FEEDING THE NATION: UNION WORKING WITH GOVERNMENTS AND SUPPLY CHAIN

Feeding The Nation: Union Working With Governments & Supply Chain

NFU Scotland has this week written to the UK and Scottish ministers with responsibility for agriculture as Scotland’s farmers, crofters and growers continue to...

Food & Drink Businesses Asked To Reduce Staffing To ‘Bare Essentials’

Call for national guidance to secure food supplyJoint statement from industry bodies; Scotland Food & Drink, FDF Scotland, Scottish Agricultural Organisation Society (SAOS), National...
Supermarkets to join forces to feed the nation

Supermarkets to join forces to feed the nation

Competition laws relaxed to allow supermarkets to work together on coronavirus response. The government is temporarily relaxing elements of competition law as part of a...

300 Schoolchildren from across the Stewartry attend ‘Food & Farming’ days

Last week was a busy time in Wallets Marts in Castle Douglas, with 300 Primary School children attending two ‘Food & Farming’ days. These...
Scottish Government Supporting food and drink tourism

Scottish Government Supporting food and drink tourism

Food and drink tourism businesses throughout Scotland will benefit from £220,000 of funding to help promote the sector.The funding will be used to develop...
Foundation Apprenticeship perfect formula pupil Astrid

Foundation Apprenticeship is the perfect formula for Dumfries and Galloway pupil Astrid

Teenager Astrid Chagunda is cooking up a storm thanks to her Food and Drink Technology Foundation Apprenticeship.The St Joseph’s College pupil enjoyed her Health...
CHEERS TO A SAFE NIGHT OUT IN DUMFRIES AND GALLOWAY

Cheers To A Safe Night Out In Dumfries & Galloway

Venues from across Dumfries and Galloway were celebrating this week at the local Best Bar None Awards ceremony.   Best Bar None is a not-for-profit funded...
EASTERBROOK HALL ACHIEVE GOLD STANDARD AND IS SHORTLISTED IN NATIONAL BEST BAR NONE AWARDS 2020

Easterbrook Hall Achieve Gold Standard & Is Shortlisted In National Best Bar None Awards...

Easterbrook Hall at The Crichton has this week received the Gold Standard Regional Award at the Dumfries & Galloway Best Bar None Local Awards...
CRABBIE'S PROUD TO REVEAL TWO NEW SCOTTISH RUGBY GINS

Crabbie’s Proud To Reveal Two New Scottish Rugby Gins

Crabbie’s has unveiled two new special edition Scottish Rugby gins in time for the Guinness Six Nations and named them after two former Scotland...
Doddie Beir

‘Doddie Beir’ to be on offer at some venues during Six Nations

A Scottish hospitality group has created a one-of-a-kind pint to be poured in its bars – with all profits made going to the My...

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SQA ANNOUNCE NAT-5 COURSEWORK NOT TO BE MARKED

SQA ANNOUNCE NAT-5 COURSEWORK NOT TO BE MARKED

The Scottish Qualifications Authority (SQA) has stated that due to the COVID-19 Pandemic school coursework which has already been submitted by pupils will not...

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