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Team Work

By |2019-11-01T16:02:20+00:00November 1st, 2019|Uncategorized|

Team work  We all want jobs that make us feel useful and fulfiled, bosses who make us feel valued, and colleagues who make us feel supported. Many of us spend years on a career path that doesn't bring us these things. Or we drift from dissatisfying job to dissatisfying job. Eventually, we begin to question [...]

Scottish Halloween Traditions

By |2019-10-30T15:59:02+00:00October 30th, 2019|Uncategorized|

Scottish Halloween Traditions - check out our guide 1. The Gaelic Roots  Samhuinn acknowledged the onset of winter and marked the time of year when the harvest was finished. It is one of the 4 Gaelic festivals  (Imbolc, Beltaine and Lughnasadh being the others). Cattle would be brought down from the summer pastures and kept [...]

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. [...]

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   

#TartanFriday

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 [...]

Burns Night London

By |2018-11-06T09:04:10+00:00November 6th, 2018|Uncategorized|

Forget Blue Monday: celebrate as the Beloved Bard would have wanted - Burns Night London January for many is a depressing month – the festive celebrations are over, payday is a long way off and another year has passed with things left undone. To shake off those January blues, Ceilidh Club London is holding a [...]

Halloween – Robert Burns

By |2019-10-30T11:44:55+00:00October 31st, 2018|Uncategorized|

Halloween - Robert Burns - Best read aloud Upon that night, when fairies light On Cassilis Downans dance, Or owre the lays, in splendid blaze, On sprightly coursers prance; Or for Colean the rout is ta'en, Beneath the moon's pale beams; There, up the Cove,to stray an' rove, Amang the rocks and streams To sport [...]