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The First Scottish Rum Festival Goes Virtual with Charitable Spirit

The First Scottish Rum Festival Goes Virtual with Charitable Spirit

The inaugural Scottish Rum Festival due to launch at The Merchants’ Hall in Edinburgh this summer will now be a virtual event. Set to showcase Scotland’s nascent rum movement, the programme can now be accessed by rum lovers across the UK and beyond. The festival will also raise money for The BEN, Scotland’s drinks and hospitality charity.

NeighbourFood Looking to Broaden Reach

NeighbourFood Looking to Broaden Reach

The country’s leading digital farmers’ market, NeighbourFood is looking to reach new producers, suppliers and market organisers as Coronavirus restrictions increase online demand for quality local produce.

Post Office Swaps Letters for Lettuce

Post Office Swaps Letters for Lettuce

Killin’s first digital farmer’s market will open on Monday 13 April with weekly food collections from the village post office on Fridays between 3 and 5 pm.

Local Food and Drink Businesses Adapt to Crisis

Local food and drink businesses are adapting to the challenges posed by Covid-19 to support the local community in a time of need. The Kitchen at 44 King Street and Transition Stirling have been working together to distribute free food during the crisis, helping to...

Spring Market Weekends at Bowhouse 2020

Spring Market Weekends at Bowhouse 2020

**UPDATE** After an in-depth team meeting we have decided to change how we approach the Bowhouse Spring Market weekends as we know them. Unfortunately this does mean that both April and May weekends will not be going ahead as planned due to continuous changes and...