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The bar at the Bridge Hotel

Highland hotel is available for purchase

The chance to purchase a hotel in the Scottish Highlands is now available. The Bridge Hotel, in Bonar Bridge, is an imposing property which has...
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A stunning restoration for sale at £1.5million

Tillycorthie Mansion House in Ellon, Aberdeenshire, is now for sale. Presented to the market by Savills, this period mansion house has been fully refurbished and such...
Katie Webb pictured at her home

Couple cook up a treat in an old bakery

When professional decorators Katie Webb and her partner Ian Bell bought an old bakery in Edinburgh's Canonmills, their quirky taste and polished style proved to...
Pamela McGowan  bought her childhood home in Tranent

Pamela’s emotional return to her family home

When Pamela McGowan made the decision to move to Edinburgh she had no idea she would be stepping back in time and repurchasing her childhood...
Caroline Thomson with husband Andrew

The art and science-inspired daffodil garden

Preservation and daffodils are at the heart of the heritage collection of Backhouse, at Rosfie Arts Garden in Fife. Caroline Thomson is an artist and...

Brian’s garden is one for the whole family to enjoy

Tucked away near off Edinburgh's Ravelston Dykes, Brian Hunter's garden is a botanical haven designed with family get togethers in mind. Three different seating areas...

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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...
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...