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A weekend of whisky tasting in Edinburgh and the Highlands

A WEEKEND OF WHISKY TASTING IN EDINBURGH AND THE HIGHLANDS

Experts at Edinburgh's The Glasshouse demystify Scotch tasting, while the Deanston Distillery explains the process. Neil Simpson, armed...

Virgin Atlantic, Air France and KLM launch codeshare partnership

VIRGIN ATLANTIC, AIR FRANCE AND KLM LAUNCH CODESHARE PARTNERSHIP

Virgin Atlantic, Air France and KLM have today announced their first codeshare agreement - creating new trans-Atlantic travel options...

 
 
 
Father of two dies from cancer after doctors missed throat tumour

FATHER OF TWO DIES FROM CANCER AFTER DOCTORS MISSED THROAT TUMOUR

Ryan Greenan, from Wester Hailes in Edinburgh, was just 35 when he died last month because of oesophageal cancer which spread to his...

Edinburgh Airport news release - new chauffeur service introduced

EDINBURGH AIRPORT NEWS RELEASE - NEW CHAUFFEUR SERVICE INTRODUCED

A new chauffeur service which will pick up passengers from the tarmac and take them to their destination has been introduced at Edinburgh...

 
 
 
Prince Philip Decides He's Done Driving At 97

PRINCE PHILIP DECIDES HE'S DONE DRIVING AT 97

It's unlikely that you or I or Lorde will ever somehow pull a Mia Thermopolis and become royals overnight. It's similarly unlikely...

6N: Ireland rebounds to beat Scotland 22-13 at Murrayfield

6N: IRELAND REBOUNDS TO BEAT SCOTLAND 22-13 AT MURRAYFIELD

EDINBURGH, Scotland - Ireland kept alive its Six Nations title defense at Murrayfield by grinding down Scotland 22-13 on Saturday.

 
 
 
Edinburgh to introduce tourist tax in UK

EDINBURGH TO INTRODUCE TOURIST TAX IN UK

After winning a battle for the right to introduce a tourism tax Edinburgh local councils will have the power to bring in visitor levy...

Councilors will consider Edinburgh tourist tax next week

COUNCILORS WILL CONSIDER EDINBURGH TOURIST TAX NEXT WEEK

In Edinburgh next week, a probable tourist tax will be put to city councilors as they are set to execute what would be in UK first. Plans...

 
 
 
Edinburg councilors are all geared up to introduce tourist tax

EDINBURG COUNCILORS ARE ALL GEARED UP TO INTRODUCE TOURIST TAX

As per a new report, proposals for bringing in a £2 tourist tax in Edinburgh would be capped at seven nights. Edinburgh City Council...

Transplanting stem cells from donors' eyes could 'cure blindness'

TRANSPLANTING STEM CELLS FROM DONORS' EYES COULD 'CURE BLINDNESS'

A study by the University of Edinburgh of 13 people with limbal stem cell deficiency found transplanting stem cells from donors' corneas...

 
 
 
No yoke! Eggs from genetically-modified chickens could be used to fight cancer and arthritis 

NO YOKE! EGGS FROM GENETICALLY-MODIFIED CHICKENS COULD BE USED TO FIGHT CANCER AND ARTHRITIS 

A study by the University of Edinburgh found modifying the farm animal's DNA causes their eggs to contain proteins that are often lacking...

I Cannot Believe Prince Philip Drives a Freelander, of All Things

I CANNOT BELIEVE PRINCE PHILIP DRIVES A FREELANDER, OF ALL THINGS

The most shocking thing to come out of this week's story about 97-year-old Prince Philip crashing and apparently immediately replacing...

 
 
 
Prince Philip warned by UK police for driving without seatbelt

PRINCE PHILIP WARNED BY UK POLICE FOR DRIVING WITHOUT SEATBELT

The Duke of Edinburgh was driving another Land Rover when he was involved in a violent collision Thursday.

Prince Philip's Car Crash Involved a 9-Month-Old Baby Boy

PRINCE PHILIP'S CAR CRASH INVOLVED A 9-MONTH-OLD BABY BOY

New details are emerging about Prince Philip's car crash. The Duke of Edinburgh was involved in a road accident with another vehicle...

 
 
 
Edinburgh airport welcomes record 14 million people

EDINBURGH AIRPORT WELCOMES RECORD 14 MILLION PEOPLE

Edinburgh airport welcomed over 14 million people recording a 6.5 per cent rise over the last year 2017. It is the busiest airport...

Scottish Tourism Alliance cautions against Edinburgh tourism tax

SCOTTISH TOURISM ALLIANCE CAUTIONS AGAINST EDINBURGH TOURISM TAX

Hotel occupancy all over Scotland has dropped 1.4 percent, as per STA, while the UK occupies number 135 position out of 136 countries,...

 
 
 
Feel the Love Across the Pond: Take Your S.O. on a Weekend Break in the U.K

FEEL THE LOVE ACROSS THE POND: TAKE YOUR S.O. ON A WEEKEND BREAK IN THE U.K

After the end-of-year rush, it pays to break out of your go-go-to routine and get away. Here, seven romantic weekend escapes in the...

Hundreds of flights cancelled due to expected heavy winds at Amsterdam Airport

HUNDREDS OF FLIGHTS CANCELLED DUE TO EXPECTED HEAVY WINDS AT AMSTERDAM AIRPORT

There were warning for possible disruption and tens of thousands of passengers intending to avail the Amsterdam Airport have had their...

 
 
 
British Royal Warrant Menswear Brands You Should Know

BRITISH ROYAL WARRANT MENSWEAR BRANDS YOU SHOULD KNOW

Its usual for media to pick up on whatever Meghan the Duchess of Sussex and Catherine the Duchess of Cambridge are wearing. In turn,...

Emirates Airline carries over 59 million passengers in the year 2018

EMIRATES AIRLINE CARRIES OVER 59 MILLION PASSENGERS IN THE YEAR 2018

Dubai based aviation company Emirates Airline has carried over 59 million passengers on over 3,700 passenger flights on average per...