Inveralmond Brewery and Shepherd Neame expand their reach in cross-border beer deal

Perthshire based craft beer maker Inveralmond Brewery has linked up with Britain’s oldest brewer, Shepherd Neame, in a cross-border deal that will see each distribute the other’s products. Starting in March, Inveralmond Brewery will distribute…

Balhousie Care Group’s Louise Barnett wins outstanding accolade at Women Ahead Awards

Balhousie Care Group, a leading provider of quality residential care for the elderly in Scotland, is celebrating after its Operations Director, Louise Barnett, picked up the award for Outstanding Contribution to a Business at the Women Ahead…

The ARCHIE Foundation calls for local primary schools to join Oor Wullie’s Bucket Trail

As word spreads of an Oor Wullie Dundee invasion for ten weeks this summer, primary schools across Tayside are being asked to play a special role in the rascal’s mission to raise money for The ARCHIE Foundation Tayside Appeal. Organisers…

Inveralmond Brewery’s Rascal London Porter goes Stateside

Popular craft beer Rascal London Porter is about to cause a splash in the burgeoning U.S. market, thanks to a deal between Perthshire based Inveralmond Brewery and Iron Horse Beverage. Beginning at the end of March, Rascal will hit bars and…

Volpa gets top industry accolade for eighth time

For the eighth year consecutive year Volpa, the award winning Perth-based integrated marketing agency, will be included in the national Recommended Agency Register. The accolade places the firm among the UK’s top marketing services suppliers…

Balhousie Wheatlands Care Home introduces foreign language workshops to help tackle dementia

A Stirlingshire Care Home has introduced an innovative series of workshops designed to help residents fight the effects of dementia. Balhousie Wheatlands Care Home in Bonnybridge is helping tackle the disease, which sees 7.7 million new cases…

Balhousie Care Group’s Louise Barnett shortlisted for Women Ahead award

Louise Barnett, Operations Director for Balhousie Care Group, has been shortlisted for the Outstanding Contribution to a Business award at this year’s prestigious Women Ahead Business Awards. After joining Balhousie, a leading provider…

Could it be the Year of the Whisky? Mystery rock carving in China leaves Scots distillery baffled

What is the link between a Scottish missionary doctor, a resort in the mountains of China, and the UK's oldest whisky distillery? That's the question being asked after construction workers in China uncovered a giant piece of rock engraved…

Crieff Succeeds BID Calls for Brand Input

The Crieff Succeeds BID has issued a call out to local residents, businesses and visitors to Crieff to help them in the early stages of developing a new brand for the town which will be used to promote Crieff to new audiences across Scotland. Following…

Morrison’s pupil adds a touch of spring to win Crieff Hydro art competition

Alice Wright, an S2 pupil from Morrison’s Academy, has temporarily swapped the classroom for artistry, after her winning painting was chosen as the cover artwork for Crieff Hydro’s local mailer. The 13-year-old’s spring-inspired painting…

Scone Palace & Perth City celebrate double tourism award shortlisting

One of Scotland’s most iconic visitor attractions, Scone Palace, has been shortlisted for an accolade at this year’s prestigious National Coach Tourism Awards. In a double celebration for Perth, the City of Perth has also been shortlisted…

Volpa joins forces with The ARCHIE Foundation to make some Bucket Trail noise

Tayside PR and Marketing agency, Volpa, have added their support to the region’s largest mass participation public event, Oor Wullie’s Bucket Trail. The trail will see the City of Discovery invaded by over 50 individually designed, equally…

Win an engagement photoshoot at Crieff Hydro Wedding Fair

With spring almost here and wedding season just around the corner, preparations are underway at Crieff Hydro for their annual spectacular Wedding Fair, taking place on Sunday 13th March, 2016 from 12 noon – 3pm. To celebrate another year of…

How to succeed in a crowded sector: Rascal London Porter’s 5 Steps to Success

Craft beer brand Rascal London Porter, which celebrates its first birthday this month, is making a big splash with beer lovers and the trade. And the best bit? With little marketing and facing a crowded sector, the cheeky Rascal is succeeding…

Sixth Perth Beer Festival promises to be a barrel of fun

With music, rugby, games and a monumental selection of beer, the sixth annual Perth Beer Festival on May 7th is guaranteed to be another hop-ping event. Organizers Perthshire Rugby have just one message for attendees: eat, drink, have fun……

Don't Forget the Process

Consistency is everything in business, or so we're told. You want your brand experience to be consistent, then make sure everyone's doing the same thing, saying the same thing, being the same thing. At least, that's the way we're led to…

PKAVS identifies gaps in services for minority ethnic communities in Scotland

PKAVS, the leading charity enhancing lives and connecting communities throughout Perth & Kinross, has announced the findings of the first ever Scotland-wide study of services working with minority ethnic communities. Presented at a national…

Small businesses confused over auto enrolment urged to seek help, be prepared as ‘tsunami’ begins

With worry high among small businesses over new workplace pension rules, and deadlines looming for sign-up, now is the time for employers to seek professional help. Almost half (45%) of small businesses are confused about auto enrolment rules…

CRIEFF BUSINESSES COLLABORATE FOR TOURISM EXCELLENCE

Two of Crieff’s leading tourism businesses are throwing open their doors to each other this month, in a bid to ensure closer collaboration between neighbouring businesses leads to an even better experience for visitors to the area. The…

BlueSky Experiences launch BlueSky in a Box

Experiential learning and corporate team building provider, BlueSky Experiences is proving that good things can come in small packages with its innovative new training product, BlueSky in a Box. Designed to bring a new dimension to conferences,…