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Beam me in, Scotty

Date of article: Thu 7 Jul 16

VisitScotland has put out a global call to Scots to ensure Scotland remains one of the top holiday choices after a rapid rise of destinations worldwide.Recent findings show in the ...

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Fife Historic Buildings Trust – Holiday Letting / Marketing Consultant Position

Date of article: Thu 7 Jul 16

Fife Historic Buildings Trust – Holiday Letting / Marketing consultantCan you help us manage our beautiful historic holiday lets and promote our work?Fife Historic Buildings Tru ...

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Learning to offer a WorldHost welcome

Date of article: Mon 11 Jul 16

Some of Fife's youngest tourism staff secure WorldHost certificationSome of Fife's youngest tourism staff have been learning the importance of a WorldHost welcome. Members of staff ...

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Could you get 'Coach Friendly Status' for your Visitor Attraction?

Date of article: Mon 4 Jul 16

Coach Friendly Status for Visitor Attractions.The scheme, which is completely free, has been designed to: 'recognise and reward visitor attractions that demonstrate a commitment ...

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Food for thought

Date of article: Fri 1 Jul 16

The growing reputation of Scotland's restaurants, cafes, bars and pubs resulted in a visitor spend of almost £1 billion on food and drink, the highest ever recorded, during the Ye ...

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An eventful season to come in Fife

Date of article: Fri 1 Jul 16

Tourism businesses throughout Fife are gearing up for a busy season ahead, with arts festivals and food & drink celebrations being just some of the events taking place which a ...

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VisitScotland Regional eUpdate - June 2016

Date of article: Fri 1 Jul 16

Promoting our food and drink truly is a recipe for success with two out of three visitors to Scotland stating that quality of food is an important factor when deciding where to go ...

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Market Development Programme Opportunities

Date of article: Tue 28 Jun 16

Fife Council's Market Development Programme offers a practical and effective way for Fife companies to easily take part in UK events and trade shows.Please see below a list of Oppo ...

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Fife Business Matters Summer Issue

Date of article: Tue 28 Jun 16

The Summer issue of fbm is now available to view online at: http://www.propertyebrochures.co.uk/fbm/issue35/issue35.html ...

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Lochgelly Town Centre Regeneration Awards

Date of article: Mon 27 Jun 16

AWARD WINNING LOCHGELLY'Lochgelly Town Centre Regeneration' has been awarded first place in two categories at the Planning and Placemaking Awards which took place last week in Lond ...

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Aberdour's Silver Sands beach awarded four stars by VisitScotland

Date of article: Mon 27 Jun 16

ABERDOUR'S award-winning Silver Sands beach has added another feather to its cap after receiving an impressive four-star Quality Assurance Award.The VisitScotland award is an upgr ...

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Industry collaboration key as UK moves towards leaving the EU

Date of article: Fri 24 Jun 16

The STA has remained neutral on the issue of whether or not the UK remains a member of the European Union. As a member association, we acknowledge that the views of our members dif ...

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Fife Council’s Market Development Programme

Date of article: Thu 23 Jun 16

Fife Council's Market Development Programme offers a practical and effective way for Fife companies to easily take part in UK events and trade shows; whether exhibiting individuall ...

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Can Business Gateway Help You Develop Your Markets through Exhibitions

Date of article: Tue 28 Jan 14

Exhibitions can be a highly effective method of getting your product or service in front of thousands of potential customers in a matter of days, however the cost of attending can ...

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Follow up St Andrews LTA meeting 27June 1:00 PM St Andrews Library

Date of article: Thu 23 Jun 16

The St Andrews Bed and Breakfast Association invites you to attend our follow-on meeting from our 12 May Tourism meeting to discuss and evaluate whether to propose and form a new T ...

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Business Briefing - Open Championships 2015

Date of article: Thu 9 Oct 14

Planning is well underway for next year’s Open Championship in St Andrews and Fife businesses are being urged to plan ahead to take advantage of the rise in visitors to the Kingd ...

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Fife's golf tourism sector continues to attract interest at international exhibition

Date of article: Mon 16 Dec 13

Fife's international reputation as a golf destination will be a major attraction for buyers at the Visit Scotland Expo in Glasgow in April.Liam Barn, project manager of the Fife Go ...

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Forth Bridges Festival

Date of article: Sat 8 Feb 14

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Vacancy at Fife Coast & Countryside Trust

Date of article: Fri 17 Jun 16

MARKETING OFFICERMarketing Officer : 30 HRS/WEEKSalary £24,046 - £30,560 pro rataFife Coast and Countryside Trust is Fifes leading environmental charity which delivers a range of ...

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Would you like to be featured on our ideas bank?

Date of article: Fri 17 Jan 14

How would you like an opportunity to gain some free brand exposure and demonstrate your position as an expert in your field?Business Gateway has recently created an Ideas Bank on o ...

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Husband and wife team invest in accessible tourism

Date of article: Thu 16 Jun 16

A group holiday accommodation catering for guests with disabilities has opened its doors at Chance Inn, near Cupar.The Rings, designed by Fife-based husband and wife team, Firm of ...

The Rings is a new accessible holiday destination in Fife. Designed by husband and wife team, Firm of M C Henderson, it aims to give groups of up to 16 people with disabled members the facilities they need for a comfortable trip away together.
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Come to Life in Fife with our new promotional video

Date of article: Mon 13 Jun 16

'Come to Life in Fife' our fantastic new animated video has just gone live and we need you to be a part of it!This new and exciting video showcases Fife in a fun and entertaining w ...

Watch and share our fantastic new animated video promoting all there is to love about Fife
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East Neuk tourism to pick up some tips

Date of article: Mon 16 Dec 13

With the summer season  nearly here a roadshow is headed to the Pittenweem Inn on Tuesday 21st May to show tourism businesses how they can make the most of it.Organised by the Eas ...

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Experience some of Fife's best outdoor attractions at Edinburgh event!

Date of article: Mon 16 Dec 13

Fife Council's OutdoorFife team will be hosting an exciting event in Edinburgh's Princes Street Gardens, near St. Cutherbert's Church on Sunday 25th August 2013 from 10:30 till 16: ...

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Fife Golf tees off to international meet with travel companies

Date of article: Mon 16 Dec 13

With interest in Fife golf now coming from as far afield as Korea and India, the Fife Golf Partnership is heading off to meet travel companies at an international exhibition in Nov ...

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Joint tourism opportunities welcomed by Edinburgh & Fife Councillors

Date of article: Mon 16 Dec 13

Councillors from Edinburgh and Fife joined a number of Fife tourism businesses as they took to Edinburgh's Princes Street Gardens yesterday (Sunday 25th August) to promote Fife's o ...

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East Neuk tourism looks to winter opportunities

Date of article: Mon 16 Dec 13

Although the sunshine has not completely left us, tourism businesses in the East Neuk are looking ahead to winter opportunities to attract visitors.Andy Peddie, newly elected chair ...

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Kirkcaldy & Mid-Fife tourism looks to winter opportunities

Date of article: Mon 16 Dec 13

As autumn begins tourism businesses in Kirkcaldy and mid-Fife are looking ahead to winter opportunities to attract visitors.Drew Shedden, chair of the Local Tourist Association, ho ...

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Mid-Fife & Kirkcaldy Local Tourism Association takes a royal look at attracting visitors

Date of article: Mon 16 Dec 13

After a busy summer tourism organisations and  businesses in the Mid-Fife & Kirkcaldy area are again making time to progress their 'In The Footsteps of Kings' project.At a mee ...

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Britain in bloom gold awards for Glenrothes & Aberdour

Date of article: Fri 6 Dec 13

Glenrothes has won gold in the large town category at this year's Britain in Bloom awards –the second time the town has picked up this prestigious award, with the judges commenti ...

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Fife tourism hits the airwaves

Date of article: Mon 16 Dec 13

A major marketing initiative to promote Fife as a tourist destination hits the airwaves on Saturday (9th November) with an hour long programme on Real Radio. The Ewen and Cat Guide ...

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Fife goes down well with international tourism companies

Date of article: Mon 16 Dec 13

Fife tourism businesses wowed international visitors at VisitScotland Expo, showcasing natural attractions and outdoor activities to tour companies from as far afield as India and ...

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Ancestral visit to Crail planned for May 2015

Date of article: Fri 6 Dec 13

The Visit Crail website has been contacted by members of the Runciman family based in Australia who have traced their family tree to a particular event in their history involving a ...

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CCW leads business community in search for young entrepreneur

Date of article: Fri 29 Nov 13

CCW is leading the business community in the search for young entrepreneurs with brilliant ideas to start up their own businesses.Donna Reynolds and Shena Whelan of CCW are runnin ...

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New town centre business support fund launched

Date of article: Fri 29 Nov 13

Business Gateway Fife is delighted to be able to offer valuable support funds for town centre businesses as Fife Council continues its efforts to revitalise its key towns.With no f ...

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New website, Meetings & Weddings in Fife

Date of article: Fri 6 Dec 13

Fife Tourism Partnership has just launched our Meeting and Weddings in Fife website, the site will be promoted through VisitScotland's convention Scotland site www.conventionscotla ...

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Food Barks Back

Date of article: Fri 18 Oct 13

Creating deliciously tasty promotional imagery that will sell your business and win you customersPeople feast with their eyes. So if your food is fabulous, your imagery needs to be ...

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Craft tourism, an exclusive opportunity for tourism professionals

Date of article: Wed 27 Nov 13

Craft Scotland invites you to an exclusive craft experiences evening at the Dovecot Studios on Wednesday 4th December from 3.30pm till 5.30pm ...

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New Cycling Routes

Date of article: Tue 29 Oct 13

Calling Fife businesses, are you near one of the new cycling routes?Fife has some of the best family cycling routes and off-road trails in the whole of Scotland – and over the ne ...

cycling routes in Fife, downloadable on OutdoorFife.com
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VisitScotland eUpdate - November 2013

Date of article: Mon 25 Nov 13

In 2014 we will see a year of brilliant moments when Scotland welcomes the world. The 20th November was the official launch of our new Brilliant Moments TV advertising campaign, ai ...

VisitScotland's latest e-newsletter
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