STIRLING TO HOST SCOTLAND’S FIRST FESTIVAL OF VOLUNTEERING

Scotland’s first ever festival of volunteering will take place in Stirling this week (21-26 September) in a bid to boost the number of Scots donating their time to good causes. Festival Director Rob Rae of Volunteer Scotland said: “Scotland is already a very generous nation, with around one and a half million Scots taking part [...]

By | September 21st, 2017|

RECIPE FOR SUCCESS

Stirling Soup is back on the menu this weekend (24 September), giving five more local projects the chance to win community funding. Soup 4, will take place on Sunday 24 September at the Mayfield Centre from 3-5pm, as part of Stirling Festival of Volunteering, with entertainment provided by Stirling Wellbeing Choir. The concept of Soup [...]

By | September 20th, 2017|

PRAISES RING OUT FOR STIRLING ALARMS

Stirling Alarms has secured a second prestigious industry medal in less than 2 years of trading. The Fallin based firm, which offers alarms, CCTV and access control systems across Forth Valley, has been awarded gold status by the UK’s leading approvals and certification body, the National Security Inspectorate. The accreditation is the highest accolade that [...]

By | September 11th, 2017|

WHISTLE STOP TRAIL OF STIRLING

Creative Stirling and Go Forth Stirling are teaming up this Friday (25 August) to run a whistle stop trail of the city, taking in some of Stirling’s arts, heritage, food and business highlights. The ‘Stirling Connected’ event will take place from 1-4pm, when locals and visitors are invited to visit 5 designated sites across Stirling [...]

By | August 23rd, 2017|

BIKE STUNT TEAM TO TOP THE BILL AT STIRLING CYCLE FESTIVAL

Stirling Festival of Cycling returns to the city on Sunday 6 August 2017 with a fun filled day of cycling activities for the whole family to enjoy at Stirling High School from 10am-4pm. Topping the bill are Scotland’s Cycle Stunt Team The Clan who will wow the crowd with their spectacular showcase of skilful tricks [...]

By | August 3rd, 2017|

GRUFFALO GOES ON SAFARI IN STIRLING

The Gruffalo is going on safari this summer in aid of Stirling based charity Artlink Central. Families are being offered the chance to get up close to the world’s favourite furry monster at Blair Drummond Safari Park on Saturday 19 August. The much-loved beast will be joined by his creator Julia Donaldson as she gives a [...]

By | August 3rd, 2017|

GOOGLE BACKS APP THAT UNLOCKS SNAPCHAT & INSTAGRAM STORIES

A ground-breaking new vertical video app by an Edinburgh based start-up has been awarded €50,000 from Google’s Digital News Initiative Fund. Snappd enables Snapchat and Instagram users to upload their video stories and make them permanently available across other social media and the web. The unique app, which is free to download from the App [...]

By | August 3rd, 2017|

STIRLING PR SUPPORTS FORTH VALLEY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE

Owner of Stirling PR,  Lesley Wilkinson has been appointed as a Director of Forth Valley Chamber of Commerce. She brings almost two decades of experience working with and for the media to the Chamber's Board. Lesley started her career as a print and broadcast journalist before working for the University of Stirling as their Head of Communications [...]

By | June 21st, 2017|

VOTE NOW FOR YOUR FAVOURITE FORTH VALLEY BUSINESS

The competition is hotting up in a public poll to uncover Forth Valley’s Favourite Business. The online vote, organised by Forth Valley Chamber of Commerce, invites members of the public to vote for their favourite Stirling, Falkirk or Clackmannanshire based business:  http://www.forthvalleychamber.com/poll Stirling firm Bespoke Catering and Events currently tops the poll with 340 votes. [...]

By | June 21st, 2017|

MARATHON EFFORT BY MOIRS FOR HOSPICE

Bainsford based cleaning company Moirs have raised over £900 for Strathcarron Hospice in less than a month. The firm raised £850 for the charity by participating in Stirling’s first marathon in May and on Friday staff took part in the Hospice’s Go Yellow Day raising a further £90. Moirs became a charitable partner of the Hospice [...]

By | June 21st, 2017|