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Oct 30, 2015 14:43 GMT VisitScotland VisitScotland embarks on search for new Chair

Scotland feels 'Outlander effect'

Oct 30, 2015 12:50 GMT VisitScotland As the first series of Outlander is released on DVD and blu-ray, Scottish locations associated with the hit television show are reporting a surge in visitor numbers.

Line-up confirmed for National Events Conference

Oct 30, 2015 12:40 GMT VisitScotland Brendan McClements, Chief Executive of Victorian Major Events Company, Australia, has been announced as the Key Note speaker for Scotland's National Events Conference on December 3

The World Is Not Enough on a Fred. Olsen cruise in 2016/17

Oct 30, 2015 11:57 GMT Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines This week, Britain’s most iconic and much-loved secret agent returns to the big screen, with the release of Spectre – the latest film in the James Bond franchise. To celebrate this ‘007’ news, Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines has put together its Top 10 James Bond ‘set-jetting’ cruises for 2016/17.

Isle be there

Oct 30, 2015 11:44 GMT VisitScotland Orkney makes World Travel Market debut. VisitScotland joins partners to showcase Scotland.

Scotland wins the right to host The 2019 Solheim Cup

Oct 30, 2015 10:42 GMT VisitScotland ​The Solheim Cup will be played at The Gleneagles Hotel in 2019 after the Ladies European Tour voted to stage the event in Scotland, the Home of Golf for the third time in its history.

Stena Explorer Makes Final Journey on Irish Sea

Oct 30, 2015 10:03 GMT Stena Line ​Stena Line's HSS vessel, the Stena Explorer, which operated on the Holyhead - Dun Laoghaire route between 1996 - 2014, is about to make her last journey on the Irish Sea as she makes her way to new owners and based in Turkey.

Center Parcs submits planning application for holiday Village in Ireland

Oct 30, 2015 09:52 GMT Center Parcs €233m development will add €1 billion to Ireland’s GDP over a 20 year period.

Scandic’s future leaders highlighted through internal program

Oct 30, 2015 09:00 GMT Scandic Hotels The talents of 2016 have now been selected for Scandic’s internal leadership program, Talent@Scandic, a one-year program that supports employees with the potential to become future leaders within the Group.

Map to Success

Oct 29, 2015 16:55 GMT VisitScotland Orienteering events generate over £9 million for economy