The Peebles Hydro restaurant, Scottish Borders, Restaurant Review

THE PEEBLES HYDRO RESTAURANT, SCOTTISH BORDERS, RESTAURANT REVIEW

Autumn's arrival has initiated my dark descent into winter gloom, so as a seasonal antidote I've booked a table at Peebles Hydro to...

THE STORY BEHIND MONTGOMERY DONALD'S PROPER TONIC DIY KITS - AND HOW TO MAKE THEM AT HOME

The meteoric rise in the gin industry in Scotland has been well documented, and something which Montgomery Donald's Proper Tonic founder...

 
 
 

ROSEBANK ANNOUNCES LAUNCH OF 30 YEAR OLD WHISKY - HERE'S WHERE YOU CAN BUY IT

Rosebank Lowland Single Malt Scotch Whisky has announced the first in a series of annual, limited edition, releases - a 30 Year Old...

SCAN SEASON 2: CELEBRATING INTERNATIONAL SCOTTISH GIN DAY

This week on Scran we chat all things Scottish gin with Gin Cooperative founders Natalie and Martin Reid and author of Gin Galore,...

 
 
 

GLASGOW COCKTAIL COLLECTIVE LAUNCHES FESTIVE DRINKS DELIVERY - IDEAL FOR A VIRTUAL CHRISTMAS PARTY

Christmas nights out this year are likely to be taking place online, and with this in mind, the Glasgow Cocktail Collective has launched...

ETHICAL SHELLFISH COMPANY LAUNCHES NEW WEBSITE - HERE'S WHAT YOU CAN ORDER

Priding itself on its hand-dived scallops and sustainable seafood, The Ethical Shellfish Company has launched a new website to showcase...

 
 
 

INNIS & GUNN SUPPORT PIZZA CROWDFUNDER WITH LONG TERM COLLABORATION - AND EXCLUSIVE BEER DEAL

Innis & Gunn, which was recently voted the UK's most recommended beer brand, and pizza, Edinburgh's number one ranked pizza restaurant...

12 of the best new gins to try this month for International Scottish Gin Day

12 OF THE BEST NEW GINS TO TRY THIS MONTH FOR INTERNATIONAL SCOTTISH GIN DAY

From flavoured gins and liqueurs to classics and a colourful collection, there's something for all this International Scottish Gin...

 
 
 

EDINBURGH BUSINESS LAUNCHES VIRTUAL CHRISTMAS PARTY KITS - HERE'S WHAT'S INSIDE

With many wondering what their annual work Christmas party will look like this year; one Edinburgh-based company has launched a virtual...

Scotland's larder: Meet The Calder family from Kilduff Pumpkin farm, East Lothian

SCOTLAND'S LARDER: MEET THE CALDER FAMILY FROM KILDUFF PUMPKIN FARM, EAST LOTHIAN

“It is definitely all go at pumpkin HQ right now. This year everything has been made slightly trickier by Covid 19, so it makes it...

 
 
 

SCOTTISH FOOD AND DRINK FIGUREHEADS PLEAD FOR RETHINK ON CORONAVIRUS CURBS AS THEY WARN 100,000 JOBS COULD BE LOST

Some of the best-known figures from Scotland's food and drink scene have joined forces to plead for urgent support from Westminster...

11 of the best new gins to try this month for International Scottish Gin Day

11 OF THE BEST NEW GINS TO TRY THIS MONTH FOR INTERNATIONAL SCOTTISH GIN DAY

From flavoured gins and liqueurs to classics and a colourful collection, there's something for all this International Scottish Gin...

 
 
 

CHRISTMAS MARKET RECIPES YOU CAN MAKE AT HOME - FROM MULLED WINE TO CURRYWURST

From currywurst to mulled wine, these Gousto Christmas market recipes offer a twist on the classics and can be made at home. Mulled...

ISLE OF SKYE DISTILLERS LAUNCH ‘SPOOKILY SPICED' GIN - AND IT'S IDEAL FOR HALLOWEEN DRINKS

The team behind Misty Isle Gin have launched a spookily spiced gin just in time for Halloween. Complete with a spooky back story, the...

 
 
 

THE LIDL ISLE OF ALE FESTIVAL IS BACK AND INCLUDES A LOCKDOWN INSPIRED IPA - HERE'S ALL THE BEERS ON OFFER

The popular Lidl Isle of Ale Festival is back, featuring a line-up of 21 different Scottish craft beers, including a special lockdown-inspired...

SOCIAL BITE LAUNCHES BROWNIE DELIVERY SERVICE - WITH PROCEEDS GOING TOWARDS ENDING HOMELESSNESS

Social Bite has today, 20 October, launched a brand-new food delivery service to help grow its social enterprise business and help...

 
 
 
You could win a holiday by coming up with the next Kit Kat slogan - here's how to enter

YOU COULD WIN A HOLIDAY BY COMING UP WITH THE NEXT KIT KAT SLOGAN - HERE'S HOW TO ENTER

Kit Kat is getting ready to celebrate its 85th birthday - and giving fans the chance to win a luxury break away. The famous Kit Kat...

WALKERS IS RELEASING SAUSAGE ROLL FLAVOURED CRISPS - HERE'S WHEN YOU CAN BUY THEM

The first Walkers festive flavour has been revealed for Christmas 2020 - and it may surprise you as you'll soon be able to tuck into...

 
 
 

PICKERING'S FESTIVE GIN BAUBLES ARE BACK FOR CHRISTMAS 2020 - HERE'S WHY THERE'S A LIMITED SUPPLY THIS YEAR

The Pickering's gin baubles - which were launched in 2014, sold out in record time in 2016 and crashed the Pickering's website - each...

MASTERCHEF FINALIST DEAN BANKS OPENS HIGH END CHIPPY HAARBOUR IN ST ANDREWS

During a chat with the Scotsman earlier this year, the celebrated chef revealed plans for his chippy, which is called Haarbour. Now...

 
 
 



Arsenal 0-1 Leicester: Jamie Vardy haunts the Gunners yet AGAIN for...

Arsenal 0-1 Leicester: Jamie Vardy haunts the Gunners yet AGAIN for much-needed victory

IAN LADYMAN AT THE EMIRATES STADIUM: This was an opportunity for Arsenal. A chance to make a statement, to win a game of football and push themselves into the top four. Read more ...

Everton's Digne sent off a week after joking about horror challenge on Thiago

Everton's Digne sent off a week after joking about horror challenge on Thiago

Everton full-back Lucas Digne was shown a red card this afternoon for a clumsy challenge on Crystal Palace defender Kyle Walker-Peters. The sending off comes with a palpable... Read more ...

Strictly Come Dancing star Ranvir Singh an ‘emotional wreck' watching back...

Strictly Come Dancing star Ranvir Singh an ‘emotional wreck' watching back first routine

Ranvir Singh wowed the judges with her Paso Doble on Saturday Ranvir Singh admits she was an ‘emotional wreck' after watching back her first routine on Strictly Come Dancing... Read more ...

Frank Lampard working on balance after not having “the usual spark” in...

Frank Lampard working on balance after not having “the usual spark” in attack vs Man United

Chelsea played out a goalless draw against Manchester United in the Premier League on Saturday evening, and despite being solid at the back, something was lacking in attack. It... Read more ...

Memphis Depay's classy public display of support for LFC star Virgil van Dijk

Memphis Depay's classy public display of support for LFC star Virgil van Dijk

Lyon forward Memphis Depay dropped a classy public message to Netherlands captain Virgil van Dijk last night. who faces a lengthy time on the side-lines following a bad... Read more ...

Charlotte Hawkins snaps at GMB's Adil Ray's awkward interruption 'Why are...

Charlotte Hawkins snaps at GMB's Adil Ray's awkward interruption 'Why are you laughing?'

CHARLOTTE HAWKINS was back at the helm of Good Morning Britain alongside Adil Ray to give an overview of Monday morning's biggest news stories. The show generally discusses... Read more ...

Marco van Basten tells Donny van de Beek he should not have signed for...

Marco van Basten tells Donny van de Beek he should not have signed for Manchester United

Marco van Basten says Donny van de Beek has made an error by joining Manchester United Marco van Basten has told Donny van de Beek that he has made a mistake by deciding to... Read more ...

Paul Pogba 'will QUIT France team; after Macron said Islam was the source of...

Paul Pogba 'will QUIT France team; after Macron said Islam was the source of international terrorism

Pogba resigned after comments made by the French president, as well as the French government decision to honour the teacher who had published offensive images of the prophet... Read more ...

12-minute coronavirus tests that are ‘97% accurate' expected within weeks

12-minute coronavirus tests that are ‘97% accurate' expected within weeks

The new in-store Covid tests at boots will give a positive or negative result in 12 minutes Boots is launching a new coronavirus testing service that can return results in... Read more ...

Frank Bough dead - BBC TV presenter & Grandstand star dies in care home aged 87

Frank Bough dead - BBC TV presenter & Grandstand star dies in care home aged 87

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