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Scottish Fair Trade Awards 2016

How cool is this, we’re hosting the Scottish Fair Trade Awards 2016 Click the link above to find out more about...

HIP Life

Super excited to have Jodie and Stephen coming to put their pop up shop, HIP life in place from Thursday 21/7/16...

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The Aesthetica Creative Writing Award Feeling creative…? Prizes £500 prize money for the Poetry winner £500 prize money for the Short Fiction winner Publication in...

The Smoke Fired Whole Foods Shop

We’re just back from the loveliest time away (again) at Cellardyke in Fife. Becoming a bit of a habit, twice so far this year and 3 (I think) last year. Discovered this lovely wee Whole Foods shop in neighbouring Crail. Well worth a look if you’re in..

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Owner of Books and Beans, Craig Willox

Wee interview we did a while back. Just came across it on t’internet!

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Farmers' market to be relaunched in Aberdeen with host of stalls set to return - Evening Express

Delighted to hear the Belmont Street Market is coming back. Last Saturday of every month. We missed one at the end of June but there’s a new organiser promising more variety and more stalls.

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It's that time of year when we get an upsurge in visitor numbers who may not be aware of our local flora and...

Deadline for submissions: 31 August 2017. £1,000 prize money for the Poetry winner £1,000 prize money for the...