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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.


SPONSORED: Keep ‘mum’ about these 5 Mother’s Day gift ideas!

March 15, 2019

With Mother's Day just around the corner, we are thinking about the special lady in our lives and how to thank her. Whether it's your biological mother, your stepmum, or someone who is like a mother to you, these amazing women deserve a little treat for everything they have done for us. Flowers are the usual go-to gift, but you may like to give something a little bit more personal and unique this year? So, we have rounded up five Mother's Day gift ideas to save you seeking them out....