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Event: Bill in the Botanics this summer 🎞

  Outdoor Cinema at Glasgow Botanic Gardens This August   The Glasgow Botanic Gardens is the stunning backdrop for four nights of classic cinema screenings.   Glasgow’s very own Bill Forsyth will be celebrated with four nights of his films. 'Bill in The Botanics’ will run from 17 to 20 August showcasing four films -

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Accommodation: Macdonald Forest Hills Hotel, Aberfoyle

Just 40 mins from Glasgow, but a world away in relaxation, is Macdonald Forest Hills Hotel & Spa, on the outskirts of Aberfoyle on the shore of Loch Ard.  I was invited to stay to see all the improvements after a £3.5m investment (we had previously stayed here in 2015).   The hotel is

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Travel: Discover Ayrshires hidden gems

Undiscovered Gems of East Ayrshire A new VisitScotland eBook is shedding light on East Ayrshire’s hidden delights to show you that there's more to Ayrshire than Robert Burns! Undiscovered Gems, highlights some of the other fantastic things to see and do in the region from outdoor adventures and star gazing to culinary quests and historical

Fife shows it has five of the best

Fife for foodies Fife is THE place to head to this summer. Not only with the Bowhouse Food Weekend but also the stunning scenery and foodie places with views. Fife Council have partnered with Visit Scotland to showcase the Kingdom of Fife through the Fife Five tourism video campaign. A series of short videos which

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#UnlockScotland with ScotRail City Days Out Pass – day 2

Day 2 of #MyScotrail #UnlockScotland ticket trip The new ScotRail Glasgow Days Out travel pass (there's also an Edinburgh days out ticket should you live there) allows you to enjoy two consecutive days of unlimited off-peak travel within around an hour of Glasgow. Click HERE to see where we went on day one with our

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Event: Mhor Festival launches Summer line up

Mhor Festival returns with food, drink and music Mhor Festival is back this May Bank Holiday weekend  (26th – 28th) and they have announced their full line-up which includes Lorna McNee, Scottish Chef of the Year and Phil Kay, a previous winner of British Comedy Award Best Live Stand Up. The event is a food,

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Scotty Brand tomatoes – home grown Scottish tomatoes

Scottish homegrown tomato industry receives a boost Mrs Foodie received an invite from Scotty Brand to go along and visit one of the suppliers to Scotty Brand to find out more about Scottish tomatoes and Scotty Brand. I've seen Scotty Brand in my local supermarket, I'm a big fan of their strawberries, however, did you

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Unicorn Spotting in Scotland for National Unicorn Day

Today (9th April) is National Unicorn Day and what better way to celebrate Scotland’s national animal than to go unicorn spotting.will be unveiled one of the country’s leading art attractions this week. The latest addition to Scotland's haul of unicorns has just been unveiled within the 55-acre Crawick Multiverse artland in Dumfries & Galloway. The 7ft unicorn

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North East Scotland Food and Drink Awards Winners Announced.

Recognition for businesses at North East Scotland Food & Drink Awards Last night saw 11 winners announced at the North East Scotland Food and Drink Awards dinner and ceremony. The awards, delivered in partnership by Opportunity North East (ONE) and Aberdeenshire Council, are part of an ambitious programme of activity to support food and drink

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Event Preview: Springfest at Loch Lomond Shores 1st & 2nd April

Glasgow food and drink business to shine at Loch Lomond Shores Springfest Looking to get out of the city this weekend? Then one place to go to on 1st and 2nd April is Loch Lomond Shores who will be holding one of the largest food and drink festivals in the country.  Glasgow food and drink