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Review – Scran Salon Glasgow Launch at The Raven

Scran Salon Launches in Glasgow Last night saw the launch of Scran Salon Glasgow. Inspired and supported by Blythe from Lunchquest, we decided it was time Glasgow had the chance for a Scran Salon. We settled in upstairs at The Raven (on Renfield Street) with some high tech signs to show the way! With a

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The Old School B&B, Dalleagles, New Cumnock, East Ayrshire

A+ for dinner, bed & breakfast, a relaxing stay and good hosts! Some people believe that a higher star rating means a better place to stay, which might seem obvious, but achieving a star rating is a bit of a check-box exercise - is there on-site parking? Are there uniformed staff? Are there conference facilities? Do I

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Glasgow Coastal, Woodland & Hedgerow Foraging Foray

Glasgow Coastal, Woodland & Hedgerow Foraging  Foray When Sat, June 28, 1:00pm – 4:30pm Where Boden Boo, Erskine Description Learn about woodland, hedgerow and coastal plants and early fungi in a 2 hour walk covering about 1 mile. There will be wild treats and tasters to enjoy throughout and afterwards we will enjoy an al

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Alston Bar & Beef, Central Railway Station, Glasgow

Lunch in the depths of Central Station It was lunch time again for myself and the Colonel. After hearing the buzz about Alston he wanted to try out their set menu to see if it buffed up as well as his buttons! We picked the rump burger and the steak sandwich as well as a

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Summer Sale at Pierrot et Coco

Summer Sale at Pierrot et Coco Pierrot et Coco in Shawlands, Glasgow is like a perfect world for a magpie. Full of gifts, homeware, beauty as well as children's ideas that grab your attention. Thankfully for my purse, they have just announced a sale. You can find it here. I've picked out some items which

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Kids eat free at Galvin Brasserie de Luxe on Sundays

To celebrate the start of the school holidays, children aged 10 and under will eat free at Galvin Brasserie de Luxe every Sunday from 6th July. Craig Sandle, executive chef, commented “I’m a father of two young girls and I want them to have a nutritious option when they eat out. But I’m also realistic

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The Raven, 81 Renfield Street, Glasgow

A place to rave about? The corny headline aside what is there to say about The Raven. At first glance it's another trendy craft beer bar, but it's more than that. Atmosphere There's 11 wide screen tv's, which of course had the World Cup on, but they weren't in your face and completely dominating the

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Eat Drink Discover Scotland – Mark Greenaway ventures to Dundee and Angus

SEARCHING FOR SCOTLAND’S BEST KEPT HIDDEN LARDER SECRETS IN DUNDEE AND ANGUS Foodie flagship event of the Autumn, ‘Eat Drink Discover Scotland’, has teamed up with celebrity chef Mark Greenaway to embark on a mission – to discover the secret ingredients that Scottish cooks just simply have to have in the pantry. This week’s search takes

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Cubanisto Rum Beer – Glasgow launch party

Cubanisto party details   Cubanisto is a new rum flavoured beer and is celebrating its launch with *House Of Mask*, a series of immersive, secret parties taking place across the UK throughout the summer. After launching in London in April, Cubanisto has now confirmed one more hidden party in *Glasgow* on *4th of July.* from 9pm-late,