Enchanted Forest wins coveted Thistle Award for Best Cultural Event

The Enchanted Forest is celebrating after adding another prestigious tourism award to its long list of successes. Scotland's multi-award-winning sound and light show took home the trophy for Best Cultural Event at the Regional Final for Central,…

The Enchanted Forest helps to light up Pitlochry over the Winter months

The Enchanted Forest Community Trust has donated £2,000 towards the running costs of Pitlochry's Winter Lights. The award-winning sound and light show made the generous contribution in recognition of the special effort from the community team…

New employment rights will force Tayside employers to provide itemised payslips for all workers

New legislation will force employers in Tayside to provide itemised payslips for all staff including part-time and zero-hour workers. The new rules which will come into force in six months time will mean workers must be issued with written,…

ENTRIES NOW OPEN FOR ETAPE CALEDONIA 2019

Entries for Etape Caledonia 2019 have now opened to the public, hot on the wheels of Perth & Kinross Council's decision earlier this week to give new organisers, Limelight Sports, the green light to proceed with what is firmly established…

The Helix Fire & Light event promises to be bigger and better than ever

Fire & Light, an illuminated, magical outdoor experience at The Helix, Home of the Kelpies, returns this New Year with an event that promises to be bigger and better than ever. Now in its fourth year, the spectacular Fire & Light:…

Miller Hendry on the move to new Crieff office

Leading Tayside solicitors and estate agents Miller Hendry are celebrating the opening of their new office in Crieff this week. The firm, which employs 85 members of staff in its three offices in Dundee, Perth and Crieff, has made a short ‘flit’…

NEW EMPLOYMENT RIGHTS WILL FORCE TAYSIDE EMPLOYERS TO PROVIDE ITEMISED PAYSLIPS FOR ALL WORKERS

New legislation will force employers in Tayside to provide itemised payslips for all staff including part-time and zero-hour workers. The new rules which will come into force in six months time will mean workers must be issued with written,…

The Enchanted Forest Community Trust supports LIVING WAGE WEEK (Nov 5-10) with a special Light Show

The Living Wage Week message has been lighting up the skies in Highland Perthshire. As The Enchanted Forest wrapped up another record breaking year on Sunday (November 5), Scotland's multi award-winning sound and light show underlined its…

Etape Caledonia Organisers get Green Light

Limelight Sports has today been given the green light to proceed with the Etape Caledonia 2019 from the Environment & Infrastructure Committee at Perth & Kinross Council. Limelight Sports announced it had acquired the event management…

Tax expert urges business to ‘go digital' before the choice is taken away

As 2019 approaches, a tax expert from leading Chartered Accountancy and Tax Advisory firm, Douglas Home & Company, is urging businesses who haven't yet ‘gone digital' to do so before next spring. From April 1, 2019, Making Tax Digital…
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How to stay safe shopping online this Christmas: Top tips from leading Tayside solicitors Miller Hendry

It's less than eight weeks to Christmas and Tayside shoppers are already buying presents online to get ahead of the annual rush. However November and December are the busiest months for fraudsters too and the internet is just full of seasonal…

Why Angus should be on every foodie's map

With world-renowned delicacies, restaurants featuring a staggering range of cuisines, and home-grown gin and vodka, Angus is a food (and drink) lover's heaven. Which means that everyone from serious gourmands to those who just love their…

Balhousie Care Group prepares for a night in freezing temperatures as sponsors of Social Bite's Sleep in the Park

Employees from Balhousie Care Group are set to once again brave sub-zero temperatures as they participate in this year's Sleep in the Park, an initiative to raise funds to help tackle homelessness in Scotland in aid of Social Bite. As sponsors…

Scone Palace joins social media challenge to celebrate release of NETFLIX's Outlaw King

One of Scotland's most popular visitor attractions, Scone Palace, has been recruited by VisitScotland to participate in a social media challenge to celebrate the release of Outlaw King, a brand-new movie from NETFLIX about the life of Robert…

Nurse Genna is the 500,000th visitor to The Enchanted Forest

Scotland's premier sound and light show The Enchanted Forest celebrated an incredible milestone this week when it welcomed its 500,000th visitor. Genna Sawers, a nurse from Glasgow, bought the historic tickets to experience the award-winning…

Douglas Home & Company celebrates 35 years in business

One of Scotland's leading providers of Chartered Accountancy and Tax Advisory services, Douglas Home & Company, is celebrating 35 years in business. Specialising in director-led expert advice and financial leadership, the firm has grown…

Dram Fine Achievement! Glenturret Distillery Team Thrilled With ASVA Shortlist Nod

Scotland's oldest working distillery - and the only one still to mash by hand - is in the running to lift a prestigious tourism award. The Glenturret Distillery in Crieff has been shortlisted in the Best Visitor Experience category in the Association…

Volpa Wins Small Business of the Year Award

Volpa, the Dundee and Perth based independent marketing agency, has won ‘Small Business of the Year’ at The Courier Business Awards 2018. The full-service multiple award-winning agency, which boasts dedicated publicity, design and digital…

Win or Lose – Why Award Entries Are Important for Your Business

If you’ve been following Volpa’s social media, you’ll know that award season is in full swing! Volpa have been shortlisted for a record amount of industry and business awards this year. We’re proud to have already added more gold and…

Balhousie Care Group scoops award for service business of the year

Balhousie Care Group was last night named Service Business of the Year at the prestigious annual Courier Business Awards. The Perth-based group, which runs 25 care homes across Scotland, won for its leading-edge elderly and specialist care,…