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  Jack Gorman

Jack is a Media Editor at VisitScotland. Originally from Fife, he is now based in Edinburgh and enjoys exploring Scotland, radio, sandwiches, Arrested Development and terrible dad jokes.

Radio 1’s Big Weekend in Glasgow

by January 31, 2014

  We all know that 2014 is going to be a huge year for Glasgow, with the XX Commonwealth Games,...

The Railway Man

by December 6, 2013

  Back in May 2012 I wrote a piece about a film being shot in the East Neuk of Fife,...

What do lawnmowers, golf, sheep and Groundskeeper Willie all have in common?

by October 18, 2013

When you think of Scotland and lawnmowers, a rather strange combination I’ll admit, you would be forgiven for conjuring up...

A little bit of weekend glamping

by July 24, 2013

The word ‘wigwam’ is quite fun to say and as it turns out, they’re even more fun to stay in....

Why is there a dinosaur ravaged car on Princes Street?

by June 26, 2013

It’s a widely known fact that everyone loves dinosaurs…and by default, everyone also loves Jurassic Park. The first film was...

Come visit the ‘best museum in the UK’

by June 26, 2013

We’re always telling you how amazing the attractions in Edinburgh are…and why wouldn’t we, there’s so much to see and...

The Wilderness Episodes

by June 12, 2013

One of Scotland’s leading adventure travel companies – Wilderness Scotland – has visited many of our country’s wildest and most...

Gardening Scotland 2013

by June 3, 2013

In case you weren’t already aware, this year we are celebrating the Year of Natural Scotland. And all last weekend...

The East Neuk, the perfect getaway – iris my case…

by May 15, 2012

  Finally after several years and various spin-offs, the original cast from American Pie are back on screens across Scotland...

Read All About It! (clever huh?)

by May 3, 2012

  The first time I ever went to a gig at Edinburgh Castle, ladies three times my age were throwing their...

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