Isle of Arran, Scotland Newswire

Isle of Arran, Scotland Newswire

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  1. South Western Cuvee Royale Cotes de Gascogne 2015, France, available from Lidl. PA Photo/Handout.Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Swindon Advertiser

    Robert Burns is often referred to as the poet laureate of whisky, but you don't need to have Scottish roots to honour the birth date of Scotland's most famous bard. An institution for more than 200 years, Burns Night suppers are celebrated across the country, and rolling out the tartan carpet on January 25 is a great excuse to raise a dram, break into verse and praise his love of Scotch.

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  2. On the grapevine: Burns' night dramaRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | This is Wiltshire

    Robert Burns is often referred to as the poet laureate of whisky, but you don't need to have Scottish roots to honour the birth date of Scotland's most famous bard. An institution for more than 200 years, Burns Night suppers are celebrated across the country, and rolling out the tartan carpet on January 25 is a great excuse to raise a dram, break into verse and praise his love of Scotch.

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  3. Isle of Arran: Exploring the delights of 'Scotland in miniature'Read the original story

    Saturday Jan 14 | Scotsman.com

    We set off on our journey having been told to expect Scotland in miniature - and got what we wanted. Don't get me wrong, I love travelling abroad.

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  4. Five Scottish hostels in stunning locationsRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 11 | Scotsman.com

    WHERE but only in Scotland can you go hostelling and take in some of the best scenery and wildlife in the world. Loch Ossian Youth Hostel which, after 85 years, has now been connected to hot water, is considered the most remote in the country.

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  5. Exhibition of new sculptural works by Tim Pomeroy on view at the Fine Art SocietyRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 10 | Art Daily

    The Fine Art Society is presenting an exhibition of new sculptural works by Tim Pomeroy , one of the most respected carvers of his generation. The exhibition demonstrates Pomeroy's continued exploration into the relationship between the sacred, the natural world and the rhythmic geometries of everyday objects in this compelling show of 12 new works in stone and wood.

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  6. Deputy mayor Calum MacLeod's bold goals for WanakaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 10 | Southland Times

    The avid furniture recycler was born on Scotland's Isle of Arran and came to Wanaka in 1989 with his Kiwi wife, Andrea. He's also recycled himself through local politics: about 15 years ago, he took a turn on the Wanaka Community Board but withdrew from politics when children, Angus and Ngaio, arrived.

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  7. Brexit could cause hospitality crisis, warns Auchrannie hotel chiefRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 6 | Sunday Herald

    A DIRECTOR at a leading Scottish hotel has warned that an end to the free movement of people as a result of Brexit could lead Scottish hospitality businesses unable to fill positions. Colin Morrison, from the Auchrannie hotel and spa resort on the Isle of Arran has said the potential loss of staff or inability to recruit seasonal staff from the European Union was a concern.

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  8. Brexit could cause hospitality crisisRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 6 | Sunday Herald

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  9. Brexit could cause hospitality crisis, warns Auchrannie hotel chiefRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 6 | Sunday Herald

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  10. Linda Johnston from Auchrannie Hotel on Arran. Photo: John YoungRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 5 | Sunday Herald

    A DIRECTOR at a leading Scottish hotel has warned that an end to the free movement of people as a result of Brexit could lead Scottish hospitality businesses unable to fill positions. Colin Morrison, from the Auchrannie hotel and spa resort on the Isle of Arran has said the potential loss of staff or inability to recruit seasonal staff from the European Union was a concern.

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  11. Pete Stewart recommends ... malt whiskies for New YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 31 | Sunday Herald

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  12. Loyle Carner - Yesterday's Gone Album ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 28 | ContactMusic.com

    Loyle Carner is the sort of rapper you could take round to your nan's. She might chastise him for his seemingly habitual effing, but she'd definitely want to feed him up on ham rolls and Battenberg.

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  13. Christmas message from Simon Knight, headteacher at Helena Romanes SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 22 | Dunmow Broadcast

    As we come to the end of another busy year, it is a time to reflect on the successes of the school. Over the year we were honoured to welcome a number of guest speakers including a Holocaust survivor for the International Holocaust Memorial Day.

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  14. 'Very sad day': Legal error sees Scottish tenant farmers evicted after 22 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 29, 2016 | FarmingUK

    Two brothers have been evicted from a farm in Arran, Scotland after more than twenty years after a 'legal error' made in 2003. With the UK Supreme Court overruling legislation on tenant farming passed by the Scottish parliament 13 years ago, Ian and John Paterson who ran Glenree farm on the Isle of Arran for 22 years were evicted.

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  15. Brothers evicted from farm 'due to 2003 legal error'Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2016 | Sunday Herald

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  16. Scottish tenant farmers face eviction due to "legal error"Read the original story

    Nov 28, 2016 | Scotsman.com

    Two brothers face an uncertain future following their eviction from a farm after two decades as a result of what it is claimed was a "legal error" made in 2003. Ian and John Paterson, whose family have ran Glenree farm on the Isle of Arran for 22 years, were evicted on Monday.

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  17. Selling upRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 25, 2016 | BBC News

    John Paterson is one of a group of tenant farmers in Scotland facing eviction from their homes following a ruling by the UK Supreme Court. It overruled a law passed by the Scottish Parliament in 2003 which granted the farmers a secure tenancy, after finding it breached their landlords' human rights.

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  18. Nicola Sturgeon invited to sell-off as farmers evictedRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 24, 2016 | Sunday Herald

    TWO island farmers have invited Nicola Sturgeon to attend a sell-off of all their stock after their tenancy was ended due to legislation aimed at protecting their rights that they claim is flawed. John Paterson, 34, a tenant of Glenree Farm on the Isle of Arran and his brother Ian, 26, are holding a "waygoing" sale today at the farm as they prepare to quit after the end of their tenancy under the controversial limited partnership agreement.

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  19. Arts News: Fred Morrison tour; extra Multiplicity date; Ross Couper & ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 22, 2016 | Sunday Herald

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  20. Ayr solicitor fined A 8000 over purchase of house and drafting of will his family profited fromRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2016 | The Daily Record

    An Ayr solicitor has been fined 8000 for misconduct over his involvement in a house purchase and the drafting of a will which his family profited from. The 46-year-old runs Ayr-based law firm Sprang Terras Solicitors and is a church elder.

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