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How much does it cost to live on a Scottish island? - Scotsman Tue, 24 May 2016 16:55:53 GMT
Scotsman
How much does it cost to live on a Scottish island?ScotsmanResidents on a number of islands now benefit from a 5p cut on the price of a litre of fuel. Those living on Bute, Mull, Islay and Jura were amongst those to benefit. Road Tariff Equivalent Fares have been brought into all island ferry services which ...and more »
Wild Biscuit releases Angela Paterson debut album - For Argyll Sun, 22 May 2016 12:24:56 GMT
For Argyll
Wild Biscuit releases Angela Paterson debut albumFor ArgyllIslay singer-songwriter Angela Paterson's stunning debut album Down to the River is released today, 22nd May, timed to coincide with a series of performances at Feis Ile, the Islay Festival of Music and Malt. Angela is emerging as one of Scotland's ...
Inveraray & District Pipe Band win Grade 1 contest at 2016 British Championships - For Argyll Sat, 21 May 2016 20:49:37 GMT
Inveraray & District Pipe Band win Grade 1 contest at 2016 British ChampionshipsFor Argyll[updated below with other Argyll bands' results] First blood of the 2016 season at the top level of pipe band competition has gone to Argyll's Inveraray & District Pipe Band. At the first major contest of the year, the British Championships - held ...
CAL MAC WINS FERRY CONTRACT - Dunoon Observer and Argyllshire Standard Thu, 19 May 2016 14:51:46 GMT
CAL MAC WINS FERRY CONTRACTDunoon Observer and Argyllshire Standard... the Isle of Arran, which has not been able to operate the Campbeltown run for a fortnight, is a case in point. New ships also have to be fit for purpose and the current failure of the mezzanine deck on the Finlaggan means that capacity will be ...
World Whisky Day: 5 amazing drams which marked events in whisky expert Andy Bell's life - Scotland Now Fri, 20 May 2016 23:01:00 GMT
Scotland Now
World Whisky Day: 5 amazing drams which marked events in whisky expert Andy Bell's lifeScotland NowWe were married on the Isle of Islay and before the reception we went back to the Port Charlotte Hotel where it was just us, the photographer and the barman. After all the stress, organization, worry, joy and expectation it was a beautiful whisky that ...and more »
Jura's Willie Cochrane Retires After 39 Years of Making Scotch Whisky - WhiskyCast (registration) Thu, 19 May 2016 21:41:38 GMT
WhiskyCast (registration)
Jura's Willie Cochrane Retires After 39 Years of Making Scotch WhiskyWhiskyCast (registration)The announcement came as Jura prepares for next week's two-day Jura "Tastival" held in conjunction with the Islay Festival of Malt and Music on the neighboring island of Islay. Both managers will lead a joint tasting during the event to be held at the ...
The Islay Festival of Music and Malt: what to drink and what to expect - Telegraph.co.uk Thu, 19 May 2016 12:39:15 GMT
Telegraph.co.uk
The Islay Festival of Music and Malt: what to drink and what to expectTelegraph.co.ukThe Scottish island of Islay may only be a mere 240 square miles in size with around 3500 inhabitants and a few cows, but it has nine distilleries and counting. While this is arguably out of proportion with the population, they do produce incredible ...and more »
The Islay Festival of Music and Malt: what to expect - Telegraph.co.uk Thu, 19 May 2016 12:37:00 GMT
Telegraph.co.uk
The Islay Festival of Music and Malt: what to expectTelegraph.co.ukThe Scottish island of Islay may only be a mere 240 square miles in size with around 3500 inhabitants and a few cows, but it has nine distilleries and counting. While this is arguably out of proportion with the population, they do produce incredible ...and more »
Charolais bulls sell to 14000gns at Carlisle - FG Insight Wed, 18 May 2016 16:00:05 GMT
FG Insight
Charolais bulls sell to 14000gns at CarlisleFG InsightThe female champion and reserve supreme champion from Hamish Goldie, was the 20-month-old Blelack Digger daughter, Goldies Julianna, which sold for 4,000gns to Thomas Epps, Isle of Islay. The draft sale from Messrs Curry's Burradon herd from ...
Charolais hit 14000gns at Carlisle spring sale - FarmersWeekly Tue, 17 May 2016 14:25:13 GMT
FarmersWeekly
Charolais hit 14000gns at Carlisle spring saleFarmersWeeklyThe purchaser was Thomas Epps, Ardnave, Bridgend, Isle of Islay. Finally at 3,000gns and purchased by Preston Farms, Omagh, County Tyrone was the reserve female champion from John and Jenny Rix, Colchester, Essex, Wissington Jemma TI +55 SRI ...
Scotland Back in the Day: Dream of Gaelic realm crushed on battlefield - The National Mon, 16 May 2016 23:36:50 GMT
The National
Scotland Back in the Day: Dream of Gaelic realm crushed on battlefieldThe NationalFanciful, yes, but all of the above might well have transpired if a certain 12th-century battle had been won by the Norse-Gaelic force of Somerled, King of the Isles, rather than the Scoto-Norman knights of King Malcolm IV. ... The Kingship had been in ...
SMWS celebrates Feis Ile with 12yo Scotch - The Spirits Business Fri, 13 May 2016 10:42:10 GMT
The Spirits Business
SMWS celebrates Feis Ile with 12yo ScotchThe Spirits BusinessJust 588 bottles of the whisky, described as having notes of "toffees, liquorice, balsamic pears and Amontillado Sherry", have been made available. It will be exclusively revealed to Islay festival goers at the Society's Feis Isle Garden Party Fiesta ...
Islay business flies the flag for Argyll at AA 2016 Bed and Breakfast Awards - For Argyll Wed, 11 May 2016 19:16:10 GMT
Islay business flies the flag for Argyll at AA 2016 Bed and Breakfast AwardsFor ArgyllCarol and Gordon Bulloch from The Dulaig B&B in Grantown-on-Spey led the way by being named AA Guest Accommodation of the Year for Scotland 2016 - and Argyll was represented by the Isle of Islay's Graeme and Emma Clark from Glenegedale House ...
Five of the biggest Scotch whisky takeover deals - Scotsman (blog) Wed, 11 May 2016 06:11:59 GMT
Scotsman (blog)
Five of the biggest Scotch whisky takeover dealsScotsman (blog)Drambuie - which was acquired from the MacKinnon family - is a blend of Scotch whisky, spices and heather honey, the recipe for which is said to have been given to Captain MacKinnon on the Isle of Skye by Bonnie Prince Charlie in 1746 after his defeat ...
Scottish Highlands: wild landscapes, whisky and seafood - Evening Standard Fri, 06 May 2016 15:49:00 GMT
Evening Standard
Scottish Highlands: wild landscapes, whisky and seafoodEvening StandardDown in the southern Hebrides, the Isle of Islay (pronounced eye-luh) is renowned for its fine, peaty whiskies, such as Ardbeg and Laphroaig, as well as its seafood, birdlife and welcoming locals. Islay is home to just over 3,000 people and eight ...and more »
A taste of the Isles - from Scotland to space and back again - Malta Independent Online Fri, 06 May 2016 11:37:05 GMT
Malta Independent Online
A taste of the Isles - from Scotland to space and back againMalta Independent OnlineThe Ardbeg whisky distillery, situated on the southernmost island of the Inner Hebrides of Scotland, the isle of Islay, has a history of excellence. As Glenmorangie and Ardbeg Global Brand Ambassador Hamish Torrie explains, "Part of my job was to ...
Memory Lane: loss of the little puffers came as a blow - Scottish Daily Record Sun, 01 May 2016 08:02:43 GMT
Scottish Daily Record
Memory Lane: loss of the little puffers came as a blowScottish Daily RecordFrom this basic type of puffer, three varieties developed: inside boats continued in use on the Forth and Clyde canal, while shorehead boats extended their range eastwards into the Firth of Forth and westwards as far as the Isle of Bute and from there ...
Kid thung, GREEN LABEL - The Nation Fri, 29 Apr 2016 08:26:00 GMT
The Nation
Kid thung, GREEN LABELThe NationAnd Caol Ila from the Isle of Islay offers an element of maritime mystery with notes of rich fruit, drying sea salt and peat smoke. "Johnnie Walker Green Label is an exceptional whisky that's a tribute to the craftsmanship of our blenders and their ...
West Coast Motors expands into east coast, borderlands and Northumberland - and with a unique service - For Argyll Thu, 28 Apr 2016 16:31:30 GMT
For Argyll
West Coast Motors expands into east coast, borderlands and Northumberland - and with a unique serviceFor ArgyllWCM now employs around 350 people and has a fleet of 175 buses and coaches operating under different subsidiary companies and out of a variety of depots, with services in much of Scotland - including the Isle of Mull. ... WCM which, through its ...
Why Corryvreckan is a dram fine name for my baby says whisky expert Andy Bell - Scotland Now Tue, 26 Apr 2016 09:08:06 GMT
Scotland Now
Why Corryvreckan is a dram fine name for my baby says whisky expert Andy BellScotland NowAs for the 2015 names, Isla was the highest for the girls with 419 with that particular spelling and another 10 spelled Islay. Not to be out-done by its neighbour, Jura was used for three girls and two boys. Other boys' names that appeared were Arran ...
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