Press Releases

Putting the best paw forward to head to Scotland

Aug 20, 2014 16:16 BST VisitScotland World Sheepdog Trials 2014 lead the way to the Highlands…

Enjoy the best of the Caribbean and Cuba with Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines

Aug 20, 2014 14:56 BST Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines The first port of call is Funchal, on the ‘Garden Island’ of Madeira, before Balmoral heads across the Atlantic to Bridgetown, Barbados. Situated on the island’s only natural harbour, this paradise offers a plethora of stunning white sandy beaches and clear blue seas for sunshine and relaxation; guests can also take a tour to the very special natural phenomenon of Harrison’s Cave, formed from ...

Teeing up a strong golfing future

Aug 20, 2014 13:57 BST VisitScotland Statement from Mike Cantlay, Chairman of VisitScotland, following today's Scottish golf announcements.

All aboard!

Aug 20, 2014 13:09 BST VisitScotland Trains will be operational on the Borders Railway from September 6, 2015, the First Minister Alex Salmond announced today (Wednesday, August 20).

Raising the bar!

Aug 20, 2014 11:19 BST VisitScotland A Quality Assurance award scheme, designed to promote the use of Scottish produce, could see the country’s pubs and bars attracting more customers.

ALLIANZ SENDS UK TEENAGE FOOTBALL FANS TO GERMANY TO MEET WORLD CUP STARS FROM FC BAYERN MUNICH

Aug 20, 2014 11:17 BST Allianz Insurance Allianz is giving competition winners, Mollie Aspinall and Zachary Henderson, the opportunity to attend the sixth Allianz Junior Football Camp, which will be held in Munich from 20-25 August.

ALLIANZ CREATES NEW CLAIMS MANAGEMENT ROLE

Aug 20, 2014 09:35 BST Allianz Insurance Allianz has appointed Richard Nettleship to the newly created role of proposition and change relationship manager.

Tasting Our Best in Aberdeenshire

Aug 19, 2014 15:32 BST VisitScotland Taste Our Best Food and Drink Scheme Awards given to two Aberdeenshire restaurants

Ryder Cup Ticket Sale Puts Golf Fans First

Aug 18, 2014 11:43 BST VisitScotland 3,000 Match Day tickets earmarked for Ryder Cup commercial programme go on general sale today

A reel holiday to remember

Aug 18, 2014 09:25 BST VisitScotland National tourism organisation VisitScotland has teamed up with Lionsgate UK to promote the country with a new comedy starring Billy Connolly and David Tennant. The Scottish comedy legend and former Doctor Who star play a father and son in the aptly titled What we did on our Holiday, a film VisitScotland says is a perfect advert for the country’s stunning scenery and sense of fun.