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Traditional Shortbread Recipe

Enjoy this tried and tested shortbread recipe, handed down through the generations. A tasty, home-made gift!   Ingredients 250 grams butter 125 grams caster sugar Pinch of salt 250 grams […]

Outdoor Scotland

The 1000 Year Hike

At the end of May, a team of walkers will walk the 96 miles from Milngavie to Fort William in memory of their brother and close friend Stuart Fraser who passed away last September after being diagnosed with prostate cancer. Walkers will be coming from all over the world to take part.

Outdoor Scotland

A Family Day Out Around Falkirk

There’s an abundance of attractions around Falkirk for all the family…   First stop – Linlithgow Palace  The ruined but magnificent palace was the home of Scotland’s royal family in […]


Oatcakes for Burns Night!

Nairn’s, producers of exceptional Scottish oatcakes, and award-winning Edinburgh-based chef Mark Greenaway have joined forces to devise a special gourmet treat just for Burns Night!   Haggis, Neeps and Tatties […]

Wee Adventures

The Antonine Wall

Take in the most northern frontier of the Roman Empire, which runs roughly 63km (39 miles) from Old Kilpatrick in West Dunbartonshire to Carriden, near Bo’ness, on the Firth of […]

Wee Adventures

Finnieston Crane

Reader suggestion.  The iconic crane on Clydeside that symbolises Glasgow’s industrial heritage is now a popular visitor attraction and an ideal spot for a picture. Find out more or discover […]

Wee Adventures

Arlington Baths

A Victorian bathing complex run by its members; it is the oldest community club of its kind in the world and a beautiful location for a swim. Visit the Arlington […]

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