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Thousands got on their bikes at Loch Ness

More than 5000 cyclists descended on the Highlands at the weekend for Etape Loch Ness. The event returned to the Highlands on Sunday, attracting a...

Scots housebuilder chooses its base in England

A Scottish family housebuilder have chosen the iconic Cheltenham House offices in the south of England as their new home. This to act as a...

RSNO pays tribute to a true musical great

The life of one of the greatest musical figures of the 20th century is celebrated by the RSNO. One hundred years since the birth of...

Music, comedy and poetry at Crail Festival

This year's Crail Festival is gearing up to be one of its most successful yet. Now in its 34th year, the festival takes place in...

Bringing Sherlock to Edinburgh is elementary

A brand new production of Sherlock Holmes: The Final Curtain embarks on a national tour, with a stop in Edinburgh next month. The World Premiere...
Colin Chisholm with Sir Tom Jones on The Voice (Photo: Colin Chisholm/Facebook)

Scots singing star takes to the road for Celtic Country

A talented Scots singer is to tour the UK with his Irish counterparts, for Celtic Country. Celtic Country includes Scotland’s international recording artist, from BBC...

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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...
Ewan, Jamie, Charlie and Lachlan Maclean.

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...
The lights are on at the still house of Port Ellen distillery after 40 years.

Port Ellen: The rebirth of Scotland’s legendary ghost distillery

The rebirth of Port Ellen distillery has been eagerly anticipated for years by the whisky community across the globe.  Perhaps the most legendary of all...