Press releases

Scotland sees the Commonwealth Games effect with a 9.98% increase in visitor numbers

Scotland sees the Commonwealth Games effect with a 9.98% increase in visitor numbers

Mar 16, 2015 09:48 GMT
The Association of Leading Visitor Attractions (ALVA) announces its members' visitor f...

Home run!

Home run!

Jan 07, 2015 11:07 GMT
Homecoming Scotland 2014 events top over 2 million attendances

Homecoming bound

Homecoming bound

Nov 27, 2014 15:07 GMT
Inverurie school pupils create Year of Homecoming inspired book.

Burns winter garden event promises to be a scorcher!

Burns winter garden event promises to be a scorcher!

Nov 19, 2014 15:07 GMT
There’s a bright spark of inspiration on the horizon with brand new event Ae Spark o’ N...

Celebrate Scotland’s patron saint on St Andrew’s Day

Celebrate Scotland’s patron saint on St Andrew’s Day

Nov 18, 2014 09:00 GMT
On Sunday 30 November Scots will enjoy many brilliant moments as they celebrate the pat...

A Highland High Five

A Highland High Five

Nov 13, 2014 14:26 GMT
​Visitors, locals and businesses have given a ‘high five’ to the Highland Homecoming ce...

VisitScotland plugs into MTV generation

VisitScotland plugs into MTV generation

Nov 05, 2014 11:43 GMT
The MTV Europe Music Awards (EMA) will act as a catalyst in attracting a new generation...

 Scotland’s top line-up continues with Christmas and Hogmanay 2014

Scotland’s top line-up continues with Christmas and Hogmanay 2014

Oct 31, 2014 14:26 GMT
From traditional Christmas markets and winter wonderland ice rinks, to haggis hurling a...

Close encounters of the heard kind

Close encounters of the heard kind

Oct 29, 2014 17:15 GMT

Homecoming boost for Hebridean Hopscotch

Homecoming boost for Hebridean Hopscotch

Oct 28, 2014 10:13 GMT
Bookings rise for travel company following Homecoming tie-in