News and Updates

See what’s cooking at Connect Local! You’ll find our latest news and updates listed below.

Free workshops for Tayside food and drink businesses

Free workshops for Tayside food and drink businesses

Food and drink business across Tayside are being invited to a two-part series of free workshops in Perth, aimed at supporting businesses who are looking to develop their commercial capabilities Delivered by experts from Connect Local, the Scottish Government’s local...

read more

Food from Fife Chefs Conference

Connect Local's Ceri Ritchie and Fiona Richmond recently attended an event hosted by Food from Fife, which brought together chefs and producers from across the region. The event aimed to highlight and share the experiences and challenges of catering in Scotland, as...

read more

£250k to promote regional produce

Funding for projects supporting locally-produced food and drink. Small grants of around £5,000 each will be made available to promote Scottish produce. Recipients will include local food and drink producers, and regional food and drink networks, who traditionally can...

read more

Showcasing Scotland Regional Events kick off at Hampden Park

  Showcasing West kicked off at Hampden Park on Wednesday 7 March. Cabinet Secretary for Rural Economy, Fergus Ewing, welcomed 100 food and drink businesses for the one-day ‘Meet the Buyer’ event aimed at increasing the availability of Scottish food and drink in the...

read more

First Regional Food Groups Summit

Last week, regional food groups from across Scotland came together for the first time to discuss how they could work together to strengthen regional food and drink, as well as share common ambitions and challenges.   The event, organised by industry leadership body...

read more

News & Events Archive

News & Events Posts

April 2018
« Mar    

By continuing to use this site, you agree to the use of cookies. Navigating to another section shall be considered acceptance of these terms. more information

The cookie settings on this website are set to "allow cookies" to give you the best browsing experience possible. If you continue to use this website without changing your cookie settings or you click "Accept" below then you are consenting to this.