Entries by Laurie Stewart

Popular Fife Whisky Festival to Return Next Year

Fife Whisky Festival is set to become an annual fixture following the success of the inaugural event. Organisers Justine Hazlehurst and Karen Somerville announced the move after the festival – opened by Scottish cycling legend Mark Beaumont – was praised for boosting the local economy. More than 500 whisky-lovers from across Scotland, and as far […]

Smash Success for A Taste of Borders Tourism

A Tourism and Hospitality event, A Taste of Borders Tourism, organised by Local MSP Rachael Hamilton, Borders College, Developing the Young Workforce (DYW) Borders and Midlothian Borders Tourism Action Group (MBTAG) went down a treat with local students. The event that welcomed 152 pupils from secondary schools across the Borders to Kelso Racecourse educated the […]

Young Persons Tourism and Hospitality Event Gearing Up

A Tourism and Hospitality event organised by Local MSP Rachael Hamilton, Borders College, Developing the Young Workforce (DYW) Borders and Midlothian Borders Tourism Action Group (MBTAG) is set to go for 26th February. The event, A Taste of Borders Tourism, is in response to a future skills gap concern from local Hospitality and Tourism employers […]

Fuelling to Pedal the World

Last year Mark Beaumont, Corporate Ambassador for Bruce Stevenson cycled the world in 78 days. Food became fuel with Mark consuming 9000 calories per day.. ‘What are you most looking forward to eating?’ was a frequently asked question in the final days before the finish of my 18,000-mile race. ‘I’m looking forward to not eating!’ […]

Santa’s Social Media Secrets

The presents have been unwrapped and Christmas dinner has been devoured. A good time has been shared by all. Whilst we’re not trying to dampen the festive spirit, it’s important to carefully consider what you share on social media platforms this Christmas.  Check out below our suggestions to consider before sharing! Turn off Location Settings […]