DRINKS WRITER PARTNERS WITH THE DRAM TEAM TO HOST SERIES OF ONLINE WHISKY TASTINGS FOR UK FANS

The new series of virtual events will be hosted by Forbes whisky writer, author and World Whisky Awards judge Felipe Schrieberg and...

FIRST EVER DIGITAL FARMERS' MARKET IN PEEBLES TO OPEN WEEKS AHEAD OF SCHEDULE TO MEET DEMAND DURING LOCKDOWN

The Food Foundation had intended to open the new online market in late April but decided to bring forward the launch to provide a service...

 
 
 

WW HAS LAUNCHED FREE TEMPORARY LIVE VIRTUAL WORKSHOPS TO KEEP PEOPLE HEALTHY DURING LOCKDOWN 

As part of the WW Workshop & Digital membership , all Virtual Workshops are free to attend, with members encouraged to enjoy the nearly...

GLORIOSA, GLASGOW, RESTAURANT REVIEW

My name-that-tune rendition of Baker Street's instrumental break isn't going well. Nellie the Elephant? Coronation Street theme tune? Unfortunately,...

 
 
 
Ardbeg launches a new 5 Year Old expression with the Wee Beastie joining the core range

ARDBEG LAUNCHES A NEW 5 YEAR OLD EXPRESSION WITH THE WEE BEASTIE JOINING THE CORE RANGE

The new whisky will be the youngest in the brand's core range by a fair distance and has been described as a “feisty and intensely...

YOU CAN GO TO A BEER FESTIVAL WITHOUT LEAVING HOME - HERE'S HOW

With many events around the world being postponed or cancelled, it's unlikely that any big communal gatherings will be happening in...

 
 
 
Emoji quiz: Can you name these 20 Edinburgh restaurants?

EMOJI QUIZ: CAN YOU NAME THESE 20 EDINBURGH RESTAURANTS?

You may not be able to visit any of these Edinburgh restaurants just now but can you work out what they are from our emojis quiz? With...

ERRINGTON CHEESE TO LAUNCH ONLINE SHOP AMID CORONAVIRUS CRISIS

As with many businesses, the current lockdown arrangements and the closure of many restaurants has hit Errington Cheese hard. The the...

 
 
 

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...

 
 
 



UK's youngest coronavirus victim announced as 13-year-old London schoolboy

UK's youngest coronavirus victim announced as 13-year-old London schoolboy

Ismail Mohamed Abdulwahab, from Brixton, sadly died at Kings College Hospital yesterday without any family members close by due to the highly infectious nature of Covid-19 Read more ...

Virgil van Dijk jokes he models his game on Liverpool legend Sami Hyypia in...

Virgil van Dijk jokes he models his game on Liverpool legend Sami Hyypia in reply to Jamie Carragher

On Tuesday evening, the Dutch centre back took part in a Twitter Q&A to keep supporters entertained during the coronavirus lockdown and the suspension of the Premier League. Read more ...

Pregnant prisoners to be released 'in days' as 65 UK inmates have coronavirus

Pregnant prisoners to be released 'in days' as 65 UK inmates have coronavirus

The Ministry of Justice has decided to allow dozens of inmates either pregnant or in mother and baby units to be released from jail as more prisoners contract the coronavirus Read more ...

Coronavirus cases 'plateau' in UK as ventilators near production

Coronavirus cases 'plateau' in UK as ventilators near production

The first batch of British-made ventilators to treat coronavirus patients will be rolled out to the NHS next week, Michael Gove has said. Read more ...

Ashley Cole 'attacked by gang of masked burglars' as star's home robbed

Ashley Cole 'attacked by gang of masked burglars' as star's home robbed

Ashley Cole had his house raided by a group of individuals who stole expensive items of jewellery, with police still looking into the incident that occurred back in January Read more ...

Who won Star Baker on The Great Celebrity Bake Off SU2C this week?

Who won Star Baker on The Great Celebrity Bake Off SU2C this week?

The Great Celebrity Bake Off continued tonight, as TV presenters Alison Hammond and Alex Jones, YouTuber Joe Sugg and singer/songwriter James Blunt entered the baking tent in... Read more ...

The One Show's Alex Jones says emotional goodbye to co-star Matt Baker after...

The One Show's Alex Jones says emotional goodbye to co-star Matt Baker after nine years

Alex Jones has revealed that Tuesday's show of The One Show is going to be emotional as... Read more ...

The One Show's Alex Jones breaks down in tears as she says goodbye to Matt Baker

The One Show's Alex Jones breaks down in tears as she says goodbye to Matt Baker

Alex Jones bid farewell to her The One Show co-host Matt Baker after nine years on the BBC programme. Read more ...

Christopher Meloni Returning to Law and Order Fold With New Series as Elliot...

Christopher Meloni Returning to Law and Order Fold With New Series as Elliot Stabler

Call a bus! Christopher Meloni is picking up his Law & Order badge and gun once again. According to Deadline, Meloni will reprise his fan-favorite Law & Order: SVU character... Read more ...

Donna Air tests positive for coronavirus as she reveals kind gesture

Donna Air tests positive for coronavirus as she reveals kind gesture

Donna Air has announced that she has tested positive for COVID-19. The actress shared the... Read more ...