Tag: Events

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April Canteen Street Food Festival @ Archerfield

WHAT ARE YOU DOING THIS SATURDAY? How about having an AMAZING day of street food, music & fun at Archerfield Walled Garden?! No booking required – £1 Adults, kids go free (dogs welcome) April Trader Line-Up : Chick & Pea (Middle Eastern) Taste Like Crepe (Sweet Crepes) Spice Pots (Indian) Mac Shack (Mac n Cheese) Sugar Daddys…
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April 26, 2018 0

New university scholarship to address LGBT issues in tourism & events sector

Queen Margaret University (QMU) in Musselburgh, East Lothian, has launched a new scholarship geared towards lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) studies in the tourism and events industry. With its specialisms in tourism and events, Queen Margaret University (QMU) has teamed-up with US-based TravelAdvocates to offer the scholarship to up to two students a year…
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September 16, 2016 0

Funding boost for ploughing championships in East Lothian

The first European Reversible Ploughing Championships to be held on Scottish soil is among 21 events across the country which are receiving backing from the latest round of awards from the EventScotland National Funding Programme, as part of VisitScotland’s work to deliver the national events strategy Scotland the Perfect Stage. The European Reversible Ploughing Championships…
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August 11, 2016 0

Music lovers and foodies are in for a treat at Gardening Scotland 2016

With just over one week to go until the start of Gardening Scotland – the country’s Outdoor Living Show – the event’s organisers are reminding people that the show is more than just a fantastic day out for gardeners. This year’s event, which takes place from Friday 3rd to Sunday 5th June at the Royal…
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May 25, 2016 0

Nothing says ‘I love you’ like tickets to Gardening Scotland

February is here and Valentine’s Day is fast approaching. This year, instead of giving a dozen red roses, why not surprise your loved one by treating them to a pair of tickets to Gardening Scotland? What could be more romantic than giving your heart’s desire the opportunity to see the most beautiful floral fair in…
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February 3, 2016 0

NEW CHAIRMAN FOR GARDENING SCOTLAND AS EVENT LOOKS TO THE FUTURE

The Gardening Scotland event, which takes place in the grounds of the Royal Highland Centre in Edinburgh from 3rd-5th June, welcomes a new Chairman to the fold ahead of the 2016 event.  Jimmy Gilchrist, who runs family business GP Plantscape Ltd, based in Lanark, takes over from longstanding Chairman Donald Wemyss. Scotland’s national gardening event…
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January 13, 2016 0

Musselburgh’s Riding of the Marches 2016 announces its principals

Musselburgh’s Riding of the Marches 2016 has officially launched with the introduction of the seven Principals, who will lead the pomp and pageantry of  this historic event. RoM2016 is one of the most ancient ceremonies in the UK. Although it is thought to date back to the 5th Century, it was first recorded in 1682.…
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January 13, 2016 0