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  June 2014

Queen’s Baton Relay: 1 – 6 July

by June 30, 2014

As we approach day 18 of the Queen’s Baton Relay, the baton has already been carried by approximately 2,000 batonbearers and...

Queen’s Baton Relay: 27 – 30 June

by June 26, 2014

Thundering northwards at an impressive rate, the Scottish leg of the Queen’s Baton Relay is in full momentum and Dundee...

History and golf – that’s par for the course in Scotland

by June 26, 2014

I guess you could say that it’s an unlikely match. Golf and history don’t seem like they would be natural...

Queen’s Baton Relay: 24 – 26 June

by June 23, 2014

The Queen’s Baton Relay is a quarter of the way through its Scottish leg already. So far, it has covered...

Armed Forces Day, Stirling: We talk to the Red Arrows

by June 19, 2014

For me personally, the sleek jets of the Red Arrows flying in formation, with their unmistakable blue, red and white...

Queen’s Baton Relay: 20 – 23 June

by June 18, 2014

After almost a week of travelling around Scotland’s southern parts, the Queen’s Baton is well on its way home to...

Quirky tales from Scotland’s pubs and bars

by June 18, 2014

In Scotland, a trip to the pub often involves more than just a drink and a chat: it can mean...

Queen’s Baton Relay: 18 – 19 June

by June 16, 2014

The Queen’s Baton Relay has made an emphatic arrival in Scotland, and so far it has been warmly welcomed with...

Getting into the swing of it

by June 13, 2014

Whilst playing on one of Scotland’s 550-plus golf courses, have you ever wished that there was more, that you could...

Queen’s Baton Relay: 14 – 17 June

by June 13, 2014

The Queen’s Baton is coming home, and you can be one of the first to see it. Making landfall in...

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