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Jersey look to secure survival against London Scottish

Jersey face a pivotal game in their battle to avoid relegation from the Championship when they take on London Scottish at St Peter on Saturday. A win could be enough to secure safety but defeat and the islanders could end the day bottom with one match …

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Six things to look out for in the Scottish Premiership this weekend

Easter weekend sees the first round of post split fixtures take place in the Scottish Premiership. Much of the attention is on matters at the bottom of the table with three key clashes helping to shape the ongoing battle to avoid 11th spot. Here's some …

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Millionaire 'Scottish aristocrats' accused of collecting food stamps while …

A pair of self-proclaimed Scottish aristocrats accused of claiming $167,000 in welfare while living aboard a $1.2million yacht have told a court they are broke. Prosecutors claim Colin Chisholm III, 62, and his wife Lady Andrea, 54, ran a seven-year …

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Scottish independence: Expats divided on who should vote

… pub have gathered to discuss Scotland's independence referendum in September. “It's historic – we've never had a vote like this before,” said James Barry, one of those attending the meeting organised by the local branch of the Scottish National party.

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'Scottish aristocrats' Colin Chisholm III and Lady Andrea now claim they have …

A pair of self-proclaimed Scottish aristocrats accused of claiming $167,000 in welfare while living aboard a $1.2million yacht have told a court they are broke. Prosecutors claim Colin Chisholm III, 62, and his wife Lady Andrea, 54, ran a seven-year …

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Joined-up approach paying dividends

Back in 2005, when Labour and the Liberal Democrats still ruled Scotland, plans were announced to expand the then Scottish Drug Enforcement Agency in to a new elite unit, sitting on top of territorial forces like Strathclyde and Grampian. Loading …

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England will be tough if Scotland files for divorce

England does not normally seek to draw up a balance sheet of what it has contributed compared to what Scotland has added to the Union. England does not normally analyse the figures to see if we are paying more in than we are getting out. England even …

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No selection snub for Scotland in St Andrews Trophy

Craigielaw's Grant Forrest, Scotland's top-ranked amateur, is one of those doubling up, the others being James Ross (Royal Burgess) and Jack McDonald (Kilmarnock (Barassie)). Included along with them in the 21-strong St Andrews Trophy squad are …

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Number employed in Scotland rises by six times the population of Fort William

The number of people in a job in Scotland rose by six times the population of Fort William last year, according to Treasury Chief Secretary Danny Alexander. The number of people in a job in Scotland rose by six times the population of Fort William last …

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Cricket: Scotland name squad for Lord's contest

The match will be a 50-over contest and will be Scotland's first match since defeating the United Arab Emirates to qualify for the 2015 World Cup in Australia and New Zealand. The Saltires will face two former Scotland internationals, Jamie Kerr and …

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Scottish independence: CBI Scotland will back No

A CBI spokesperson said: “The CBI has clearly stated its position in the Scottish referendum debate, that Scotland and the rest of the UK are stronger together as part of the union. We have registered this with the Electoral Commission in accordance …

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Mud Rush – Scotland | Muddy Race

Run, jog, crawl and climb around Scotland's largest assault course. Suits all fitness levels from the obstacle course elite to the weekend mud warriors. £10.

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Seder in Scotland Creatively Scheduled | CrownHeights.info …

About 120 men, women and children attended a Pesach Seder arranged by Chabad in Glasgow, Scotland. Running a Seder in Scotland is challenging, as the earliest time to start the Seder this year was 9:20pm! In light of this …

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Brian Ruckley · MPoaF: Scotland Looks Good From The Air

Time for some Moving Pictures on a Friday and for no particular reason, I thought we'd all just spare a couple of minutes to admire Scotland. I mean, I do that all the time since it's where I'm from and where I live, but the rest of …

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Behind the lure of Scottish independence lies the threat of …

The Scottish Trades Union Congress met this week in Dundee, where the Chartists took strike action in August 1842 and marched from Magdalen Green to Forfar for the right of working people to vote. Meeting at such a highly …

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Lanarkshire duo in Miss Scotland finals

“This year is a big one for Scotland with the Commonwealth Games, the Ryder Cup, and of course the referendum and European Music Awards all coming up, so to be able to represent my country throughout all of this and more would be a real honour.”.

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In Pictures: 20 things to see and do in Scotland this Easter weekend

THE weatherman looks set to play ball this Easter so what better way to enjoy the break than by taking advantage of Scotland's treasure of tourist attractions? Take a look at our gallery for some ideas. Bannockburn battle visitor centre. THE sun is out …

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Your pictures of Scotland: 11 – 18 April

Your pictures of Scotland: 11 – 18 April. Anglers on Loch Lomond Colin watched two anglers make their way back to Balmaha across a stormy Loch Lomond. If you want to let us know what you think of this week's pictures, go to http://www.facebook.com/ …

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Heaven Hill Distilleries Unveils New Packaging for Rittenhouse Straight Rye …

After resuming production, the straight rye category began a slow decline due to the increasing popularity of Scotch Whisky and Bourbon. Some ten years ago, after Single Barrel and Small Batch Bourbons began to capture consumer interest, mixologists …

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Wild Turkey Opens New State-of-the-Art Visitor Center

Campari America is also the exclusive US distributor of Bulldog® Gin, Bowmore® Islay Single Malt Scotch Whisky, Auchentoshan® Lowland Single Malt Scotch Whisky, Glen Garioch® Highland Single Malt Scotch Whisky, McClelland's® Single Malt Scotch …

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Global market review of malt whisky – forecasts to 2018

Global market review of malt whisky – forecasts to 2018. Published: April 2014. Publisher: just-drinks.com / IWSR. Product ref: 199319. Pages: 57. Format: PDF. Delivery: Immediate download. Sample: Download a sample. Email details: Forward this to a …

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Only One Month to Go Until World Whisky Day – 17th May

With celebrations across Scotland and signature WWD events in Aberdeen and Edinburgh, we are particularly excited about The Scotch Malt Whisky Society's Clans and Drams Festival as it opens its doors to members and non-members alike with a …

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Bruichladdich owner reports drop in annual sales

That was said to have been driven by the growth of Scotch whiskies and champagne in the US. Remy had previously distributed Edrington's portfolio of Scotch in the US but that agreement has now ended. The Macallan maker has taken its US distribution …

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RU's Communication Week enlightens students

This past week the School of Communication held Communication Week for its students with a series of two speakers a day, along with chances to meet and greet with the speakers. I had the pleasure of attending three of them. The first speaker was Fred …

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Carnival concert turns the Cut into a party

This year's Carnival Concert turned the Cut into a filthy, beautiful party on Friday with an energetic performance from popular artists Icona Pop and Mac Miller. Icona Pop are Swedish EDM-pop crossover artists well-known for their 2012 anthem of …

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WhiskyIntelligence.com » Blog Archive » A QUINTET of …

A QUINTET of Victories for Ian Macleod Distillers at the San Francisco World Spirits Competition – Scotch Whisky News. April 17th, 2014. AA CW.jpg. A QUINTET of victories for Ian Macleod Distillers at the San Francisco World Spirits …

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New Arrivals – Port Ellen, Arran, Springbank

New Arrivals – Port Ellen, Arran, Springbank – Scotch Whisky News. April 17th, 2014. milroysheader. New Arrivals: Port Ellen & Friends. Spring is upon us and Soho is coming out of hibernation. People are starting to mass outside the cafés …

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Scotch Malt Whisky Society “1st Friday Outtrun Tasting …

Scotch Malt Whisky Society “1st Friday Outtrun Tasting” Friday May 2nd, 2014 Victoria BC – Scotch Whisky News. April 18th, 2014. SMWS 3 Glasses. Here are the details for the event: Date: Friday May 2nd, 2014. Time: 6:30pm to 8:00pm.

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Is this the best haggis lunch recipe? | Scottish Food and …

Last week the Macsween Haggis team shared some of their favourite haggis lunch recipes on Facebook. Their haggis quesadillas looked delicious and the cheese and haggis toasties were a triumph. Now the Macsween …

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“Third Person” Int'l Trailer — Paul Haggis' New Drama …

An international trailer has surfaced for "Third Person," writer-director Paul Haggis' latest drama that stars Liam Neeson, Olivia Wilde, James Franco, Mila Kunis, Adrien Brody, and Moran Atias. And much like Haggis' …

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RBS: review has found no evidence of business fraud

Royal Bank of Scotland today said a review by law firm Clifford Chance had found no evidence that it set out to defraud small business customers. Royal Bank of Scotland today said a review by law firm Clifford Chance had found no evidence that it set …

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One last thing: Here's our #STVmostread across Scotland today

One last thing: Here's our #STVmostread across Scotland today. By Katherine Palmer on Thursday 17 April 2014. Share. That's all from us tonight folks. We'll leave you with four cracking reads from across our cities.stv.tv apps today. You better leave …

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Clinical Trials can further boost Scotland's Life Science sector

It's fair to say that this supportive approach has played its part in helping Scotland emerge as a world leader in life sciences in recent years. Given our current standing in the sector, which features successful life science businesses, globally …

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Scotland Tonight: Interview with Kelpies sculptor Andy Scott

Standing at 30 metres high and weighing 300 tonnes, the Kelpies have already become a widely recognised landmark in the Scottish landscape. On Thursday a spectacular half-hour pyrotechnic display marked their official launch. The event also kicked off …

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Hamilton striker Jason Scotland still dreams of his first major medal in …

Jason Scotland still hopes he can win his first major winners' medal in Scottish football, and says the pressure is now on leaders Dundee. All the Trinidad and Tobago striker has to show for his efforts so far is a runners-up medal in the 2005 Scottish …

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