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Loomshed Brewery

By |2019-04-30T19:02:56+00:00April 29th, 2019|food and drink, Scottish business, Uncategorized|

We catch up with entrepreneur and head brewer, Calum Bennett at Loomshed Brewery Hi Calum, tell us why you think Harris needs a brewery? Personally, I think everywhere should have a local brewery, it makes for a much more interesting beer scene, increases consumer choice, increases local employment and is environmentally better than importing beer. [...]

The Orcadian Strip The Willow

By |2019-04-23T14:20:05+00:00April 23rd, 2019|Dancing|

Orcadian Strip The Willow - positioning The Orcadian Strip the Willow is a high energy dance, couples form a line down the centre of the room facing each other. Traditionally men stand on the right and ladies on the left (as viewed by the band). However,  as long as you stand opposite your partner and [...]

The Gay Gordons

By |2019-03-11T21:45:49+00:00March 11th, 2019|Dancing|

The background to the Gay Gordons Named after a famous Scottish army regiment (known as the Gordon Highlanders), the Gay Gordons is a very popular couples ceilidh dance.  Whilst the dance normally begins as a partner dance, it can be made progressive. It is danced in a big circle of couples. Traditionally the lady stands [...]

Scottish Rum

By |2019-02-08T09:22:05+00:00February 8th, 2019|Uncategorized|

It isn't just Whisky and Gin lift Scottish Spirits but we have Scottish Rum too....   If you are looking for the beer and gin distilleries the check out this post   


By |2018-11-19T14:35:28+00:00November 19th, 2018|Uncategorized|

What is #TartanFriday ? #TartanFriday puts a different spin on the orgy of consumption. Sure, we love stuff too and we're fond of a bargain, however, we think it's all got out of hand. We've got too much stuff, we haven't got room to keep, we chuck it out and then buy more. Take a [...]