home of the saltire

A festival celebrating St Andrew's Day and the very best of Scottish history, heritage, culture, film, music and food is set to take place later...

‘Dr Livingstone, I presume?’ – we mark the occasion in our podcast

This week's Scottish Field podcast marks an important moment in history. One hundred and fifty years to the day since Henry Morgan Stanley found the...

WHISKY

ALL YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT
SCOTLAND'S NATIONAL DRINK

Since its humble beginnings nearly ten years ago, the distillery has generated £50,000 for the local community.

GlenWyvis: World’s first fully community owned distillery offers whisky lovers chance to buy shares

In 2015, former Army Air Corps helicopter pilot John McKenzie decided to bring whisky back to Dingwall after a 90 year absence. His idea was...
HRH Prince Charles with Ian Urquhart Signing First Cask at Benromach.

Former Gordon & MacPhail chief Ian Urquhart dies following an illness

Scotch whisky legend Ian Urquhart has died aged 76. The Moray based businessman died peacefully on 15 March after an illness, with his family by...
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Charles Maclean: Whisky writer launches new charity dram with his sons

Scotland's leading whisky writer Charles Maclean has launched a new dram - and every bottle sold will give at least one person clean water for...
Chef Tom Kitchin. Credit Marc Miller

Me and My Dram, Tom Kitchin: ‘You have to be in the right moment to enjoy whisky, that’s the magic of it’

Following a rocky start, celebrity chef Tom Kitchin has fostered an enduring love for whisky, finds Morag Bootland. He sits down with us for the latest...
The first legal dram from the Outer Hebridean Isle of Harris, The Hearach offers an elegant single malt, with fruit and floral notes and a long, slightly smoky, finish.

Isle of Harris: Distillery releases four new batches of the long awaited Hearach whisky

Last year the first batches of the long awaited Isle of Harris whisky sold out in less than five hours – after more than 25,000...
Rosebank Distillery.

Rosebank Distillery: ‘King of the Lowlands’ ready to re-open with 100-year-old mill still used in whisky production

It was closed three decades ago in 1993, but now the ‘King of the Lowlands’, Rosebank Distillery is to reopen.  The historic distillery has been...