‘Enough is enough’ – Pest Solutions launches litter campaign and calls on the next UK Government to rid our streets of rodent-friendly litter

Dylan MacdonaldPest Solutions

Pest Solutions, the award-winning UK pest control business, has today (18 June) launched a litter purge to tackle the growing amount of rubbish in towns and cities across the UK, which contributes to the rise of rodents and other pests in businesses and homes, creating what is becoming a public health emergency.

Stagecoach West Scotland is excited to announce the return of the 'Doonfest Express', which will offer free late-night bus travel for festival goers at Doonfest on the weekend of July 5th and 6th. This service was well received at last year's festival and attendees will once again be able to hop on a Stagecoach bus from the festival site in Dalrymple to get home safely to Ayr after the festival. 

Stagecoach Proudly Supports Doonfest 2024 with Free Late-Night Bus Service

Declan BarbourStagecoach West Scotland

Stagecoach West Scotland is excited to announce the return of the ‘Doonfest Express’, which will offer free late-night bus travel for festival goers at Doonfest on the weekend of July 5th and 6th. This service was well received at last year’s festival and attendees will once again be able to hop on a Stagecoach bus from the festival site in Dalrymple to get home safely to Ayr after the festival. 

Forth Green Freeport is "Open of Business" as tax sites go live

Forth Green Freeport is “Open for Business” as tax sites go live

Declan BarbourForth Green Freeport, General News

The Forth Green Freeport (FGF) is officially “open for business” today, 12 June 2024, following approval from the Scottish and UK Governments of its Outline Business Case and the designation of its three tax sites located in Grangemouth, Rosyth, Mid-Forth (Leith and Burntisland). This major step unlocks the investment incentives to deliver the green freeport vision.

Plans unveiled for £25m malt whisky distillery at Inveraray Castle

Plans unveiled for £25m malt whisky distillery at Inveraray Castle

Declan BarbourGeneral News

Argyll Estates and European spirits company, Stock Spirits Group, owner of the Clan Campbell whisky brand, have lodged a Planning Application Notification with Argyll and Bute Council for the construction of a £25 million (EUR 30 million) malt whisky distillery at Inveraray Castle, seat of the Duke of Argyll, who is Chief of Clan Campbell. It will be named Inveraray Distillery and, once completed, it will create more than 20 local jobs.

Pest Solutions driving forward net zero ambitions as part of Step Up to Net Zero programme

Pest Solutions driving forward net zero ambitions as part of Step Up to Net Zero programme

Declan BarbourPest Solutions

Pest Solutions, the award-winning UK pest control business based in Glasgow, is leading the way on prioritising sustainability and the journey to net zero in the pest control industry as part of the Glasgow Chamber of Commerce ‘Step Up to Net Zero’ programme.

Fully funded by Glasgow City Council and the UK Shared Prosperity Fund, delivered by Glasgow Chamber of Commerce, this project aims to support the city’s net zero ambitions and create jobs.

Loch Duart Salmon renews support for West Sutherland Fisheries Trust to help its work on wild fisheries conservation

Loch Duart Salmon renews support for West Sutherland Fisheries Trust to help its work on wild fisheries conservation

Declan BarbourLoch Duart

Loch Duart, the salmon farm based in the North West of Scotland, has announced it will continue working with the West Sutherland Fisheries Trust (WSFT) as an independent monitor and auditor of its fish health data for another three years. With Loch Duart’s renewed support, WFST can continue its vital work in the conservation of wild fisheries. Loch Duart’s working relationship with WSFT goes back to 1999, the year the salmon farm was founded. The verification partnership, which began in 2021, grants WSFT unprecedented access to Loch Duart’s sites; this ensures continued transparency in fish health data reporting and upholds the company’s commitment to doing things the “Loch Duart way.”

Graven celebrates being part of award-winning team as Statkraft takes home BCO Scottish Design Award

Dylan MacdonaldGraven

A project with innovation and sustainability at its heart has taken home a prestigious award at this year’s British Council for Offices (BCO) Scottish Awards in Glasgow. Europe’s largest renewable energy producer, Statkraft, commissioned Graven to design their first dedicated office in Scotland and, alongside a talented project team, delivered a vibrant, fun and sustainable space in the historic Garment Factory building in Glasgow’s Merchant City.