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ASSC Scottish Self-Catering Accommodation Sector Economic Impact Study

Date of article: Thu 13 Oct 16

The Association of Scotland's Self-Caterers (ASSC) has commissioned Frontline Consultants to carry out an Economic Impact Assessment of the Self-Catering Industry in Scotland.Forme ...

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The Adam Smith Global Foundation Welcomes Susan Wilson, Principal Officer for the U.S Consulate General in Edinburgh, to Kirkcaldy

Date of article: Mon 10 Oct 16

The Adam Smith Global Foundation are delighted to welcome Susan Wilson, the Principal Officer for the US Consulate General In Edinburgh to the newly restored Adam Smith Heritage Ce ...

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Meet in the Kingdom

Date of article: Wed 5 Oct 16

Scotland aims to boost European events business with 500 meetings held in one day in the Kingdom of Fife.From 6-7 October, St Andrews will host a major showcase for Scotland's appe ...

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Shortlist for the regional finals of the Scottish Thistle Awards announced

Date of article: Wed 5 Oct 16

The shortlist for the regional finals of the Scottish Thistle Awards has been announced and sees some of Scotland's major attractions, biggest events and top-class accommodation an ...

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AQUARIUM INVITES VISITORS TO MEET ‘TOXIC TEN’

Date of article: Tue 4 Oct 16

Visitors to Deep Sea World, Scotland's national aquarium, are being invited to meet their deadliest denizens of the deep over the autumn break (October 8th-23rd).'Toxic Ten' showca ...

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Fife Business Week Website goes Live!

Date of article: Mon 3 Oct 16

THE countdown to FIFE Business Week 2016 is now well underway with the launch of its new website.The theme for this year's programme of events is Supporting New and Growing Busines ...

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The Ship Inn at Elie awarded AA Pub of the Year Scotland 2016

Date of article: Thu 29 Sep 16

At a star-studded gala dinner in London's Grosvenor Park Lane, the Ship Inn at Elie was awarded the highly coveted title of AA's Scottish Pub of the Year for 2016-17. The AA Hospi ...

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JAMIE DORNAN, ANDY GARCIA AND HUGH GRANT TAKE CENTRE STAGE AT ST ANDREWS

Date of article: Tue 27 Sep 16

• Matthew Goode, Kyle MacLachlan and Greg Kinnear among Hollywood stars to play in Alfred Dunhill Links• Amateurs join top professionals in celebration of links golf at its fin ...

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Promotional Opportunity for businesses in 2017

Date of article: Tue 27 Sep 16

WelcometoFife.com will be running a year long competition with prizes up for grabs each month in 2017. The competition will be run online and participating businesses will receive ...

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The Ship Inn in Elie win AA Pub of the Year for Scotland 2016 - 2017

Date of article: Tue 27 Sep 16

The Ship Inn at Elie was awarded AA Pub of the Year for Scotland 2016 - 2017 at the 2016 AA Hospitality Awards.Held at the Grosvenor House hotel in London on Monday, 26 September ...

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Survey on Ageing and Employers in Fife

Date of article: Tue 27 Sep 16

You are invited to take part in a survey about the knowledge, understanding and management of an ageing workforce and older workers amongst workplaces in Fife.Why is this survey b ...

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MUSIC LEGENDS DAVID FARRELL, RONAN KEATING, HUEY LEWIS, BRIAN McFADDEN AND TICO TORRES TUNE UP FOR ST ANDREWS

Date of article: Wed 21 Sep 16

• 'To get the chance to play side-by-side with professionals in a tournament set-up is unique and very special' says Ronan Keating• Amateurs join top professionals in celebrat ...

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Rail campaign conference

Date of article: Tue 20 Sep 16

The Levenmouth Rail Campaign (LMRC) is holding a conference this Friday afternoon in the Fife Renewables Innovation Centre at Methil Docks. The event, from 1.30pm-4pm, is part of t ...

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Dunfermline and West Fife architecture shows its “Capital” significance in Year of Innovation, Architecture and Design

Date of article: Tue 13 Sep 16

From bridges to The Bruce, Dunfermline is profiling some of its most remarkable architecture to visitors to celebrate the Year of Innovation, Architecture and Design. This weekend ...

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Cupar’s architectural heritage a timeline of Scottish history.

Date of article: Thu 8 Sep 16

Area shows off its architecture to celebrate Year of Innovation, Architecture and DesignThis weekend (10th and 11th September) Cupar and North Fife is encouraging residents and vi ...

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The ASSC Annual Conference and Exhibition

Date of article: Mon 5 Sep 16

The ASSC Annual Conference and Exhibition is the only major event aimed directly at the people and businesses providing holiday rental accommodation in Scotland. This year we are f ...

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Innovating the Nation

Date of article: Thu 1 Sep 16

Scotland's only scientist to be selected for a unique all-female international expedition to Antarctica will help launch a new national ambassador programme celebrating Scotland's ...

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Last sailing of the season for Forth Ferry

Date of article: Thu 1 Sep 16

Next Thursday (September 8) will see the final Forth Ferry sailing of the season, with Fifers having one last chance to enjoy a day out in North Berwick. The Forth Ferry was launch ...

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Free export advice for Fife businesses

Date of article: Tue 30 Aug 16

Fife firms can access free export advice and learn how to effectively research international markets when the 'Exporting is GREAT Tour' makes a stop at the University of St Andrews ...

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Scottish Food & Drink Fortnight Returns

Date of article: Mon 29 Aug 16

Scottish Food & Drink Fortnight returns 3rd-18th September following a hiatus during Scotland's Year of Food and Drink 2015. The nationwide event supports and promotes Scotland ...

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VisitScotland Regional eUpdate - August 2016

Date of article: Fri 26 Aug 16

Click here to view the Fife e-Update.We know the way in which visitors access information about Scotland has changed dramatically over the years and we need to ensure that we resp ...

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Find out more about fibre broadband in Fife

Date of article: Fri 26 Aug 16

Digital Scotland's Showcase is coming to Fife House on Monday 29 August 2016.The Showcase demonstration bus, which features some of the technology on board used in the deployment o ...

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Can Scottish Tourism Triumph?

Date of article: Thu 25 Aug 16

There's not long until the entries deadline for individuals, organisations and initiatives to enter the acclaimed Springboard Awards for Excellence 2016.The 2016 Awards are in sear ...

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STA EU Referendum Impact Assessment - Key Findings

Date of article: Tue 23 Aug 16

Thank you to all 415 businesses who took part in the EU Referendum Impact Assessment we undertook in July. This was the highest level of engagement we have had to date in response ...

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Boost Your Fleet With Hydrogen!

Date of article: Mon 22 Aug 16

Interested in leasing one of our Hykangoo Vans? Contact us at [email protected] leasing a hydrogen fuel cell van for your business, you can:- Improve your busines ...

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Fife Business Week 2016 - Supporting new and growing businesses for future success

Date of article: Mon 22 Aug 16

FIFE Business Week 2016 is set to run this year from 7 to 11 November. Featuring a range of events to support new and growing businesses, it will also provide opportunities for com ...

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Mid Fife Tourism Association Feedback Session

Date of article: Mon 22 Aug 16

You are invited to attend a TOURISM INDUSTRY FEEDBACK SESSION to find out more about the review of Mid Fife Tourism and the emerging opportunities that Mid Fife can capitalise upon ...

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Fife Event On Track Thanks To Funding Boost

Date of article: Fri 19 Aug 16

One of Scotland's biggest motorsport festivals is among 21 events to be supported by the EventScotland National Funding Programme as part of VisitScotland's work to deliver the nat ...

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CruiseForth Complete WorldHost Training

Date of article: Thu 18 Aug 16

Cruise passengers arriving at Rosyth this year will receive an even better welcome after CruiseForth volunteers completed WorldHost training to add to their already award winning s ...

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Fife Council Welcomes Entrepreneurial Scotland

Date of article: Wed 17 Aug 16

An Evening with Chris Gauld, CEO of Spark EnergyCreating Growth in Challenging TimesDate: Thursday 22nd September 2016Registration: 6.15pm – 6.45pm, when a light buffet will be s ...

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Taste the industry School programme

Date of article: Wed 17 Aug 16

Fife Council's Culture of Enterprise, Tree of Knowledge and Tennent's Training Academy have joined forces to create a unique skills approach and educational experience for Fife's y ...

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Forth Bridge World Heritage Partnership Project shortlisted for national award

Date of article: Wed 17 Aug 16

The Forth Bridge World Heritage Partnership Project has been shortlisted for the Scottish Awards for Quality in Planning 2016.The Scottish Awards for Quality in Planning (SAQP 2016 ...

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Kingsbarns Distillery Announces Founders' Club Instalment Plan

Date of article: Tue 16 Aug 16

Kingsbarns Distillery is delighted to announce that its Founders' Club membership is now available to buy through an instalment plan.The Visitor Centre was opened on St Andrews Da ...

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Innovation In Food And Drink

Date of article: Tue 16 Aug 16

The Fife Renewables Innovation Centre will be running a series of 'Innovation In' events throughout 2016 and 2017. These events will focus on Fife's key business sectors and will e ...

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The Export Hub

Date of article: Mon 15 Aug 16

The Export Hub is an initiative led by the UK Government Department for International Trade backed by Scottish Enterprise, Highlands and Islands Enterprise and the Scottish Council ...

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An app that could be the cat’s whiskers ...

Date of article: Thu 11 Aug 16

The famous and much-missed cool cat about town, Hamish McHamish,will have a virtual presence this summer.A new app guiding people round St Andrews was launched by the charity found ...

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Gold stars for Fife Accommodation

Date of article: Thu 11 Aug 16

Developed and continually improved for over 25 years, VisitScotland's Quality Assurance scheme is a benchmark for quality and in recognition of their high standards, Pitmilly West ...

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Digital Tourism Scotland Courses in Fife

Date of article: Tue 9 Aug 16

Digital Tourism Scotland (DTS) delivers a range of services to help your tourism business make the most of new digital opportunities. DTS are there to help you find, engage with an ...

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Thistle break records

Date of article: Mon 8 Aug 16

The Scottish Thistle Awards is celebrating this month after receiving a record-breaking number of entries for this year's awards.Scottish tourism's equivalent of the Oscars saw 715 ...

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KINGSBARNS DISTILLERY VISITOR CENTRE WELCOMES TWO NEW EXCLUSIVE WHISKIES

Date of article: Mon 8 Aug 16

Kingsbarns Distillery is delighted to announce that two new exclusive single cask bottlings from Wemyss Malts are now available in its Visitor Centre and online shop.The Visitor Ce ...

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