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The Thistles Goes Green

28/06/2016
Renewed Commitment Follows Award Winning Year of Environmental Achievements  The Thistles Shopping Centre in Stirling has reaffirmed its commitment to further strengthening its green credentials for 2016. This follows a successful ‘green’ 2015 which saw the centre win two National Awards for Environmental Excellence, one of which was a highly prestigious Green Apple Award, as […]

A SPECIAL WELCOME FOR CHINESE VISITORS

19/02/2015
A new name in Mandarin for Stirling’s National Wallace Monument has been proposed by Chinese travellers who voted in the VisitBritain ‘GREAT Names for GREAT Britain’ campaign, which was launched in China by the UK’s national tourism marketing agency in December 2014 .The suggested name for the city’s famous landmark which received the highest number […]

Ryder Cup legacy remains

02/12/2014
• Ryder Cup legacy will remain for the local community • Local community and services thanked for their support The final pieces of infrastructure, grandstands and temporary facilities built for The 2014 Ryder Cup are expected to be removed this week (w/c 17th November), bringing to a close the world-class sporting event. The move comes as a […]

Four Stars For Top Stirling Attraction

10/11/2014
The Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders Museum has received a real boost from the Quality Assurance team at Visit Scotland, after maintaining its 4 star rating for another year, assuring the public of its excellent standard. The Museum traces the history of the 91st Argyllshire Highlanders and the 93rd Sutherland Highlanders up to the time of […]

C-N-Do Scotland in final for Green Tourism Award

21/08/2014
C-N-Do Scotland, Scotland’s longest established walking tour operator, has been shortlisted for this year’s coveted Green Tourism Goldstar Awards. Once of 60 UK finalists drawn from a total of more than 2,400 contenders whittled down to make the list of nominations for 13 award categories, C-N-Do Scotland is shortlisted in the Tour Operator category. Now […]