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Tourism

Bids invited for Cairngorm ski uplift review

A major independent and comprehensive review of uplift facilities and infrastructure at Scotland’s biggest snowsports destination is to g...

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Whisky, history and mystery all winners at Tourism Awards

Winners were announced in the annual Highlands and Islands Tourism Awards (HITA) which took place on Friday 4th November at the Drumossie...

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Cairngorm Snowfactory trial

The proposed trial of Snowfactory technology on Cairngorm Mountain will receive £25,800 from HIE if it goes ahead.

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CairnGorm Mountain clear up works

A major clear up project at CairnGorm Mountain is underway, involving the removal of the redundant infrastructure, including lift towers ...

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Support for Argyll tourism project

An ambitious three-year project to grow the tourism sector in Argyll and the Islands by at least £16million over three years has secured ...

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Cairngorm Mountain clear up works to begin

Major clear up works on Cairngorm Mountain, to notably improve the appearance of the Mountain to visitors when not covered in snow, are d...

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Cabinet secretary stresses public sector role in supporting NC500

The successful North Coast 500 tourist route will need strong co-ordinated support from the public sector to ensure its long term sustain...

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Impact of North Coast 500 route

The North Coast 500 (NC500) tourist route, launched in 2015, has had a positive impact on both visitor numbers and business trade.

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Masterplan agreed for CairnGorm Mountain

A new masterplan has been agreed that will see major improvements to visitor facilities on CairnGorm Mountain. Highlands and Islands Ent...

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Argyll hotel plans major upgrade

An Argyll hotel is to embark on a major upgrade that will boost its star rating and create new jobs. Loch Melfort Hotel, situated between...

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Official opening of Lews Castle, Museum and Archive

The Lews Castle Museum and Archive centre was officially opened on 6th March by Right Honourable Nicola Sturgeon MSP, First Minister of S...

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New raft of funding for marine tourism

Three public agencies have joined forces to establish Scotland as a top global destination for sailing.

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New research shows Scotland’s sailing sector set to benefit from £36.9 million

Scotland’s £130 million sailing tourism economy is set to grow by as much as 28% in the next seven years, according to new published rese...

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Discovering History, Heritage and Archaeology

The Year of History, Heritage and Archaeology runs throughout 2017. Work will build on the momentum generated by the previous years of ...

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Marine focus for Lochaber leisure business

Work has started on a £261,000 tourism development on the shores of Loch Linnhe.

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Mallaig hotel upgrade to create new jobs

A major investment at the West Highland Hotel in Mallaig is set to raise standards, create new jobs and help it progress towards year-rou...

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Ardnamurchan guest house expansion to create new jobs

A guest house situated within the heart of Moidart in the Ardnamurchan peninsula is expanding so that it can be open all year round....

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Workforce development key to future growth at wilderness hotel

Two hoteliers from north west Sutherland are investing heavily in developing the skills of their workforce in a bid to grow their tourism...

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