GRUFFALO ILLUSTRATOR BACKS CHARITY AUCTION

An original art work by Axel Scheffler, the award winning illustrator of international bestseller The Gruffalo, is to be auctioned in aid of arts programmes for children and adults with additional support needs. The unpublished piece, a colourful under the sea illustration for Julia Donaldson’s much loved children’s book Tiddler, will be up for grabs [...]

By | May 12th, 2017|

CHAMBER TO MARK 5TH BIRTHDAY BY CELEBRATING THE BEST IN BUSINESS

Forth Valley Chamber of Commerce will officially launch its 2017 Business Awards on Thursday (April 20) with a champagne reception sponsored by Stirling Highland Hotel. The popular annual awards ceremony, which is now in its 4th year, will be held at Dunblane Hydro on 21 September 2017 to coincide with the Chamber’s 5th birthday. Michelle [...]

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THE UK’S FIRST SPORTS BUSINESS INCUBATOR

The UK’s first sports business incubator will be officially launched at Stirling University Innovation Park on Thursday 2 February. The Sport Hive is an innovative hub where entrepreneurs, students and businesses come together to develop ideas that enhance the world of sport. Sharing a campus with Scotland’s University for Sporting Excellence, the Sport Hive builds [...]

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HELICOPTER REVAMP REVEALED

A retired Sea King helicopter has returned to active service, this time as luxury overnight accommodation – making it one of Scotland’s most unusual places to stay. Stirling farmer Martyn Steedman and his wife Louise snapped up the 1980s military relic in an online MOD auction for £7,000 back in March 2016 and have converted [...]

By | May 12th, 2017|