COMPETITION: Win an unforgettable trip to Salford Quays: Home of MediaCityUK

April 21, 2019

We’ve teamed up with Salford Quays: Home of MediaCityUK, to give readers the chance to win an unforgettable trip including an overnight stay at The Copthorne Hotel in the heart of Salford Quays, and a whole host of activities including a £50 shopping voucher at Lowry Outlet shopping centre, offering up to 70% off RRP from some of the UK’s top brands.


SPONSORED: Do you know about the 6 Wonders of Orkney?

April 19, 2019

Each year 170,000-plus visitors travel to the Orkney Islands to experience the dramatic Orcadian landscapes and its wildlife, creativity, ancient past, food, drink and hospitality. They have also enjoyed uncovering the fascinating past of the islands during their visit – and they keep going back. It seems tourists at home and abroad just can’t get enough of this amazing archipelago. If you have not yet been, you could be missing out. So before you organise your trip north, read about the 6 wonders of Orkney...


SPONSORED: Former nurse puts meat at the top of the menu

April 8, 2019

Becoming a butcher was not an obvious career choice for former nurse Bel Forbes, but a serious accident changed that. It is 12 years since Bel took over the running of the butcher’s in the Angus village of Edzell. Since then she has launched a second shop in nearby Montrose and become an ambassador for the red meat industry in Scotland.