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The return of The Ultra Tour of Arran

By at April 2, 2019 | 11:37 am | 0 Comment

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The return of The Ultra Tour of Arran – Run Scotland in miniature Following the major success of the inaugural Ultra Tour of Arran in 2018, Rat Race Adventure Sports will again stage the audacious 100km off-road running challenge on the Isle of Arran, Scotland in miniature, on Saturday 13 and Sunday 14 April 2019 On Saturday 13 and Sunday 14 April 2019, Race

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New Chairman at Dynamic Earth

By at March 25, 2019 | 9:02 am | 0 Comment

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Professor Sir Pete Downes OBE has been appointed as Chairman at five star visitor attraction, Dynamic Earth. Pete joins Dynamic Earth from the University of Dundee, where he was Principal and Vice-Chancellor from 2009 until December 2018. With a background in science and more than ten years’ experience in the commercial sector, Pete is well-equipped for the

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Mother’s Day with Gin at The Secret Herb Garden

By at March 23, 2019 | 12:13 pm | 0 Comment

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Edinburgh-based distillery, The Old Curiosity, is spoiling Mums this Mother’s Day, by adding a ‘sprinkle of love’ to one of its most popular colour-changing gins. For those looking to gift gin to mum on Mother’s Day, until the end of March, every 50cl bottle of the distiller’s Apothecary Rose gin will come with a free bag of hand-picked, pink rose petals

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The future for Edinburgh biking

By at March 21, 2019 | 9:02 am | 0 Comment

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 The new Pentland Trail Centre – The future for Edinburgh biking In 2023 Scotland will host the World Championships for all cycling disciplines including mountain biking. Two local businessmen are behind a new mountain bike trail centre that could revolutionise cycle participation in East Central Scotland. The site for the trail centre is located within the

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New Vice Principal Has Recipe For Success At ENTCS

By at March 20, 2019 | 2:34 pm | 0 Comment

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Edinburgh New Town Cookery School has announced the appointment of Annette Sprague as its new Vice Principal. Originally from California, Annette brings 20 years of experience in professional cooking and running food-related businesses. After gaining her diploma in Grand Cuisine from Le Cordon Bleu, in 1999, having trained both in Sydney and London, she moved to

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Pristine Hair – Winter Into Spring With Neil Barton

By at March 13, 2019 | 9:30 am | 0 Comment

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Keeping Hair In Pristine Condition Going From Winter Into Spring. NEIL BARTON, GOLDWELL AMBASSADOR AND OWNER OF NEIL BARTON HAIRDRESSING, EDINBURGH The winter weather can be very harsh on our hair leaving it lacklustre, looking dry and feeling brittle. In order to get your hair back in pristine condition going into the warmer months of spring and summer.

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The Great Escape at Dundas Castle

By at March 11, 2019 | 10:36 pm | 0 Comment

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Luxury venue, Dundas Castle has launched an exhilarating Escape Room offering, in partnership with event management agency, Maximillion. Available as part of exclusive-use corporate and private Castle bookings, the bespoke Escape Room option is installed as a completely unique breakout room in the venue, with the choice of three different themes. Participants can

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UK’s First Gin Garden Tours to Launch in Edinburgh

By at February 18, 2019 | 9:00 am | 0 Comment

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Ever wondered about the process involved in making your favourite gin? From 23rd March, Edinburgh-based distillery, The Old Curiosity, is offering fans the opportunity to see the gin-making process for themselves, with the launch of its Gin Garden Tours. Based at the Secret Herb Garden at the foot of the Pentland Hills, the unique tours allow visitors to walk around the

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National Lottery funding awarded to Dynamic Earth

By at February 16, 2019 | 10:23 am | 0 Comment

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Dynamic Earth, Edinburgh’s five star visitor attraction, has been awarded £57,000 of funding to help progress plans towards delivering a project which will celebrate Scotland’s significant marine heritage. The funding, from the National Lottery Heritage Fund, enables the team at Dynamic Earth to move to the next stage of the application process, applying for further

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The Big Big Gin Festival is back!

By at February 12, 2019 | 3:38 pm | 0 Comment

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And better than ever… After a successful 2018, the Big Big Gin Festival is back at the Edinburgh Corn Exchange on the 26th & 27th of April 2019! Gin lovers are in for a treat with a huge variety of gins, great food, live music and a gin cocktail bar. On your arrival you will receive your very own exclusive 2019 Big Big Gin Festival Glass and access to the

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