TUNNOCKS HALTS PRODUCTION DUE TO CORONAVIRUS OUTBREAK

Tunnocks has stopped manufacturing and closed their factory in Uddingston, South Lanarkshire. A spokesperson said they've made the...

WINE EVENTS SCOTLAND TO HOST ONLINE TASTINGS - WITH WINE DELIVERY FOR THE CAPITAL

With the UK lockdown soon to enter week two, many of us are heading online to keep in touch and have a drink or two, and Edinburgh's...

 
 
 
Tomatin to team up with other leading whisky brands to create world's first virtual whisky festival

TOMATIN TO TEAM UP WITH OTHER LEADING WHISKY BRANDS TO CREATE WORLD'S FIRST VIRTUAL WHISKY FESTIVAL

The team at Tomatin Single Malt have announced they will be hosting the Lockdown Whisky Festival this April, alongside an array of...

THE GLASGOW DISTILLERY SWITCHES FROM GIN MAKING TO SANITISER AS IT ANSWERS SOS FROM THE BRITISH RED CROSS

So far the distillery has produced 1,500 litres of sanitiser - some of which has already been donated to TBRC - and is set to produce...

 
 
 

INCREASED POTATO DEMAND SEES SCOTTISH SUPPLIER OFFER TEMPORARY JOBS FOR ANYONE THAT NEEDS THEM

Abernethy-based potato supplier Branston has created a range of new roles, including team leaders, machine operatives, forklift truck...

Here's how to get beer, whisky, gin and wine delivered to your door

HERE'S HOW TO GET BEER, WHISKY, GIN AND WINE DELIVERED TO YOUR DOOR

Here we take a look at a range of Scottish businesses, from beer to soft drinks, who will delivery to your door at this difficult time. Bellissimo...

 
 
 

TOP PRIVATE EVENTS CHEF IN EDINBURGH LAUNCHES HOME DELIVERY SERVICE

Beginning from Monday 30th March, Barry Bryson from Cater Edinburgh will be using his experience of creating dishes for prestigious...

BILLINGTON'S OF LENZIE LAUNCH NEW CARE BOXES TO HELP PEOPLE DONATE TO THOSE IN NEED

Billington's of Lenzie say the new packages can be sent to friends, family or neighbours in need. Priced from £10 to £60, the new boxes...

 
 
 

LOCH NESS SPIRITS SMASH CROWDFUNDING TARGET IN JUST 5 HOURS MEANING THEY CAN SUPPLY LOCAL HEALTH WORKERS WITH SANITISER

Owner Lorien Cameron-Ross, who also happens to be a doctor, stated that due to the Covid-19 pandemic she is back working full time...

THE SWA LAUNCHES NEW PORTAL TO HELP SCOTCH WHISKY INDUSTRY SUPPLY HAND SANITISER TO THOSE THAT NEED IT

The SWA stated that the sanitiser, Scotch Whisky producers can either supply high-strength alcohol for the production of hand sanitiser...

 
 
 

LILD ROLLS OUT CUSTOMER FOOD DONATIONS TO HELP COMMUNITIES DURING THE CORONAVIRUS OUTBREAK

The Lidl food donations initiative comes as an extension of its existing ‘Feed in Back' scheme which is run in partnership with Neighbourly. The...

DIAGEO PLEDGES MORE THEN 8 MILLION BOTTLES OF SANITISER FOR FRONTLINE HEALTHCARE WORKERS

Diageo, maker of Johnnie Walker and Smirnoff, will provide Grain Neutral Spirit - a 96 per cent strength ethyl alcohol used primarily...

 
 
 

SCOTS TRIO SMASH CROWDFUNDER TARGET OF £3K TO PROVIDE PIZZA TO FRONTLINE HEALTHCARE WORKERS

Three Scottish friends who set out to raise £3,000 to provide pizza to frontline healthcare workers in Scotland during the COVID-19...

GLENGOYNE TO HOST VIRTUAL TASTING IN CELEBRATION OF INTERNATIONAL WHISKY DAY

The Glengoyne distillery is now closed to the public but still plans to celebrate International Whisky Day with an online tasting. As...

 
 
 

BREWDOG OPENS OVER 100 NEW ONLINE BARS - WITH PLANS FOR HUGE VIRTUAL GATHERING

These new online bars will replicate the experience from every one of their bars across the globe, and will give customers the chance...

G1 OFFER OPEN LETTER EXPLAINING GROUP WIDE SACKINGS AND CLARIFYING CURRENT STATUS OF WORKERS

Following the strict measures imposed by the government in a bid to slow the spread of coronavirus last week, the group took the decision...

 
 
 

“THE BUCKFAST STOPS HERE” POPULAR TONIC WINE TO CEASE PRODUCTION WITH IMMEDIATE EFFECT

Fans of the tonic wine will be disappointed to hear the the production of Buckfast has been halted due to the ongoing coronavirus crisis. The...

IN THE KITCHEN: RUTH HINKS FROM COCOA BLACK, PEEBLES

On the day of our visit, the hills around Peebles had a slight snowy dusting of icing sugar - a description which could have come straight...

 
 
 

ISLE OF HARRIS DISTILLERY TEAMS UP WITH ESSENCE OF HARRIS TO CREATE SANITISER FOR PUBLIC-FACING WORKERS IN THE WESTERN ISLES

Teaming up with the island's fragrance maker, Essence of Harris , the Tarbert-based gin and whisky maker is making alcohol-based sanitiser...

G1 GROUP ‘SACK HOSPITALITY STAFF ACROSS SCOTLAND' PUTTING BLAME ON CORONAVIRUS OUTBREAK

Due to the ongoing coronavirus spread, many restaurants and bars have had to close and let staff go. However, hospitality group G1...

 
 
 



The US will NOT pay for Harry and Meghan's security in Los Angeles, says...

The US will NOT pay for Harry and Meghan's security in Los Angeles, says Donald Trump

President Donald Trump has said Prince Harry and Meghan will have to pay for their own security costs once they settle to live in Los Angeles. Read more ...

Hospital doctor is first frontline NHS worker to die from Covid-19

Hospital doctor is first frontline NHS worker to die from Covid-19

Amged El-Hawrani died at the Glenfield Hospital in Leicester on Saturday evening after testing positive for the virus. Read more ...

‘Six months or more' before UK returns to normal from coronavirus crisis

‘Six months or more' before UK returns to normal from coronavirus crisis

It could be six months or longer before the country gets back to normal from the coronavirus pandemic, with reviews of lockdown measures every three weeks, said UK... Read more ...

Boris Johnson tells Brits ‘we will do this together' in first self-isolation...

Boris Johnson tells Brits ‘we will do this together' in first self-isolation video since announcing he has coronavirus

BORIS Johnson tonight vowed “we will do this together” in his first self-isolation video since announcing he had tested positive for coronavirus. The Prime Minister, who... Read more ...

'He tried to surprise him: Rivaldo says Ronaldinho MEANT to lob David Seaman...

'He tried to surprise him: Rivaldo says Ronaldinho MEANT to lob David Seaman at the 2002 World Cup

England crashed out of the tournament in the quarter-finals when they suffered a 2-1 defeat to eventual winners Brazil, Ronaldinho scoring an unforgettable winner in the second... Read more ...

Barcelona told to hijack Man Utd move for Jadon Sancho due to one Neymar concern

Barcelona told to hijack Man Utd move for Jadon Sancho due to one Neymar concern

Barcelona have been heavily linked with bringing Neymar back to the Nou Camp this summer. Read more ...

Former Jurgen Klopp favourite Ilkay Gundogan happy for Man City to hand...

Former Jurgen Klopp favourite Ilkay Gundogan happy for Man City to hand Liverpool title

Liverpool are just two wins from the Premier League title but their 30-year wait to lift the trophy is threatening to rumble on. Read more ...

Harry Kane hands Man Utd transfer boost as he makes surprise Tottenham admission

Harry Kane hands Man Utd transfer boost as he makes surprise Tottenham admission

The striker is yet to win a trophy in his career and admits that he could be forced to leave the club if they don't start challenging soon. Read more ...

Governors warn that state healthcare supplies and hospitals could be...

Governors warn that state healthcare supplies and hospitals could be overwhelmed as soon as early April

Two governors spoke out about surges of new cases that will quickly overwhelm healthcare systems within the next few weeks. Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards said the state was... Read more ...

Deliveroo to serve 500,000 free meals including pizzas, salads and pasta to...

Deliveroo to serve 500,000 free meals including pizzas, salads and pasta to NHS workers

Pizza Hut has offered 350,000 of the meals while Itsu and Lewis Hamilton's Neat Burger have both offered a sizeable number, Deliveries will begin from next week. Matt Hancock... Read more ...